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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…

Improper Marketing of Zyprexa

Eli Lilly paid $62 million to settle state lawsuits alleging it improperly marketed its antipsychotic drug Zyprexa for use beyond its U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved uses. The states alleged Eli Lilly engaged in unfair and deceptive practices when it marketed Zyprexa for off-label uses and failed to adequately disclose the drug’s potential side effects to healthcare providers.

Misconduct Type
Health
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Settlement
Date of Settlement Announcement
10/7/2008
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Eli Lilly and Company $62,000,000
Further Information Released
California Final Judgment 10/8/2008
California AG Press Release 10/7/2008

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database