Complaint Against Opioid Manufacturers
The Case Against Opioid Manufacturers
Clark County, Nevada filed a lawsuit Thursday Morning, December 7th, 2017 against opioid distributors and manufacturers as Clark County residents deal with this ongoing opioid epidemic. In a 46-page complaint, District Attorney Steve Wolfson filed suit in the Eighth Judicial District Court and the County Commission voted to approve such suit. The widespread use of opioid drugs has resulted in a national epidemic of opioid deaths and addictions. Local governments including Clark County have been strained to the breaking point by this public health crisis.
The Clark County District Attorney's Office will work in association with the local law firm of Eglet Prince. Eglet Prince has a reputation for handling large cases in Nevada judiciary and is known for obtaining some of the largest verdicts in the United States (2010 & 2013). They were the only law firm in America to twice obtain the largest injury verdict.
Counties and Cities represented by Eglet Prince:
- Carson City
- Churchill County
- Clark County
- Humboldt County
- City of Las Vegas
- Lincoln County
- Mineral County
- City of North Las Vegas
- City of Reno