FTC Imposes Conditions on Combination of Pfizer Inc.’s Upjohn and Mylan N.V.* Pharmaceutical companies Pfizer Inc. and Mylan N.V. have agreed to divest assets and abide by other conditions to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that the proposed combination of Upjohn Inc. and Mylan N.V. will harm current or future competition in ten generic drug markets. Under the proposed deal, Pfizer Inc. will spin off its Upjohn division—which includes Pfizer’s authorized generic business Greenstone, LLC—and combine it with Mylan. The new entity will be called Viatris. Pfizer will receive $12 billion from Viatris as partial consideration for the Upjohn spin-off. The FTC’s complaint

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