We represented Medco Health Solutions in a putative class action lawsuit alleging that Medco improperly audited and withheld payments to certain classes of pharmacies. Medco asserted counterclaims against the named plaintiff pharmacies, alleging that the pharmacies fraudulently inflated the price of compounded prescriptions. The case was settled in March 2015. Settlement details have not been disclosed.
Medco Health Solutions (formerly NYSE: MHS) is a pharmacy benefits manager acquired by Express Scripts (NASDAQ: ESRX) in April 2012.