In early January 2024, the District of Columbia dismissed Humana’s civil lawsuit with prejudice against Walgreens Boots Alliance (“Walgreens”) after the parties reached a $360 million settlement agreement. Humana originally received a $642... Read More
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The pharmacy benefits landscape is changing for large employer groups and affecting all parties in the drug supply chain.  Recent federal actions, such as the Federal Trade Commission’s investigation into Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBMs”)... Read More
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The pharmacy benefits landscape is changing for large employer groups and affecting all parties in the drug supply chain.  Recent federal actions, such as the Federal Trade Commission’s investigation into Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBMs”)... Read More
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Shakespeare’s Hamlet uttered “to be or not to be, that is the question”. Well, large employer groups face a new question, “to sue or not to sue”.  Perhaps a little dramatic, but in the rapidly evolving landscape of healthcare and drug... Read More
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The pharmacy benefits landscape is changing for large employer groups and affecting all parties in the drug supply chain.  Recent federal actions, such as the Federal Trade Commission’s investigation into Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBMs”)... Read More
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In a significant development that could impact the future of prescription drug costs, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced an expansion of its investigation into the country’s leading Pharmacy Benefit Managers (“PBMs”). ... Read More
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Frier Levitt Life Sciences attorneys, Dae Y. Lee, Pharm.D., Esq., CPBS and Jonathan Levitt, Esq. co-authored an article titled: “The Consolidated Appropriations Act and PBM Transparency” in Pharmaceutical Executive on May 12, 2023. In this... Read More
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