Opioid Epidemic: Time for a Fundamental Reset

| Medical Drugs

Every day in Alabama, two or three people die from an opioid overdose-related issue. People are dying needlessly because there are too many pills in circulation. Rhon Jones, Beasley Allen’s Toxic Torts Section Head, talks about the need for a fundamental reset in regulating opioid manufacturing and distribution. The firm has filed a number of opioid lawsuits on behalf of local governments and represents the State of Alabama against Purdue Pharmaceuticals. The lawsuits are intended to hold drugmakers accountable for their marketing of the drugs and how the deceptive marketing practices contributed to the creation of the opioid epidemic that threatens the core of many communities.

Rhon Jones, Beasley Allen Attorney
Rhon Jones

Rhon heads the Toxic Torts Section and oversees nursing home abuse and neglect cases.

We're here to help!

We live by our creed of “helping those who need it most” and have helped thousands of clients get the justice they desperately needed and deserved. If you feel you have a case or just have questions please contact us for a free consultation. There is no risk and no fees unless we win for you.

Fields marked * may be required for submission.

A special thanks

A special thanks to your law firm and staff for all the work done on the Vioxx case. The settlement could not have come at a better time for my family and myself. I thank you for a job well done!