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Perrigo disclosed the Department of Justice, armed with search warrants, raided its corporate offices as part of an ongoing investigation related to drug pricing in the pharmaceutical industry. As previously noted, the Justice Department antitrust division is looking at industry-wide pricing practices. Perrigo would only say it’s taking the investigation seriously and is cooperating with the appropriate authorities.

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  • Very interesting coincidence – Justice Department raids Perrigo … and former CEO seeks ‘name change’ (ok, at Valeant). An attempt, perhaps, to disappear from the prosecutorial view? Just pure coincidence, of course ….

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