A sales manager who ''just couldn't abide'' by the way Merck wanted him to market the drugs Vioxx and Zocor to doctors took the lonely step of filing a whistleblower suit against his employer.Click here to read the article.
Seven years later, Merck & Co. will pay $671 million to settle complaints it overcharged government health programs and gave doctors improper inducements to prescribe its drugs.
Friday, February 08, 2008
Merck settles whistleblower suit
From the New York Times article: