A.G. Schneiderman Announces National Settlement With Medtronic For Medicaid Violations
NEW YORK - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced that 46 states and the District of Columbia have reach a settlement agreement with Minnesota-based company Medtronic to resolve claims under the False Claims Act that Medtronic improperly induced physicians to recommend Medtronic devices to treat cardiac rhythmic disease. New York led a national team composed of members from Oregon, Texas and California to negotiate the settlement. The federal government settled its matter in May of this year.
- Date:September 18, 2014
- Agency:New York Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies