in Newswire November 16, 2017

Pharmaceutical Companies, Distributors Accused of Contributing to Widespread Opioid Abuse

by Erin Shaak

Last Updated on November 16, 2017

United Food and Commercial Workers Health and Welfare Fund of Northeastern Pennsylvania v. Purdue Pharma, LP et al.

Filed: November 9, 2017 § 2:17-cv-05078-TJS

A proposed class action has been filed against a group of pharmaceutical companies and distributors over claims that they deceptively marketed and sold opioids without fully disclosing their associated risks.

Last Updated on November 16, 2017 — 3:11 PM

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