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Pfizer must pay $142M over Neurontin marketing

Drug maker Pfizer violated the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act by engaging in a fraudulent marketing scheme promoting the epilepsy drug Neurontin for “off-label” uses, the 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in affirming judgment.

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Employment bonus excluded from bankruptcy estate

A debtor’s bankruptcy estate did not include an employment bonus she received after filing for Chapter 7 protection, the Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals has ruled in reversing judgment.

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Benchmarks: Comp recipient didn’t forfeit benefits by ‘working’

An employer thought it had caught a supposedly disabled employee dead to rights when a private investigator’s surveillance video showed the employee working at her boyfriend’s herbal remedies store. But a state top court decided Friday that her workers’ compensation ...

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