Opioids
Opioid Litigation Update

Opioid Litigation Update

Opening statements in the sprawling opioids trial pursued by the state of New York and Nassau and Suffolk counties against seven defendant manufacturers and suppliers began on June 29 with four hours of presentations. The case is the first one involving opioids to be...

Opioid Litigation Update

Opioid Litigation Update

The first bellwether trial in the sprawling multidistrict opioid litigation began on May 3 in West Virginia federal court.  The plaintiffs in the trial, Cabell County and the city of Huntington, West Virginia, which many consider the epicenter of the opioid drug...

Litigation Update: Opioid MDL Developments

Litigation Update: Opioid MDL Developments

In response to motions opposing additional bellwether trials filed on March 26 and March 29 by the nations’ biggest pharmacy chains, Judge Aaron Dan Polster issued an order rejecting the objections and reaffirming his plan to schedule an additional five trials in the...