Tonight's business headlines: ▪ Oil prices spike after attack in Saudi Arabia ▪ Energy stocks jump amid oil supply concerns ▪ More than 48,000 General Motors staff strike across the US ▪ Oxycontin maker Purdue Pharma files for bankruptcy
OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma has embarked on a multibillion-dollar plan to settle thousands of lawsuits over the nation’s deadly opioid crisis by transforming itself in bankruptcy court into a sort of hybrid between a business and a charity.
BREAKING: Court filings: Family behind OxyContin used Swiss bank accounts to conceal transfer of millions of dollars to themselves.
Family behind OxyContin maker engineered opioid crisis, Massachusetts AG says
BREAKING: , the makers of OxyContin, once explored expanding into the “attractive market” of opioid addiction treatment — for the very drugs they were selling.
BLOCKBUSTER: Sackler embraced plan to conceal OxyContin’s strength from doctors, sealed testimony shows
More proof that Sackler and Purdue Pharmaceutical made deliberate decision to hook people on OxyContin just to profit off their addiction. Now they should pay for their treatment.
Members of the Sackler family, which owns the company that makes OxyContin, directed years of efforts to mislead doctors and patients about the dangers of the powerful opioid painkiller, a court filing citing previously undisclosed documents contends
The family that has made a fortune with Oxycontin funded a foundation that made the original (debunked) claim that 3 million undocumented people voted in 2016 via