Law360: Hunter Shkolnik On State AGs and Purdue Ch. 11 Plan
March 19, 2021
However, the Sacklers are widely seen as the public face of the addiction crisis, and Hunter Shkolnik of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, who represents local governments in litigation over the opioid crisis, told Law360 that he wasn’t surprised by the instant outcry from attorneys general.
“There are some AGs that want a deal at all costs. There are other ones that want to extract a pound of flesh from the Sacklers,” Shkolnik said. “Should they be allowed to walk away with the little bit of money they’re paying? That’s the real issue that’s moving this.”