Publication Source Archive: Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters: Drug Companies avert landmark trial in OH

| Download
Source: Thomson Reuters
The deal settles claims brought by Ohio’s Cuyahoga and Summit counties, which had accused the companies of fueling a nationwide opioid crisis. Some 400,000 U.S. overdose deaths between 1997 and 2017 were linked to opioids, according to government data. The settlement, if extrapolated to nationwide deal resolving all litigation or the four defendants, suggests a…Read the article