|Company name||United Therapeutics Corporation|
NEW YORK, July 27, 2017 – Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against United Therapeutics Corporation (NYSE: UTHR). Our investigation concerns whether United Therapeutics has violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.
On July 27, 2017, UTHR disclosed that they “are engaged in settlement negotiations with the DOJ” and that they “expect any such settlement would include a settlement payment to the government, and it may also include non-monetary obligations, such as entering into a corporate integrity agreement (CIA).” They further stated that “We may be required to incur significant future costs to comply with the CIA” and that “during the second quarter of 2017, we recorded a $210.0 million accrual relating to this matter.”
Following this news, shares of United Therapeutics fell $6.30, or 4.79%, to close at $125.10 on July 27, 2017.
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