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USA: 21 states reject $18 billion proposal to settle opioid lawsuits in hopes of higher compensation
Author: Tom Hals & Diane Bartz, Reuters
"U.S. states reject $18 billion proposal to settle opioid lawsuits, discussions ongoing: sources," 14 Feb 2020...
Author: Associated Press
"Companies Reach $260 Million Deal to Settle Opioids Lawsuit", 21 Oct 2019...
Author: CNBC (USA)
"Top drug distributors in talks to settle opioid litigation for $18 billion, report says", 15 Oct 2019...
Nearly 200 CEOs say their companies are committed to delivering value to all stakeholders, not just shareholders
On August 19, 2019, the Business Roundtable (BRT), a lobbying group composed of leading CEOs in the US, released an updated Statement on the Purpose of a Corporation. This statement expresses a fundamental commitment to all stakeholders, including...
USA: Washington State’s Attorney General launches lawsuit against 3 opioids distributors over alleged negligence for not suspending & reporting suspicious orders from pharmacies
Author: Nina Shapiro, Seattle Times (USA)
"Ferguson continues fight against companies profiting from opioids with lawsuit against distributors", 12 Mar 2019...
USA: Rise in opioids deaths leads state officials to file claims against drug firms and distributors
USA: New York City files lawsuit against opioid manufacturers & distributors in relation to deadly epidemic
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Author: Office of New York City Mayor
Mayor Bill de Blasio.. announced the City had filed a lawsuit...in New York State Supreme Court to hold manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioids to account for their part in the City’s ongoing deadly opioid epidemic. The lawsuit aims to...
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