Endo Pharma settles $10m Ohio opioid claim

Endo International has agreed a $10m out-of-court settlement with two Ohio counties in advance of a landmark trial set for autumn 2019. The pharmaceutical company was accused of contributing to the US opioid crisis through inappropriate advertising of its opioid painkiller products. The ongoing trial combines around 2,000 lawsuits against the remaining seven pharmaceutical companies.

Source: https://www.statnews.com/pharmalot/2019/08/20/endo-opioids-lawsuit-trial-settlement-ohio/