June 16, 2021

Johnson & Johnson wins the reversal of a $72 million verdict over a cancer death linked to one of its popular products

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By Nate Raymond, Reuters From Business Insider Oct 17 (Reuters) – Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday won the reversal of a $72 million verdict in favor of the family of a woman whose death from ovarian cancer they claimed stemmed from her use of the company’s talc-based products like Johnson’s Baby Powder. The Missouri Court […]

$72M Verdict in talcum powder case

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By Amanda Bronstad, The National Law Journal A jury has awarded $72 million in the first damages verdict against Johnson & Johnson over claims that the use of talcum powder caused a woman’s ovarian cancer. The award by a jury in St. Louis, Missouri, state court on Monday includes $62 million in punitive damages to […]