ATRA: ‘Follow the Trial Lawyers’’ Influence in Opioid Litigation
WASHINGTON, D.C., June 19, 2017 – Acknowledging the “growing scope, seriousness and complexity of our nation’s problems with the abuse of federally approved pain medication,” the American Tort Reform Association today nonetheless urged the media and others to “follow the trial lawyers’ influence in developing litigation that, though ostensibly led by state attorneys general, has a clear link to private-sector personal injury lawyers.”
ATRA president Tiger Joyce conceded that, “The hiring of outside counsel by state attorneys general may be appropriate in some instances. But there have . . .
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