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Purdue Pharma, U.S. States Agree to New Opioid Settlement
It could be more than $10 billion.
Mar 3rd, 2022
OxyContin Maker's Settlement Goes to Judge for Confirmation
It comes nearly two years after seeking bankruptcy protection.
Aug 12th, 2021
OxyContin Maker Pleads Guilty in Criminal Case
Purdue Pharma admitted impeding the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's efforts to combat the addiction crisis.
Nov 24th, 2020
Judge: Purdue Pharma Must Halt Some Political Contributions
Purdue contributed to attorneys general associations even while negotiating a settlement with states over the opioid crisis.
Jul 29th, 2020
Creative Hunt for Supplies
The federal cupboard is officially bare.
Apr 10th, 2020
Generic Drugmakers Sold Most Opioids During Overdose Crisis
Court documents reveal a company culture that allowed Mallinckrodt to become one of the giants of the prescription opioid market.
Feb 26th, 2020
Drugmaker Reaches $1.6B Opioid Settlement
The deal is intended to end hundreds of lawsuits faced by the company over opioids.
Feb 25th, 2020
Purdue Pharma Starts Claim Campaign
It tells people where they can file claims against the company.
Feb 24th, 2020
Bankruptcy Judge Considers Purdue Pharma CEO's $1.3M Bonus
Purdue says maintaining its bonus program is essential to keep employees on the job and performing.
Dec 4th, 2019
Purdue Paid CEO $9M Before Bankruptcy
Five other board members overseeing the private company were paid a combined $3.7 million over that span.
Oct 30th, 2019
Companies Reach $260M Deal to Settle Opioids Lawsuit
The settlement ends only the suits brought by the Ohio counties of Cuyahoga and Summit.
Oct 21st, 2019
Opioid Industry Presses for Settlement
The talks involve the distributors AmerisourceBergen, Cardinal Health and McKesson, as well as drug makers Johnson & Johnson and Teva.
Oct 17th, 2019