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Emergent faces lawsuit, congressional scrutiny over COVID vaccine production troubles

April 21, 2021

The Maryland company that recently had to pause COVID-19 vaccine production over quality issues in its Baltimore plant now also faces a shareholder lawsuit and a congressional investigation for its behavior during the pandemic. An institutional shareholder filed a lawsuit Monday in U.S. District Court for Maryland that seeks class-action status for what it alleges were false statements by Emergent BioSolutions and some of the Gaithersburg-based company’s executives about its readiness to mass-produce vaccine.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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