Start Date: 1993
Financial penalties: $10 million
End Date: 2005
This is a classic consent decree in all respects but one: Warner Lambert pleaded guilty to charges of intent to defraud and mislead the government, says PRTM. Decrees often spare the company from any admission of wrongdoing.
Conditions included third-party certification of manufacturing process compliance with GMPs.
Certification by consultants also was required for facility laboratories, and lab workers were retrained.