Federal regulator sues Amazon to force recall of hazardous products

Safety regulators are suing Amazon to force it to recall hazardous products sold on its site, including flammable children’s pajamas, faulty carbon monoxide detectors and hair dryers that don’t protect users from getting electrocuted. Read More...

Evening Standard

Drug companies fined £260 million for ‘colluding to overcharge the NHS by hundreds of millions of pounds’

Drug companies ripped off the NHS by buying off potential rivals to their medicines to stop them competing, leading to scandalous price rises to the cash-strapped health service of more than 10,000%, regulators said today. Private equity giant Cinven, which owned one of the firms, has also been fined over the scandal. The scandal involved hydrocortisone tablets, which tens of thousands of people rely on to treat life threatening conditions .

Read More