Judge Conditionally Approves Purdue Pharma Opioid SettlementUnder the settlement, the Sacklers will have to get out of the opioid business altogether and contribute $4.5 billion. But they will be shielded from any future lawsuits over opioids.
N.Y. AG James Announces $4.5 Billion Settlement With Purdue Pharma Over Opioid CrisisNew York is expected to receive at least $200 million, going specifically toward opioid treatment, prevention and education.
OxyContin Maker Purdue Pharma Files For Bankruptcy Days After Opioid Deal With NY, Other StatesAccording to the drugmaker, the Chapter 11 bankruptcy settlement is worth $10 billion and will go towards addressing the opioid crisis.
New York, New Jersey, Connecticut Refuse To Join Reported Settlement With OxyContin Maker In Opioid LawsuitConnecticut, New Jersey, and New York were among the several states saying they were not part of the agreement.