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  1. Oklahoma Opioid Settlements, Judgments Raise Question: Where Does the Money Go?

    August 28, 2019 | News

    With the addition of Monday's $572 million judgment against Johnson & Johnson to Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter's earlier settlements with Purdue and Teva, the state's legal campaign against the opioid industry has accumulated nearly $1 billion. ... Read More

  2. In the News today - August 27, 2019

    August 27, 2019 | News

    Ninth Circuit BIPA Ruling Creates "Staggering" Potential Exposure for Companies... Read More

  3. An Oklahoma Opioid Stickup

    August 27, 2019 | News

    The Wall Street Journal editorial board took aim at yesterday's ruling by an Oklahoma judge that Johnson & Johnson must pay $572 million for what Judge Balkman called "misleading marketing" of opioids in the state, even though the company's sales make up less than one percent of Oklahoma's prescription opioid market. ... Read More

  4. In the News Today - August 26, 2019

    August 26, 2019 | News

    "Awaiting Answers On A Post-Bristol-Myers Class Question"... Read More

  5. Judge's Dismissal Rejection "Unprecedented," DOJ Says

    August 26, 2019 | News

    In a brief, attorneys with the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) said a California federal judge's refusal to dismiss a False Claims Act case is an "unprecedented decision."... Read More

  6. Class Action Tossed Due To Plaintiffs' "Unusual" Litigation History

    August 23, 2019 | News

    A California federal judge denied class certification in a privacy case brought by a plaintiff the judge said had an "unusual" litigation history, Legal Newsline reports.... Read More

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