Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits: 2 for 4

So far in ongoing talcum powder litigation, pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has lost two cases – but has prevailed in two more. The latter two are troubling for plaintiffs, as they may help J&J in cases going forward. Earlier this year, J&J was ordered to pay $10 million in...

Talcum Plaintiff Fights to Reinstate Multi-Million Verdict Against Johnson & Johnson

Stating that Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Maren E. Nelson did a “complete about face,” a lawyer for the estate of the late Eva Echeverria is seeking to reinstate the $417 million dollar judgment against Johnson & Johnson she was awarded last year. That verdict was overturned last October...
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J&J Ordered to Pay Out $70 Million to California Woman in Latest Talcum Powder Lawsuit

This past week, pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson (J&J) lost the third trial involving its talcum powder product. A jury in St. Louis ordered the company to pay out $65 million in punitive damages to a California woman who has been diagnosed with Stage Four ovarian cancer, caused by...

Jury Tells J&J to Pay $72 Million for Causing Ovarian Cancer with its Talcum Powder

Baby powder is one of the most commonly-used household products in America - but could it be a major cause of ovarian cancer?Earlier this week - a jury in Missouri ordered Johnson and Johnson to fork over $72 million to the family of a woman who claimed to develop...

Can Talcum Powder Really Cause Ovarian Cancer

When one thinks of the well-known brand Johnson & Johnson, the image of a happy mother and child fresh from a no-tears bath and powdering may come to mind, but that image is no more as it has been discovered that products by Johnson & Johnson containing talc are...

2017 Is Looking Grim For Baby Powder Defendant Johnson & Johnson

New Jersey-based pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson, once touted as the “Most Trusted Brand in America,” had a bad year in 2016. Among its other legal problems, it has been ordered to pay a total of $197 million in judgments to plaintiffs in three different talcum powder trials.As...

Johnson & Johnson Appeals $72 Million Verdict; Success May Hinge on Supreme Court Case

To date, pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson has been on the losing end of three court cases in 2016 in which plaintiffs alleged that their long-term use of talc-based Baby Powder was the cause of their ovarian cancer. A fourth case, decided in favor of a plaintiff's family earlier...

America’s Lawyer Mike Papantonio Discusses How Talcum Powder is Causing Devastating Health Effects

In the premiere episode of America's Lawyer, Mike Papantonio brings to light the disastrous effects of Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder, and how the company tried to cover up its dangers. Joining Papantonio to discuss this is attorney Kim Adams.Talcum powder, a seemingly innocuous, everyday household product for well...

Johnson & Johnson’s Stock Takes Big Hit on Baby Powder Asbestos Concerns

Johnson & Johnson, maker of Baby Powder and Shower to Shower, was once the “most Trusted Brand in America.” However, if Friday on Wall Street was any indication, they are losing that trust quickly. On December 14, Johnson & Johnson shares fell by nearly 15 points, or 10 percent...

Johnson & Johnson Offered Woman $1.3 Million To “Keep Quiet” About Talcum Powder Cancer Link

Johnson & Johnson is being hit with lawsuits all over the country over the link between their talcum powder and ovarian cancer. But what most people don’t know is that several years ago the company offered a woman $1.3 million to keep the link between talc and cancer quiet...