GSK to pay $750m fine over sub-standard drugs

December 2010
TCE: The Chemical Engineer;Dec2010/Jan2011, Issue 834, p12
Academic Journal
The article reports on the guilty plea of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) to charges that its subsdiary SB Pharmco Puerto Rico produced adulterated drugs and has agreed to pay a 750 million-dollar fine with the U.S. Department of Justice.


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