National Opiate Litigation News: Opioid MDL Judge Wants Quick and Comprehensive Settlement

As reported in our blog post, Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation Centralizes Lawsuits to Form Opioid Epidemic MDL (In Re: National Prescription Opiate Litigation, MDL No. 2804), the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) consolidated 155 opioid suits from 25 courts, and chose District Judge Dan Polster of the Northern District of Ohio in Cleveland to preside […]

Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation Centralizes Lawsuits to Form Opioid Epidemic MDL (In Re: National Prescription Opiate Litigation, MDL No. 2804)

For more information, please contact The Ahearne Law Firm, PLLC for an initial consultation and case evaluation. Call nationwide at (845) 986-2777. On December 5th, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) consolidated 155 opioid suits from 25 courts, and chose District Judge Dan Polster of the Northern District of Ohio in Cleveland to preside over them […]

Opioid Epidemic Lawsuits: Orange County and Other Local Governments vs. Big Pharma

For more information, please contact The Ahearne Law Firm, PLLC at (845) 986-2777 for an initial consultation and case evaluation. As reported in our blog post, Orange County Sues Drug Makers and Doctors Over Opioid Addiction Crisis, Orange County announced in May that it started a lawsuit against Purdue Pharma L.P.; Purdue Pharma Inc.; The Purdue Frederick Company, Inc.; Teva […]