Law360 Quotes Hunter Shkolnik On Witheld Opioid Evidence
September 2, 2020
A group of Ohio cities and counties asked the federal judge overseeing the opioid multidistrict litigation to sanction Teva and Allergan for the "willful" failure to produce an audit report over suspicious orders of opioids during discovery.
"It was quite a surprise to see that Allergan and Teva withheld this highly relevant evidence which clearly shows the extent of their liability for the opioid crisis," Hunter Shkolnik of Napoli Shkolnik PLLC, counsel for the plaintiffs, told Law360 on Tuesday. "We hope the court issues the appropriate sanction."