Ultrasound Gel Maker Pleads Guilty To Distributing Contaminated Product

(July 13, 2016, 7:22 AM EDT) -- NEWARK, N.J. — Pharmaceutical Innovations Inc. on July 6 pleaded guilty in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey to two misdemeanor counts of distributing contaminated ultrasound gel (United States of America v. Pharmaceutical Innovations, Inc., No. 16-cr-316, and United States of America v. Pharmaceutical Innovations, Inc., et al., No. 14-cv-06139, D. N.J.).

(Criminal plea agreement available. Document #28-160714-022P.)

Judge Esther Salas sentenced the company to two years of probation and ordered it to pay a criminal fine of $50,000 and to forfeit...
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