Opioid scandal: Johnson and Johnson settles with Ohio counties for $20 millionChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 2, 2019
Johnson and Johnson and its pharmaceutical subsidiary, Janssen, agreed to a $20.4 million settlement with two Ohio counties in an effort to avoid a lengthy and costly federal trial about the opioid addiction epidemic.
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"The settlement allows the company to avoid the resource demands and uncertainty of a trial as it continues to seek meaningful progress in addressing the nation’s opioid crisis," Johnson and Johnson said. ■