Despite Fanfare, $26B Opioid Offer Far From Finish Line
Law360 (July 21, 2021, 11:54 PM EDT) -- Wednesday's $26 billion offer from four drug companies to settle thousands of opioid crisis lawsuits might mark the beginning of the end for opioid litigation more broadly — but only if the offer is actually accepted, which appears far from certain.
The New York attorney general and six other state attorneys general on Wednesday formally announced a global opioid settlement worth $26 billion with Johnson & Johnson and the nation's three largest drug distributors. (iStock) The offer got a ceremonious unveiling Wednesday afternoon at separate Zoom events: one hosted by a bipartisan team of state attorneys general, and another hosted by lead lawyers for...
Stay ahead of the curve
In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.
Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!