Philips To Pay $479M To Resolve CPAP Class Action Settlement

09/08/2023 - 22:48

A prominent producer of CPAP devices, Philips Respironics, has chosen to pay up US$479 million to resolve a number of lawsuits.

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Dallas County Receiving $40M As A Part Of Opioid Settlement

09/08/2023 - 22:41

From the initial payout of a federal settlement to treat and prevent opioid addiction, Dallas County got millions of dollars.

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3M Will Pay $6B To Veterans In Faulty Earplugs Suit

09/06/2023 - 23:08

Manufacturer of chemicals and consumer goods 3M said that it has agreed to pay $6 billion to resolve claims filed by U.S. military members…

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LA County Sues Pharmacy Benefit Firms Over Opioid Crisis

09/06/2023 - 23:01

Los Angeles County has joined a growing list of local governments that have accused pharmacy benefit managers—unknown middlemen in the…

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Maine To Get $1.4M To Deal Opioid Crisis In Rural Areas

09/02/2023 - 22:37

To lower the risk of deadly overdoses from fentanyl and other opioids in rural regions, Maine will receive $1.4 million in federal funds.

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Dispute Among Pennington County & State Over Opioid Money

09/02/2023 - 22:31

In order to cover the county's legal expenses, Pennington County is requesting that the state adjust its national opioid settlement amounts…

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TUSD To Get More Settlement Money From Vape Company

08/27/2023 - 14:59

After resolving a class action lawsuit against vaping businesses, Tucson Unified School District will soon begin to earn several million…

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Missouri SC Transfers 5 Herbicide Cases To St. Louis Court

08/27/2023 - 14:53

A decision by the Missouri Supreme Court mandates that five Monsanto Roundup herbicide cases be transferred to St. Louis County for trial.

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Indivior Agrees To Pay $30M Over Suboxone Claims

08/22/2023 - 21:08

Indivior has agreed to pay $30 million to resolve a class action lawsuit brought by health plans against the pharmaceutical company for…

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Maryland To Receive $24M In Opioid Settlement

08/18/2023 - 22:16

Maryland has been awarded $24 million in a massive settlement with four pharmaceutical companies that have faced a slew of lawsuits over…

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Purdue's $6B Opioid Settlement Barred By Supreme Court

08/18/2023 - 21:40

A multi-billion dollar bankruptcy deal by Purdue Pharma that would have shielded the company's Sackler family owners from civil litigation…

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Long-term Use Of Heartburn Drugs Linked To Dementia Risk

08/14/2023 - 22:23

The results of a recent study state that long-term adverse effects of Nexium, Prilosec, and other proton pump inhibitor (PPI) treatments may…

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