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J&J Hit With $37.3M Verdict In NJ Talc Case   

 Posted on September 11, 2019 (Law360)

 A New Jersey state jury Wednesday slammed Johnson & Johnson with $37.3 million in combined compensatory damages over claims four people developed mesothelioma by using the pharmaceutical giant's baby powder.   [Read more…]

J&J Hit With $300M Punitive Damages Verdict In NY Talc Trial

 Posted on June 3, 2019 (Law360)  

Johnson & Johnson was hit with $300 million in punitive damages on Friday after a New York state jury found the company responsible for a woman's mesothelioma she developed after decades of using J&J talc bath products.  [Read more…]

J&J Can’t Get New Trial After $29.5M Talc Verdict

Posted on May 29, 2019.  

A California judge refused Friday to grant Johnson & Johnson a new trial after a jury found the company's talcum-based baby powder contained cancer-causing asbestos that caused a woman's mesothelioma and said the $29.5 million award isn't excessive since it's estimated the young mother will lose 31 years of her life.   [Read more…]​




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J&J Hit With $300M Punitive Damages Verdict In NY Talc Trial

Posted on June 3, 2019.  

Johnson & Johnson was hit with $300 million in punitive damages on Friday after a New York state jury found the company responsible for a woman's mesothelioma she developed after decades of using J&J talc bath products.   [Read more…]​




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J&J Wouldn't Risk 'Golden Egg' With Talc Warning, Jury Told

Posted on September 6, 2019.  (Law360) 

 A New Jersey jury began deliberations Thursday in a case brought by four mesothelioma patients who blame asbestos in Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder for their disease, which their attorney said was caused because the pharmaceutical giant didn’t want consumer warnings to put its “golden egg” product at risk.   [Read more…]​