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 […]

Plaintiffs Petition Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation for Consolidated Docket in National Opioid Litigation

Please contact The Ahearne Law Firm, PLLC at (845) 986-2777 for an initial consultation and case evaluation. Plaintiffs in a majority of opioid lawsuits filed nationwide have petitioned a federal judicial panel to have the cases consolidated before a single federal judge in either Ohio or Illinois. In a motion filed on September 25th with the Judicial […]