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Lawsuit accuses Gilead of propping up cost of HIV treatments by blocking generic competition

A scientist at Gilead Sciences analyzes patient antibody levels at the Gilead laboratory in Foster City, California. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Pharmaceutical giant Gilead Sciences engaged in a “long-running scheme” to block generic competition of its combination drug “cocktails” to treat HIV, a new California lawsuit filed on Monday alleges. The… Read More »

OxyContin manufacturer blasted in NY lawsuit over ‘criminal addicts’ email

A lawsuit filed by New York Attorney General Letitia James blasted the owner of the company that manufactures OxyContin, saying he lamented that “criminal addicts” are portrayed as victims in society. The lawsuit claims that Richard Sackler, the owner of OxyContin manufacturer Purdue Pharma LP, described in a company email individuals who were addicted to… Read More »

LifeBridge Health faces class-action lawsuit stemming from massive cyberbreach in 2016

Law firm Murphy, Falcon & Murphy has filed a statewide class action lawsuit against Baltimore provider LifeBridge Health on behalf of more than 530,000 consumers whose personal information including Social Security numbers, birth dates, names, addresses, health insurance information, client treatment information, and medical diagnoses were stolen. The data breach occurred on or about September… Read More »