At a court hearing on November 24, 2020, a bankruptcy judge approved a settlement entered in late October between Purdue Pharma L.P. (“Purdue”) and the Department of Justice (“DOJ”), under which Purdue Pharma L.P. plead guilty in New Jersey... Read More
Pain Management Compliance | White Collar Defense and Government Investigation

According to a recent Department of Justice (“DOJ”) announcement, CVS Health’s subsidiary, Omnicare, which provides pharmacy services to long-term care facilities, will pay $15.3 million to the United States to resolve allegations that it... Read More
Community, Retail Pharmacies | Life Sciences | Pain Management Compliance | Pharmacy Law | Specialty Pharmacies

As we reported here, attorneys representing state and local governments in the opioid litigation issued subpoenas to pharmacies that purchased narcotics from certain wholesalers and distributors.  Notably concerning, the same attorneys are now... Read More
Blogs & Articles | Pain Management Compliance | Pharmacy Law | Physician Dispensing

As New Jersey has become a hotspot in the COVID-19 outbreak, physicians and the public-at-large are looking for any remedies that may help alleviate symptoms or assist recovery.  One hot topic has been the use of hydroxychloroquine.  Originally an... Read More
Blogs & Articles | Community, Retail Pharmacies | COVID-19 Resources | Healthcare Law | Life Sciences | Pain Management Compliance | Physician Dispensing | Specialty Pharmacies

Frier Levitt attorney Jonathan E. Levitt, Esq., secured a complete trial victory in Bergen County New Jersey in a month-long bench trial for a prominent New Jersey Medical Practice specializing in anesthesiology and pain management. Following a full... Read More
Pain Management Compliance | Pharmacy Law | Recent Successes