Jury Awards in Talc Cases Led Top 100 Verdicts in 2016
In December 2016, Beasley Allen attorney Leigh O’Dell was named as co-lead counsel for consolidated multidistrict litigation in New Jersey federal court concerning talcum powder’s link to ovarian cancer.
Nearly 200 cases are pending.
There are two …
— Merrida Coxwell (@Coxwelllaw) April 25, 2017
Talcum Powder Litigation: Johnson & Johnson Lawyers Up for Round 5
After winning the fourth trial in talcum powder litigation, pharmaceutical giant and habitual corporate offender Johnson & Johnson has beefed up its defense team as it goes into Round 5 in its long-running and ongoing legal battle to avoid …
— Jeffrey Greischel (@Barron00) April 20, 2017
Fifth Johnson & Johnson Talcum Powder Trial Opens in Missouri
The talcum powder lawsuit currently at trial was filed on behalf of Lois Slemp, a 61-year-old woman from Virginia who suffers from Stage III(c) ovarian cancer.
She recently experienced a recurrence and metastasis to her liver, prompting her attorneys …
Johnson & Johnson’s latest talc powder showdown kicks off, with thousands more lawsuits to go
A month after scoring a rare victory in a fight to defend the safety of its talcum powder, Johnson & Johnson is back in court hoping to extend the winning streak.
On Tuesday, the drugmaker’s lawyers clashed with attorneys for Lois Slemp as a new case …
Missouri Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Could Go to New Jersey MDL
The plaintiffs claimed that Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder and Shower-to-Shower products caused ovarian cancer.
The lawsuit, which Johnson & Johnson removed from state court to Missouri Western District federal court on Mar. 31, was one of …
Bid To Overturn A Verdict On Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits Denied
“There are a number of women who have filed claims and many who have won against the pharmaceutical company,” says a representative of talcumpowder.org, a website that offers information to women about talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits.