Kickback Lawsuit Against Forest Pharmaceuticals Dismissed Without Prejudice

Mealey's (January 15, 2016, 11:52 AM EST) -- MILWAUKEE — A Wisconsin federal judge on Jan. 6 dismissed a False Claims Act lawsuit against Forest Pharmaceuticals Inc. but allowed the whistle-blower to file a second amended complaint (United States of America, ex rel. Kurt Kroening v. Forest Pharmaceuticals, Inc., et al., No. 12-366, E.D. Wis.; 2016 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 3509).

(Kroening opinion available. Document #28-160121-004Z.)

In 2012, Kurt Kroening, a former sales representative for Forest Pharmaceuticals, filed a qui tam complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin against the...
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