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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Daniel v. Wyeth (Prempro)

In February 2011, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania reinstated a jury award of $1,681,650 in compensatory damages and an undisclosed award of punitive damages (reported to be $8.6 million) against Wyeth in a lawsuit filed in 2004 by Mary Daniel, who claimed the hormone replacement drug Prempro caused her to develop breast cancer.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Appellate Court Ruling
2/7/2011
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Wyeth $1,681,650
Further Information Released
Appellate Opinion 5/24/2011

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