Veteran's Bid To Stop 3M From Exiting Earplug Liability MDL

08/18/2022 - 13:29

Two U.S. military veterans have submitted separate motions and arguments to block 3M from using Chapter 11 bankruptcy to settle the Combat…

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Plaintiff In First Zantac Lawsuit To Withdraw The Case

08/17/2022 - 13:47

According to the plaintiff's lawyer and the drugmakers identified as defendants in the first lawsuit involving the heartburn medication…

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Hawaii Announces Plans To Spend $78M Opioid Settlement

08/16/2022 - 14:28

State and local authorities announced strategies for using Hawaii's $78 million part of a national settlement with pharmaceutical…

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J&J To Stop Baby Powder Sales In 2023

08/12/2022 - 14:24

Johnson & Johnson announced on Thursday that it will cease selling talc-based baby powder internationally in 2023, more than two years…

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Judge Holds Walgreens Liable For Opioid Crisis San Francisco

08/11/2022 - 14:05

Walgreens can be held accountable for contributing to San Francisco's opioid crisis, a federal judge ruled on Wednesday, because the…

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Wisconsin's Detailed Fund Plan To Combat Opioid Crisis

08/11/2022 - 14:01

Wisconsin, which has already received the first $6 million of the anticipated $500 million in opioid settlement payments, intends to use a…

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Opioid Addicts Increasingly Seeking Out Illicit Fentanyl

08/09/2022 - 14:09

Unlawful fentanyl, one of the deadliest street narcotics, has evolved from a silent killer that people frequently try to avoid to one that…

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$50M Talc Lawsuit In Illinois Against J&J Dismissed

08/09/2022 - 14:01

A $50 million talc lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson was dismissed in Illinois on Friday, but hundreds of cases are still pending.The…

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Tennessee Sues Walgreens Over Opioid Crisis

08/06/2022 - 08:45

Tennessee state's attorney general said on Wednesday that he has filed a lawsuit against Walgreens, claiming that the pharmacy giant failed…

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$400M Settlement Between WV & Three Big Opioid Distributors

08/06/2022 - 08:41

A historic 400 million dollar settlement between West Virginia and the three largest opioid distributors in the country has been reached.…

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States Reach A $2.4B Deal With Opioid Manufacturer

08/03/2022 - 15:41

In an agreement with 12 states over its advertising and product safety procedures, a former opioid manufacturer has in principle agreed to…

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3M Creates $1B Trust To Settle Veterans' Suits Over Earplugs

08/01/2022 - 12:43

3M is creating a $1 billion trust to resolve claims brought by tens of thousands of American service men and veterans over earplugs they…

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