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The settlement requires a public apology from the Sacklers.
Connecticut Attorney General Tong called it a "seismic victory for justice."
Two museum spaces will retain the Sackler name.
The Hartford has teamed with the Yale Program in Addiction Medicine for an initiative that will be delivered to a preliminary cohort of 50 to 100 medical providers.
“The Sacklers are not bankrupt,” Tong said.
"We are holding these companies accountable and infusing tens of billions of dollars into communities across the nation, while taking significant steps to hold these companies accountable," New York Attorney General Letitia James said.
"This plan is a far cry from justice," said Tong.
"This is just the beginning of our fight for justice for victims," said New York Attorney General Letitia James.
The settlement does not release the company’s executives or owners from criminal liability.
The states attorneys general question if Purdue Pharma is receiving special treatment.
The proposed agreement also calls for members of the Sackler family to give up ownership of Purdue, according to reports.
Ducharme will be responsible for ongoing product development and identifying new research opportunities and ventures across multiple therapeutic areas.
“We are beginning to engage in discussions with the individuals who are responsible for this crisis,” James said in an interview with the Business Journal.
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