Theranos to pay Arizona customers $4.7 million in settlementStaff Writer | April 18, 2017
Health technology company Theranos announced an agreement with the Arizona Attorney General’s office whereby the company will reimburse Arizona residents for all amounts they paid for Theranos blood testing services between 2013 and 2016.
Health Theranos agreed to return $4.65 million
Theranos said that including all consumers who had tests over that time period demonstrated the company’s commitment to resolving the issue amicably on behalf of Arizonans and working collaboratively with state officials.
With the agreement, both parties intend to resolve all existing or potential claims against Theranos, which settled the matter without any admission of liability.
The company also affirmed that it will not own or operate a CLIA-licensed laboratory in Arizona for two years, commencing March 28, 2017, and will pay the attorney general’s office $200,000 in civil penalties and $25,000 in attorneys’ fees and other legal costs. ■