HBW Insight is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. For high-quality copies or electronic reprints for distribution to colleagues or customers, please call +44 (0) 20 3377 3183

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

J&J exec acquittal in Retina-A case follows testimony relating misunderstanding.

This article was originally published in The Rose Sheet

Executive Summary

ORTHO EXEC ACQUITTAL IN RETIN-A CASE FOLLOWS TESTIMONY by former Ortho Dermatologics Division President Lester Riley claiming that the shredding of key documents related to the promotion of Retin-A for photoaging was a result of a misunderstanding. Riley was acquitted by a Newark, NJ jury on Dec. 1 of four counts of conspiring to defraud FDA by directing the destruction of such documents. Earlier in the year, Ortho pleaded guilty to 10 counts of obstruction of justice and persuading employees to destroy documents relating to Retin-A promotion in photoaging. The Johnson & Johnson division paid a $7.5 mil. fine.
Advertisement
Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

RS002368

Ask The Analyst

Please Note: You can also Click below Link for Ask the Analyst
Ask The Analyst

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel