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Forest

Forest Laboratories is a drug company based in New York City. In September 2010, one of its subsidiaries, Forest Pharmaceuticals, pleaded guilty and agreed to pay $313 million related to a host of misconduct allegations involving three drugs.

Forest Laboratories began reporting payments for consulting, speaking, meals, travel and educational items as of January 2012. It also reports research payments in a separate report.

See all Forest payments, or visit Forest's transparency page.

Notable drugs

Payment Reports

2012 Jan. to Dec.

Avg. Quarterly Total
Speaking $10,081,469 $40,325,874
Meals $3,032,478 $12,129,912
Travel $1,065,428 $4,261,713
Consulting $282,717 $1,130,869
Items, Gifts $30,152 $120,608
Adjustment -$1,038 -$4,152
$14,491,206 $57,964,824

2012 Jan. to Dec. Research

Avg. Quarterly Total
Research $10,332,106 $41,328,424
$10,332,106 $41,328,424

Total Payments by State

State Total
California $11,614,982
Florida $9,736,509
New York $6,531,662
Texas $6,508,576
New Jersey $6,299,519
Pennsylvania $4,782,902
Ohio $4,059,327
Illinois $3,906,773
Georgia $3,063,527
Michigan $2,864,084
Massachusetts $2,684,538
Indiana $2,630,612
Missouri $2,434,471
North Carolina $2,413,410
Virginia $1,808,386
Tennessee $1,806,806
Connecticut $1,566,435
Washington $1,566,223
Colorado $1,506,497
Arizona $1,471,778
Maryland $1,397,790
Kansas $1,369,433
Louisiana $1,341,922
Wisconsin $1,313,262
Oklahoma $1,298,908
South Carolina $1,195,397
Alabama $1,168,403
Kentucky $1,143,282
Oregon $1,088,069
Mississippi $813,883
Utah $799,437
Nebraska $781,038
Arkansas $664,170
Nevada $651,210
Iowa $618,374
Minnesota $534,503
New Mexico $530,542
West Virginia $507,331
Idaho $432,904
New Hampshire $424,349
Delaware $391,145
District of Columbia $373,904
Rhode Island $353,808
Hawaii $190,540
Puerto Rico $187,442
Maine $127,122
South Dakota $125,369
North Dakota $80,662
Montana $60,916
Alaska $34,774
Vermont $25,809
Wyoming $8,164
[Unknown State] $2,369