Ogdensburg (NY) Joins Opioid “Mega-Lawsuit”
March 28, 2019
Source: Watertown Daily Times
Ogdensburg City Council unanimously voted Monday to enter into an agreement with the law firm of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC to represent Ogdensburg in a coordinated legal action by counties and cities against the manufacturers and distributors of opioids.
yers for Napoli Shkolnik, of New York City, are planning to argue in court that so-called “big pharma” should shoulder the the financial burden encumbered by counties, cities and other municipalities that have been severely affected in recent years by spiking addiction levels.