Disconnect Between Litigation Verdicts and Stock Price - What Could Be in Store of Sherwin-Williams

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

  It's the day after the bench verdict in the Oklahoma opioid class action public nuisance litigation. The prosecution had asked for billions to abate the public nuisance, over the long term. That could change the public relations game when a deep pocket is hit with litigation. In the court of public opinion there may not have to be extreme fear about damage to the stock price.

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State Attorneys General Contending Public Nuisance on Side of the Angels

Jane Genova: Speechwriter - Ghostwriter

Beginning tomorrow, Johnson & Johnson will face off in court with the Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter. Among what will be on trial is the legal concept of public nuisance as applied to the opioid epidemic. In other states, where public nuisance has been alleged in the opioid crisis, the lawsuits brought by the AGs were settled.   Yes, in terms of public affairs, public nuisance is a strong card to play.

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