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Fed bankruptcy judge approves $8.3B Purdue Pharma settlement

"This milestone settlement should be approved now -- not delayed, deferred, or risked,” the Stamford drug maker said in a statement.

James, Tong among AGs vowing to continue fighting Purdue Pharma despite...

“Preserving Purdue’s ability to continue selling opioids as a public benefit corporation is simply unacceptable," Connecticut Attorney General William Tong said.

Report: Purdue Pharma to plead guilty to three federal criminal charges

The settlement does not release the company’s executives or owners from criminal liability.

CT and NY urge DOJ to revise Purdue Pharma settlement

The states attorneys general question if Purdue Pharma is receiving special treatment.

Purdue Pharma’s Jonathan Sackler dies at 65

Jonathan Sackler, a member of the family behind Purdue Pharma, has died at the age of 65.

Ex-Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack named monitor on Purdue Pharma bankruptcy case

In addition, a White Plains federal bankruptcy court judge has approved the Oxycontin manufacturer’s new three-year lease at its Stamford headquarters at 201 Tresser Blvd.

Purdue Pharma attorneys ask for lawsuits to be put on hold

Purdue Pharma said its request was not "out of a desire to benefit or protect" anyone, "including any member of the Sackler families."

Judge rules Purdue Pharma can stay in business as bankruptcy, settlement...

The bankruptcy proceedings could take over a year, according to lawyers for the Stamford-based OxyContin maker.

Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy as part of settlement; CT, NY...

The families of late Purdue Pharma owners Mortimer and Raymond Sackler said they have “deep compassion for the victims of the opioid crisis” and believe the settlement “is an historic step toward providing critical resources that address a tragic public health situation.”

CT, NY among states rejecting proposed settlement with Purdue Pharma

Legal officials in 27 other states, as well as attorneys for over 2,000 cities and counties, have tentatively agreed to a plan with the Stamford-based maker of OxyContin.

New York state seeking $2B from opioid industry

The Department of Financial Services wants the money to make its way into the pockets of businesses and individuals, perhaps in the form of health insurance premium discounts.

Purdue Pharma owners reportedly willing to surrender company, pay up to...

A Purdue spokeswoman maintains that the firm "believes a settlement that benefits the American public now is a far better path than years of wasteful litigation and appeals."

Despite reports, Purdue Pharma insists it’s still working to settle suits

The Stamford-based OxyContin maker is facing 2,000-plus lawsuits over its marketing of opioids.

Purdue Pharma reportedly considering settling numerous opioid lawsuits for up to...

The proposed agreement also calls for members of the Sackler family to give up ownership of Purdue, according to reports.

Julie Ducharme named chief scientific officer at Purdue Pharma

Ducharme will be responsible for ongoing product development and identifying new research opportunities and ventures across multiple therapeutic areas.