|Company name||Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc.|
NEW YORK, February 11, 2019 – Bragar Eagel & Squire, P.C. is investigating potential claims against Vanda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: VNDA). Our investigation concerns whether Vanda has violated the federal securities laws and/or engaged in other unlawful business practices.
On February 11, 2019, Aurelius Value published an article titled, “Vanda: In the Land of The Blind, The One-Eyed Man is King.” According to this article, a 150-page whistleblower lawsuit contains detailed allegations that, “Vanda has engaged in a series of fraudulent schemes, some personally orchestrated by [its CEO], to defraud government payors.” The whistleblower lawsuit alleges “illegal off-label promotion of both of Vanda’s drugs, Vanda’s participation in a fraud involving doctors writing hundreds of ‘fake prescriptions’ and pocketing cash using Vanda-issued copay cards, falsified documents in internal systems, and resignations of senior executives who refused to participate in illegal activity.”
On this news, Vanda’s share price has fallen by more than 6% intraday.
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