Latest U.S. Justice Department Stories

2012-01-11 23:10:00

Parker Waichman LLP Pledges to Continue its Fight on Behalf of Guatemalans who were Allegedly Infected with Syphilis and Other Sexually Transmitted Diseases In the Course of Non-Consensual Medical

Merck To Pay $950M To Settle Vioxx Dispute
2011-11-23 06:47:38

Drugmaker Merck & Co will pay $950 million to settle criminal and civil charges that it marketed its Vioxx for an unapproved use, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday.

Seven States Join Lawsuit Blocking AT&T, T-Mobile Merger
2011-09-18 04:24:47

Seven states have joined the U.S. Justice Department in their antitrust lawsuit seeking to block AT&T's attempted $39 billion takeover of T-Mobile.

2011-03-19 06:25:00

On Friday, the US Justice Department fined Korean-based Samsung SDI a total of $32 million for its involvement in an Asian price fixing ring for a key computer monitor component.

2011-02-16 14:19:11

Google is promising better bargains and more convenience by melding the Internet search leader's wizardry with the Web's top airline-fare tracker, ITA Software.

2011-01-26 13:20:00

The US Justice Department wants Internet service providers and cell phone companies to hold on to records longer to help with criminal prosecutions.

2010-11-30 08:43:00

Google's Anticompetitive Tactics Will Be Topic At Group's Conference Wednesday WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Consumer Watchdog today welcomed the European Union's antitrust investigation of Google and reiterated its call for the U.S.

2010-09-02 06:20:00

Allergan Inc, maker of the popular Botox anti-wrinkle treatment, said on Wednesday that it had agreed to pay $600 million to settle an investigation into whether the company had illegally marketed the drug for off-label uses.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.