Michigan Could Receive Up To $ 800 Million In Landmark National Opioid Settlement, AG Office Says

(WXYZ) – Michigan could receive up to nearly $ 800 million in a national opioid settlement, the Michigan attorney general’s office said Thursday. The multibillion-dollar settlement was reached with Johnson & Johnson and three pharmaceutical distributors: Cardinal Health, McKesson and AmerisourceBergen. Related: The AG’s office says Dana Nessel and other Continue Reading

Chinese Customs Administration Announces Standard Cases of Intellectual Property Infringement

On July 19, 2021, the General Administration of Chinese Customs announced 11 typical cases of intellectual property infringement where they could seize the counterfeit goods. The cases included both domestic and foreign brands as well as products bearing Olympic brands. The counterfeit goods included counterfeit Hugo Boss clothing; counterfeit cosmetics Continue Reading

New study investigates the formation of dangerous compounds in electronic cigarettes

PICTURE: Electronic cigarettes like the ones pictured here emit nicotine and other harmful compounds, including formaldehyde, a dangerous human carcinogen. A new study led by Andrey Khlystov, Ph.D. of DRI, will explore the point of view … After Credit: Yeongkwan Son / DRI. Scientists at the Desert Research Institute (DRI) Continue Reading