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Pharmaceutical Company to Pay $3.5M to Resolve Allegations of Paying Kickbacks to Doctors

PHILADELPHIA - U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain announced that pharmaceutical company Almirall, LLC, formerly named Aqua Pharmaceuticals, LLC ("Aqua"), will pay $3.5 million to resolve allegations that it employed illegal kickbacks to incentivize physicians to prescribe Aqua's dermatology pharmaceutical drugs.


Action Details

  • Date:May 29, 2019
  • Agency:U.S. Attorney
  • Enforcement Types:
    • Criminal and Civil Actions