Attorney General Schmitt Announces Updated Settlement with Opioid Manufacturer Mallinckrodt
Attorney General Schmitt today announced an update to a global settlement framework agreement between state attorneys general, local subdivisions, and the opioid manufacturer Mallinckrodt (MNK), its subsidiaries, and certain other affiliates. Under the new settlement, MNK will pay $1.6 billion into a trust as described below. MNK is currently the largest generic opioid manufacturer in the United States.
- Date:October 12, 2020
- Agency:Missouri Attorney General
- State Enforcement Agencies