Members of the Sackler family have threatened to withdraw a pledge to pay $3 billion as part of a deal to address the opioid crisis if a bankruptcy judge does not block outstanding state lawsuits against them and Purdue Pharma, the company's lawyers said
Purdue Pharma filed for bankruptcy after negotiating a settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits that might cost them billions. We reported that the pharmaceutical industry spent over $880 million to block efforts to restrict the use of painkillers.
Purdue Pharma'>Opioid-maker Purdue Pharma will be allowed to pay about $26 million in wages and benefits, including bonuses, to its employees, former employees and retirees in its bankruptcy case
Purdue Pharma begins Chapter 11 bankruptcy journey #businessnews
Purdue Pharma'>Opioid-maker Purdue Pharma is allowed bonus payout in bankruptcy case.
Purdue Pharma'>Opioid-maker Purdue Pharma is allowed bonus payout in bankruptcy case
Purdue Pharma'>Embattled Purdue Pharma asks judge to authorize $34M in employee bonuses
Purdue Pharma filing bankruptcy protection in the quiet of the night is one of the biggest bunches of bullshit I’ve ever seen. Bad fu**ing people continuing to terrorize the country. Smh.
"Purdue Pharma, facing thousands of lawsuits and bankruptcy, wants to pay ‘certain employees’ $34 million in bonuses"