U.S. v. Sandoz Inc.


Sandoz Inc. was charged with participating in four conspiracies to suppress and eliminate competition by agreeing to allocate customers, rig bids, and fix prices for generic drugs.  The charged conspiracies took place between 2013 and 2015.

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Deferred Prosecution Agreement (March 2, 2020)

Information (March 2, 2020)

Case Open Date: 
Monday, March 2, 2020
Incident Date: 
Monday, March 2, 2020
Case Name: 
United States v. Sandoz Inc.
Case Type: 
Case Violation: 
Bid Rigging
Customer, Territorial or Market Allocation - Horizontal
Price Fixing - Horizontal
Sandoz Inc.; Generic Drugs
Generic Drugs
Industry Code: 
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
Antitrust Division
Updated June 4, 2020