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Pharmaceutical Giant Johnson and Johnson Baby Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuits | 7/21/2017

Johnson and Johnson continues to ignore lawsuit hundreds of millions of dollars in losses and yet refuse to properly label their baby powder products...READ MORE

St Louis Law Firm Wins Lawsuit Case Against Johnson and Johnson | 7/14/2017

Johnson and Johnson guilty of putting profits ahead of the health and safety of the public...READ MORE

Johnson and Johnson Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Multi Litigation Lawsuits | 7/7/2017

Court case now underway in St Louis will seek compensatory and punitive damages for the three plaintiffs in this consolidate...READ MORE

Profits Over People - The Story of Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer | 6/30/2017

Ovarian cancer after using talcum powder for feminine hygiene should never have happened, yet hundreds of thousands have suffered...READ MORE

Talc Mistrial: Not to Worry! | 6/26/2017

Many have expressed concern regarding the Mistrial in the 6th Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Trial. Not to worry, All is alive and well in St. Louis! ...READ MORE

Why You Should File a Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit | 6/19/2017

Women and families that have suffered due to ovarian cancer stemming from talcum powder use for hygiene should fight back, and we can help....READ MORE

Warnings of Increased Risk of Ovarian Cancer from Talcum Powder Use | 6/12/2017

Organizations have warned of an increased risk of ovarian cancer from using talcum powder for feminine hygiene for years....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Verdicts Exceed $300 Million | 6/5/2017

Recent $110 million talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit brings total to over $300 million...READ MORE

Onder Law Leads the Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Fight | 6/1/2017

Lawsuits over the increased risk of ovarian cancer from using talcum powder for feminine hygiene continue and Onder Law is dedicated to fight for women and families who have suffered....READ MORE

FDA To Look Into Talcum Powder Cancer Claims | 3/28/2017

The FDA announced it will open a new investigation into much of the evidence presented by plaintiffs that have filed Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit MDL Joint Agenda Filed | 3/25/2017

The joint agenda for the talcum powder lawsuit MDL was filed on February 17....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit MDL Holds Status Conference | 3/22/2017

Both sides of talcum powder attorneys were involved in a status conference that took place today....READ MORE

Johnson & Johnson Hires New Baby Powder Attorneys | 3/19/2017

The company that is facing thousands of talcum powder lawsuits have hired a new defense firm to represent the company in their latest court trial....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Allowed Direct MDL Filing | 3/15/2017

The direct filing of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits is now allowed before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey where the MDL is consolidated....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Trial Postponed | 3/12/2017

A baby powder attorney representing the plaintiff in the claim fell ill on the first day of proceedings, delaying the trial....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed In California | 3/8/2017

The new Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder lawsuit, filed on February 6, alleges the health care company did not properly warn the plaintiff of studies linking their product to ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Next Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial To Begin Next Week | 3/4/2017

The fourth talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit trial to take place before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court will begin on February 6....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Staying In Missouri | 1/30/2017

A judicial order concerning the fate of a number of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits pending in Missouri ordered them to remain in the state....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Get New Medical Study | 1/27/2017

The European Journal of Cancer Prevention has released a new study related to Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits that found the company's cosmetic boosts ovarian cancer risk....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed In Louisiana | 1/23/2017

A talcum powder lawsuit alleging negligence on the party of Johnson & Johnson was filed in Louisiana....READ MORE

Total Number Of Baby Powder Lawsuits In MDL At 99 | 1/18/2017

The latest update from the JPML puts the total number of talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits in the MDL at 99....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In MDL | 1/14/2017

A Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit from Tennessee has joined the MDL proceedings in New Jersey....READ MORE

More than 80 Talcum Powder Lawsuits Pending in MDL | 1/11/2017

According to a report released in mid-DEcember, there are currently more than 80 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits currently pending in the New Jersey MDL....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuits Attack J&J Marketing Tactics | 1/7/2017

Plaintiffs that have filed Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits claim the company misled women with targeted marketing that increased their risk for ovarian cancer....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial To Begin In February | 1/3/2017

The fourth talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit to be heard before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court will begin in less than a month....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Well Into MDL Process | 12/31/2016

The Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits were consolidated in October and are now progressing through the MDL process....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Court Receives National Focus | 12/26/2016

The talcum powder lawsuit court where three trials were won by plaintiffs this year is garnering a lot of attention following the trio of resolutions....READ MORE

Texas Widower Files New Baby Powder Lawsuit | 12/22/2016

A Texas man whose wife died of ovarian cancer has filed a Johnson & Johnson talcum powder cancer lawsuit against the healthcare company....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits MDL Schedule Science Day | 12/18/2016

There will be a science day in the Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuit MDL during which scientific evidence relevant to the proceedings will be presented before the court....READ MORE

New Jersey Woman Files Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit | 12/15/2016

A married couple have filed a talcum powder lawsuit claiming the company’s failure to warn consumers led to the wife’s contraction of ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Attorneys Given MDL Leadership Roles | 12/12/2016

A number of the Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawyers involved with the MDL related to the lawsuits have been named to an array of leadership roles within the multidistrict litigation....READ MORE

More Than 60 Baby Powder Lawsuits Currently In MDL | 12/9/2016

The MDL created to consolidate federal Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits has grown to more than 60 claims following an October transfer....READ MORE

Group of Irish Women Plan Talcum Powder Lawsuits | 12/6/2016

More than a dozen women in Ireland are looking to file talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In Northern Georgia | 11/28/2016

A husband filed a Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuit recently in Georgia on behalf of his deceased wife....READ MORE

West Virginia Woman Files Talcum Powder Lawsuit | 11/25/2016

A woman in West Virginia has filed a talcum powder lawsuit on behalf of her mother who passed away from ovarian cancer in March....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Filed In Pacific Northwest | 11/22/2016

Four Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits were filed by women from Oregon and Washington state who claim the company knew their product held ties to ovarian cancer and did't warn consumers....READ MORE

J&J Seeks Speedy Talcum Powder Lawsuit MDL Process | 11/19/2016

The health care company, which faces more than 2,000 baby powder cancer lawsuits, is hoping that a speedy bellwether process in multidistrict litigation will help disprove more than 20 medical studies suggesting a connection between talcum powder and ovarian cancer....READ MORE

November Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In Georgia | 11/16/2016

A woman in Georgia filed a talcum powder cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson claiming the company contributed to her 2015 ovarian cancer diagnosis....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit MDL Conference This Thursday | 11/13/2016

The first status conference will take place on Thursday regarding talcum powder lawsuits consolidated in multidistrict litigation....READ MORE

J&J Stands Firm After Baby Powder Lawsuit Loss | 11/10/2016

The health care giant remains dedicated to the belief that the talcum powder lawsuits filed against the company have no merit....READ MORE

Two Doctors Struck From NJ Talcum Powder Lawsuit | 11/7/2016

Two expert witnesses were dismissed after their testimony regarding a talcum powder lawsuit was deemed inadmissible by a New Jersey judge....READ MORE

J&J Seeks Venue Change For Talcum Powder Lawsuits | 11/4/2016

In the face of more than 2,000 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits nationwide and a series of multi-million dollar court losses, Johnson & Johnson is attempting to force a change of venue via the Missouri Court of Appeals....READ MORE

2016 Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial Plaintiffs Win Big | 11/1/2016

Nearly $200 million has been awarded to plaintiffs who took their talcum powder cancer lawsuits to trial in 2016....READ MORE

Total Talcum Powder Lawsuits In U.S. Top 1,700 | 10/31/2016

The number of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuits currently pending in the country has risen to more than 1,700 claims overall....READ MORE

J&J Loses Third Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial of 2016 | 10/29/2016

A St. Louis jury ruled in favor of a plaintiff who brought a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit to trial against Johnson & Johnson, awarding her upwards of $70 million....READ MORE

First Baby Powder Lawsuit MDL Conference Scheduled | 10/26/2016

The first conference in the newly created Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits MDL will take place on November 17....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed in Southern Florida | 10/23/2016

The son of a woman who died of ovarian cancer after using talcum powder for more than 40 years has filed a talcum powder lawsuit on her behalf....READ MORE

J&J has Talcum Powder Lawsuit Mistrial Bid Denied | 10/21/2016

The judge presiding over the third Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit trial of the year denied the defendant's request for a mistrial a week into the proceedings....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed In Eastern Louisiana | 10/17/2016

The mother of a woman who died from ovarian cancer has filed a Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuit on behalf of her daughter....READ MORE

Minnesota Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed On Oct. 11 | 10/13/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit was filed in Minnesota alleging the health care company marketed their talcum powder products while aware of their cancer causing properties....READ MORE

Early Developments From Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial | 10/10/2016

The beginning of the third talcum powder ovarian cancer trial in St. Louis this year began with statements from both sides outlining their arguments to be made over the course of the proceedings....READ MORE

JPML Transfers Baby Powder Lawsuits To New Jersey | 10/7/2016

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation has consolidated the 11 actions in a Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits motion to transfer before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In South Dakota | 10/3/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit, in which the daughter of a woman who died from cancer claims the disease stemmed from her mother's talcum powder use, has been filed in South Dakota....READ MORE

New Jersey Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits Top 200 | 9/30/2016

The case list documenting talcum powder lawsuits in New Jersey confirms 224 claims currently filed in multicounty litigation....READ MORE

JPML To Hear Talcum Powder Lawsuits MDL Bid Tomorrow | 9/28/2016

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation is set to hold a hearing session tomorrow that will determinine the fate of a number of motions to transfer before the panel, including one filed on behalf of nationwide talcum powder lawsuits....READ MORE

Tennessee Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed September 19 | 9/25/2016

A woman who claims her decades-long use of Johnson & Johnson's talc products led to her ovarian cancer diagnosis filed a baby powder lawsuit claiming the company failed to warn her of potential risks....READ MORE

One Week Until JPML Date For Baby Powder Lawsuits | 9/22/2016

The motion to transfer talcum powder lawsuits into an MDL will be heard before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation next week....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Trial To Begin This Week | 9/19/2016

The latest Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit will be heard before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court, the third of its kind this year....READ MORE

Court Upholds $55M Talcum Powder Lawsuit Judgment | 9/17/2016

The City of St. Louis Circuit Court determined that Johnson & Johnson's complaints concerning the $55 million judgment made in favor of a plaintiff who filed a baby powder cancer lawsuit against the company were unfounded and upheld the verdict....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit Filed In Louisiana | 9/15/2016

A Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit filed recently in Louisiana accuses the health care company of failing to warn its consumers of the cancer risk associated with its cosmetic, as well as makes the suggestion that the nationwide litigation be combined into a class-action lawsuit....READ MORE

New Defendant Named In Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit | 9/12/2016

Rio Tinto Materials Inc. is the latest mining company to be named as a defendant in a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit....READ MORE

N.J. Judge Dismisses Two Baby Powder Lawsuits | 9/7/2016

In a big win for Johnson & Johnson, a New Jersey judge dismissed a pair of talcum powder lawsuits set for October trials after questioning the validity of expert testimony on their behalf....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Claims Early Diagnosis | 9/4/2016

Pennsylvania woman's baby powder cancer lawsuit claims she was just 24 when diagnosed with ovarian cancer, and believes it could have been prevented with better warnings issued by Johnson & Johnson concerning their talcum powder products....READ MORE

Florida Woman Files New Baby Powder Lawsuit | 8/31/2016

A woman diagnosed with ovarian cancer has filed a talcum powder lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson for allegedly failing to warn her of the cosmetic's medically researched cancerous properties....READ MORE

August Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In North Texas | 8/29/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit was filed in North Texas by the mother of a woman who passed away from the disease at the age of 43....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuits From Eight States Before JPML | 8/25/2016

11 Talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits from around the country are included in a motion to transfer filed before the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Filed In Ohio | 8/22/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit, submitted by the husband of a woman who died from ovarian cancer allegedly caused by the cosmetic, was filed on August 16 before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio....READ MORE

J&J Supports MDL Request For Baby Powder Lawsuits | 8/20/2016

Johnson & Johnson filed a response in support of a plaintiff's motion to transfer talcum powder cancer lawsuits into multidistrict litigation, though noted their preference for the claims to be filed before the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit MDL Request Gets Hearing Date | 8/16/2016

On September 20, the Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation will hear the arguments pertaining to an MDL motion to transfer request was originally filed by a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit plaintiff in July....READ MORE

Georgia Baby Powder Lawsuit Plaintiffs Support MDL | 8/13/2016

Plaintiffs from three talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits filed a supportive response to a July motion to transfer talc litigation into an MDL, though preferred Georgia to host the proceedings instead of the original proposed location of Illinois....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Plaintiff Opposes MDL Request | 8/10/2016

A plaintiff in California who filed a personal talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit just over a week ago recently submitted a response opposing the motion to transfer federal claims into multidistrict litigation....READ MORE

Thousands Pursue Potential Talcum Powder Lawsuits | 8/7/2016

As recent Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits continue to pile up in courts around the country, the line for those hoping to successfully file their own has shown precipitous growth....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed In Louisiana On August 1 | 8/3/2016

The first talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson in August, 2016 was filed by a man on behalf of his mother who passed away almost exactly a year ago....READ MORE

Illinois Requested For Baby Powder Lawsuit MDL Bid | 7/30/2016

The plaintiff who included 11 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits in a motion to transfer filed before the JPML requested the lawsuits be transferred to the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois, far away from Johnson & Johnson's corporate headquarters in New Jersey....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Slam J&J Marketing Tactics | 7/27/2016

Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuits claim that the health care company knowingly used taglines and additional product messaging to encourage consumers to use their baby powder daily and in a fashion that could increase their risk of contracting ovarian cancer....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Filed In Missouri | 7/23/2016

A married couple in Missouri filed a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, believing the company contributed to the wife contracting ovarian cancer at the age of 47....READ MORE

MDL Request Filed For J&J Baby Powder Lawsuits | 7/20/2016

A plaintiff who filed a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson recently filed a motion to transfer cases nationwide into multidistrict litigation before a single federal judge....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Note Alternative Products | 7/16/2016

Documents filed by Johnson & Johnson's baby powder attorneys establish that safe cornstarch-based alternatives to talcum powder have existed on the market for decades....READ MORE

Another Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In California | 7/13/2016

After at least five Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits were filed in California in June, the latest claim was reportedly submitted before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California on July 8....READ MORE

Mississippi Woman Files New Baby Powder Lawsuit | 7/11/2016

A woman who contracted ovarian cancer in 2008 is filed a Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit in Mississippi at the beginning of the month....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Studies Solely Observational | 7/9/2016

The observational nature of talcum powder cancer research studies have caused their significance to become a point of contention thus far in Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit litigation....READ MORE

Talc Suppliers Warned J&J, Baby Powder Lawyers Say | 7/7/2016

Johnson & Johnson's talc suppliers used warning labels as early as 2006 on their shipments, and talcum powder cancer lawsuits claim Johnson & Johnson negligently decided against using their own warning labels when selling their talc products to the public....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In Illinois | 7/5/2016

A man filed a Johnson & Johnson's talcum powder cancer lawsuit on behalf of his wife who succumbed to uterine cancer in June of 2014....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Trial Set for February | 6/29/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit trial has been scheduled to take place before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court in February 2017....READ MORE

Four New Baby Powder Lawsuits Filed In California | 6/27/2016

Four new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits were filed before the California Superior Court for Los Angeles County in mid-late June....READ MORE

British Charities Respond To Baby Powder Lawsuits | 6/22/2016

A number of British cancer charities have responded to the Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits, with agreement across the board that women should avoid using the popular cosmetic because of ovarian cancer concerns....READ MORE

New Jersey Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuits Nearing 200 | 6/20/2016

The amount of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits in New Jersey is likely to break 200 by summer's end, with 175 currently filed....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawyer Calls For Ban On Talc Products | 6/18/2016

Johnson & Johnson's baby powder attorney Ted Meadows claims that the medical evidence linking ovarian cancer to talcum powder is strong enough to warrant a recall of all J&J powder products....READ MORE

Dismissed Talcum Powder Lawsuit Challenged By J&J | 6/16/2016

A plaintiff that filed Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit is battling J&J over their granted request for a dismissal....READ MORE

The Global Ripple From Talcum Powder Lawsuits | 6/11/2016

Countries worldwide have reacted in a variety of ways to the increased media attention Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits have been garnering in recent months....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Removed To Federal Court | 6/7/2016

A Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuit in Missouri was removed by the defendants to the Eastern District of Missouri Federal Court on May 20. ...READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Filed In Canada | 6/5/2016

Talcum powder attorneys representing eight women have filed a class-action lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson over negligence concerning their baby powder products. ...READ MORE

New Racially-Focused Talcum Powder Lawsuit Study | 6/2/2016

A new study related to claims made in Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuits found that African American women are more likely to contract ovarian cancer as a result of using talcum powder than women of the same race who did not use the substance. ...READ MORE

New Baby Powder Lawsuit Filed In California | 5/30/2016

Four women filed a Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit in California on June 1 blaming the health care company for their ovarian cancer after not adequately warning them of the product's medically researched carcinogenic links....READ MORE

Families of Deceased Pursue Baby Powder Lawsuits | 5/23/2016

A number of talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit plaintiffs have already passed away from the disease and are being represented by their estates....READ MORE

17 New Mexico Women File Joint Talcum Powder Lawsuit | 5/20/2016

More than a dozen have filed a baby powder cancer lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson, claiming the company was responsible for their contractions of ovarian cancer allegedly caused by the company's talcum powder products....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Filed In NJ Approach 150 | 5/16/2016

Dozens of Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuits have poured into New Jersey multicounty litigation in 2016, pushing the current total to 148....READ MORE

J&J Neglects Research In Baby Powder Lawsuit Trial | 5/13/2016

Healthcare Company Johnson & Johnson continues to dismiss mounting evidence in talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits that their baby powder products have shown a strong correlation with an increased risk for contracting ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Big Settlement For Talcum Powder Lawsuits Possible | 5/9/2016

After a pair of talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit awards netting plaintiffs a total of $127 million, the possibility of Johnson & Johnson electing to resolve the litigation with a lump sum settlement comes into view for many following the proceedings....READ MORE

J&J Selected Talcum Powder Lawsuit In Recent Loss | 5/7/2016

After the first talcum powder cancer lawsuit trial before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court was selected by attorneys representing plaintiffs fetched their side $72 million, a second selected by the defense again went in favor of the claimant to the tune of $55 million....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Plaintiff Awarded $55 Million | 5/3/2016

The second Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit to stand trial before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court was awarded $55 million in damages by the jury, the second eight-figure sum given to a talcum powder plaintiff in 2016....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Claims Reach Back To 1990's | 4/30/2016

Plaintiffs filing Johnson & Johnson's baby powder cancer lawsuits against the health care giant claim that the company was aware of the connection between ovarian cancer and talcum powder as early as the 1990's....READ MORE

J&J Baby Powder Lawsuits Shift Company's Direction | 4/28/2016

The healthcare giant announced it will begin to focus on organic, premium products after many of its baby products have taken a hit, in part because of the more than 1,000 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits currently pending around the country....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuit Triggers Consumer Rights Group | 4/25/2016

The Foundation For Consumers called for warning labels to be affixed to all Johnson & Johnson baby powder products following the $72 million award won by a plaintiff in February who filed a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit against the health care company....READ MORE

Latest St. Louis Talcum Powder Lawsuit Progresses | 4/22/2016

Nearing the end of its second week, presentations from the plaintiff and the defense continues in the second Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit to be heard before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed In California | 4/20/2016

A new Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit was filed in California accusing the health care company of fraud, breach of implied warranty and a number of other claims revolving around their talcum powder products....READ MORE

Baby Powder Lawsuits Push Demand For Alternatives | 4/18/2016

With more than 1,000 Johnson & Johnson's baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuits currently pending nationwide, the interest for alternatives has grown as the company's talcum powder products are falling out of favor with consumers....READ MORE

Latest Talcum Powder Lawsuit Trial To Be Webcast | 4/14/2016

The most recent talcum powder cancer lawsuit to reach trial will be webcast in its entirety from the City of St. Louis Circuit Court on the Courtroom View Network....READ MORE

New Talcum Powder Lawsuit Trial Begins Today | 4/11/2016

The second Johnson & Johnson baby powder lawsuit to be heard before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court will begin today, following the first trial that resulted in a $72 million award for the plaintiff in February....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Reveal J&J Discrimination | 4/8/2016

Internal documents presented as evidence by baby powder ovarian cancer attorneys representing the plaintiffs demonstrated the health care company marketed their talcum powder products towards African-Americans and Hispanics after they knew of medical research supporting an ovarian cancer risk....READ MORE

J&J Talcum Powder Lawsuit Settlement Refused | 4/6/2016

The plaintiff in the first baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit taken to court turned down a $1.3 million settlement offer from the health care company before the trial began because she claimed the defendants insisted she agree to a gag order....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Damaging J&J Reputation | 3/31/2016

Johnson & Johnson, which has been fighting a handful of legal battles over defective products, is looking at a new stain on its public image in the wake of more than 1,000 talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits filed against the company....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Leads To Qatar Ban | 3/30/2016

In reaction to the recent baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit that awarded $72 million to the plaintiffs bringing charges against Johnson & Johnson, Qatar has temporarily banned the company's talcum powder products and ordered them pulled off shelves....READ MORE

Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit Spurs Indian FDA Review | 3/28/2016

In the wake of the first talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit to be awarded damages in trial, the Indian Food and Drug Administration has announced it will begin to sample Johnson & Johnson baby powder products to assess a possible link to ovarian cancer....READ MORE

TV News Teams Cover Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuits | 3/23/2016

The $72 million talcum powder ovarian cancer judgment handed down by a St. Louis jury has sparked TV news segments around the country covering the baby powder lawsuits....READ MORE

Women on Alert for Talcum Powder Cancer | 3/18/2016

When a St. Louis jury announced $72 million in damages to resolve a baby powder ovarian cancer lawsuit, women around the nation paid attention; now, baby powder users everywhere are on alert for the symptoms of ovarian cancer from talcum powder....READ MORE

Study Weakens J&J’s Talcum Powder Lawsuit Defense | 3/14/2016

A new study has discovered menopause may play a central role in invalidating research presented by Johnson & Johnson in talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuits nationwide....READ MORE

Internal J&J Docs Spark New Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit News | 3/7/2016

Attorneys representing the victorious plaintiff at the heart of recent talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news presented internal Johnson & Johnson documents during the trial with that proved the company marketed their talcum powder products with the knowledge that they had a causal link to an increased risk of ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Court Demands J&J Pay $72 Million over Talc Suit | 3/1/2016

The jury presiding over the St. Louis trial hit Johnson & Johnson with a giant talcum powder lawsuit settlement penalty in reaction to evidence, proving the company intentionally deceived women by withholding information linking talcum powder to ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Verdict Serves as Beacon of Hope | 2/26/2016

20,000 women are diagnosed with ovarian cancer each year, and approximately 1,500 of those cases originate from talcum powder use. This week’s landmark talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit judgement, requiring Johnson & Johnson to pay a $72 million talcum powder settlement, brings new awareness to a silent and deadly risk....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit Settlement | 2/24/2016

A jury in City of St. Louis Circuit Court hands down a huge talcum powder lawsuit settlement after finding Johnson & Johnson had been aware of the talc-cancer connection for decades but chose not to warn consumers....READ MORE

St. Louis Talcum Powder Lawsuit Verdict Awards Plaintiff $72 Million | 2/23/2016

The family of plaintiff Jacqueline Fox, represented by The Onder Law Firm, was awarded a $72 million talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit verdict against Johnson & Johnson following a City of St. Louis Circuit Court trial....READ MORE

St. Louis Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit Verdict Favors Plaintiff | 2/22/2016

A favorable talcum powder lawsuit verdict and more than $70 million in damages were awarded to the plaintiff in the first talcum powder trial heard before the City of St. Louis Circuit Court, which was widely considered a bellwether for more than 1,000 lawsuits with similar claims....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuit News Source Harris Martin To Host Conference | 2/19/2016

The legal news publisher Harris Martin, which posts a number of talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news stories on its website, announced that it will hold a talcum powder conference in Charleston, South Carolina on May 17....READ MORE

Status Conference Held In Latest Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit News | 2/15/2016

The first New Jersey multicounty litigation status conference that was previewed in talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news took place on January 13....READ MORE

NJ MCL Growth Makes Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit News | 2/8/2016

Potential plaintiffs following talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news will likely take note of the growing number of actions transferred into multicounty litigation in New Jersey, which has risen by 27 since its November consolidation....READ MORE

Anticancer Research Study's Role in Talcum Powder Lawsuit News | 2/1/2016

The medical journal Anticancer Research continues to pop up in talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news for its mention of a 33 percent increased risk for ovarian cancer for women who regularly used talcum powder....READ MORE

Plaintiff In First St. Louis Talcum Trial Reportedly Passed Away In October | 1/18/2016

In recent talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news, the law firm representing the first plaintiff scheduled to stand trial against Johnson & Johnson over talcum powder cancer allegations reported that their client passed away from ovarian cancer on October 6....READ MORE

Medical Journal Publishes Talcum Powder Cancer Research | 1/11/2016

The medical journal Cancer Prevention Research made talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news when it probed more than 8,000 cases to investigate the link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer and found significant data suggesting the two are linked....READ MORE

First Talcum, Ovarian Cancer Study Published in 1971 | 1/4/2016

The British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology supplied content for early talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news when it first reported a connection between talcum powder and an increased risk in ovarian cancer in a 1971 study that found talc in 10 of 13 ovarian tumors examined....READ MORE

1982 Study In Medical Journal Cancer | 12/28/2015

Recent talcum powder cancer lawsuit news hasn't heavily featured a 1982 study that found a considerable link between talcum powder and an increased risk in the contraction of ovarian cancer....READ MORE

FDA Talc Website Entry Info | 12/21/2015

The federal agency lists data and surveys conducted into the link between talc and asbestos, as well as consumer information about the substance to compliment talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news stories about the substance....READ MORE

Status Conference Set For New Jersey Multicounty Litigation | 12/14/2015

More talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit news will be coming soon as lawyers representing both plaintiffs and defendants in the multicounty litigation will meet with the court next month for the first status conference since the cases were transferred on November 25....READ MORE

New Jersey Talcum Multicounty Litigation Approved | 12/7/2015

The New Jersey Supreme Court made talcum powder lawsuit news in ruling to consolidate 103 talcum powder lawsuits in New Jersey before a single state judge....READ MORE

Review Of International Journal Of Cancer Talcum Study | 11/30/2015

An International Journal of Cancer article discovered that talcum powder may increase the risk of ovarian cancer up to 10 percent....READ MORE

Talcum Causes 33 percent Increased Risk Of Cancer, Says Journal Anticancer Research | 11/23/2015

The medical journal Anticancer Research published an article in 2003 claiming that confirmed a 33 percent increased risk of ovarian cancer following routine use of the product by women....READ MORE

Harvard Study Finds Postmenopausal Link Between Talcum and Cancer | 11/16/2015

The 2010 talcum powder research looked into possible connections between routine genital use of talcum powder and ovarian cancer, finding a 21 percent increase in risk for ovarian cancer for postmenopausal women who used the product regularly....READ MORE

Two Talcum Powder Cases Removed To Federal Court By Johnson & Johnson | 11/9/2015

A pair of lawsuits claiming a link between talcum powder and the plaintiffs' development of ovarian cancer have been transferred to federal court after a May 20 filing of a notice for removal by the defendants....READ MORE

Talcum Powder's Causal Link To Cancer Studied in 2008 Scholarly Article | 11/2/2015

A study published in the 2008 International Journal of Cancer found inconclusive links between talcum powder and the inflammation that some have believed causes the ovarian cancer that has been connected to the regular use of the powder....READ MORE

The IARC Acknowledges Possibility Talc Carcinogenic To Humans | 10/26/2015

The cancer research wing of the World Health Organization upgraded its classification of talc's carcinogenic probability in light of consistent research study patterns leaning toward a correlation between the substance and ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Three Talcum Lawsuits Reinstated To Missouri State Court | 10/19/2015

Three lawsuits that had been removed to a federal court at defendant Johnson & Johnson's request were sent back to state courts by the federal judges overseeing the Missouri U.S. District Court to which the cases had been removed....READ MORE

Harvard Doctor Estimates Talcum Linked To 10,000 Cancer Cases Annually | 10/12/2015

A Harvard epidemiologist claims that his studies have demonstrated that talcum powder may lead to as many as 10,000 cases of ovarian cancer each year....READ MORE

Journal Of The National Cancer Institute Talcum Study | 10/5/2015

A 24-year study published in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute finds both small and insignificant correlations between talcum use and ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Notice Issued To New Jersey Bar On Talcum Multicounty Litigation | 9/21/2015

The Administrative Office of the New Jersey Courts posted a notice seeking comment from the New Jersey bar as to the motion to transfer talcum powder lawsuits pending against Johnson & Johnson into multicounty litigation....READ MORE

New Baby Powder Cancer Lawsuit Filed In Louisiana | 9/15/2015

A Johnson & Johnson's baby powder lawsuit filed recently in Louisiana accuses the health care company of failing to warn its consumers of the cancer risk associated with its cosmetic, as well as makes the suggestion that the nationwide litigation be combined into a class-action lawsuit....READ MORE

Private Meeting Held Among Talcum Attorneys | 9/14/2015

A number of attorney groups held a private meeting to coordinate efforts in the talcum powder proceedings taking place in St. Louis....READ MORE

First Missouri Talcum Powder Trial To Begin In February | 9/7/2015

The first plaintiff was selected to go to trial against Johnson & Johnson regarding the claims that the company's talcum powder products contributed to her contraction of ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Imerys Talc America, Inc. Granted Dismissal From Illinois Lawsuit | 8/31/2015

The Southern District of Illinois federal court found that it held no personal jurisdiction over defendant Imerys Talc America, Inc. and granted its motion for dismissal from litigation centered on the alleged increase risk of ovarian cancer posed by talcum powder products....READ MORE

Decades Of Research Supports Ovarian Cancer/Talcum Link | 8/24/2015

Studies and research conducted since the 1970s have routinely found a link between the regular use of talcum powder and an increased risk in contracting ovarian cancer....READ MORE

Johnson & Johnson Reconsider Venue For New Jersey Multicounty Litigation | 8/17/2015

The pharmaceutical company facing more than 100 lawsuits in New Jersey may change their motion to centralize talcum powder lawsuits that name them as defendants from the Atlantic City Superior Court they originally requested in the light of the plaintiffs agreement to pursue multicounty litigation, though at a different court....READ MORE

Over 700 Talcum Powder Lawsuits Filed Nationwide | 8/10/2015

The number of talcum powder lawsuits filed nationwide has topped 700, with new cases expected in the coming months....READ MORE

Plaintiffs Agree To New Jersey Multicounty Consolidation | 8/3/2015

Plaintiffs involved in the New Jersey talcum powder lawsuits agreed to the multicounty litigation transfer request filed by defendant Johnson & Johnson, though preferred a different court to house the litigation....READ MORE

NGO Spurs Senators To Denounce Use Of Talc In Toys | 7/27/2015

Research conducted by the NGO Environmental Working Group has led to their call to ban the use of talc in children's toys, a position that has been supported by a number of U.S. senators....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Lawsuits Pass Status Conference Hearing | 7/20/2015

The St. Louis talcum powder lawsuits progressed towards a possible trial as a status conference hearing took place on July 14....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Cases Headed For Counsel Status Hearing Tomorrow | 7/13/2015

Attorneys representing 50 plaintiffs in lawsuits alleging a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer will meet before a judge to determine which lawsuits will need to proceed beyond July 14 and which can be resolved beforehand....READ MORE

Jury Awards Plaintiff $12.4 Million Talcum Powder Cancer Award | 7/6/2015

Talcum powder manufacturer Colgate-Palmolive was ordered to pay more than $12 million to a plaintiff who accused the company of contributing to her contraction of mesothelioma with its talcum powder products....READ MORE

New Jersey Talcum Powder Lawsuits Up For Multi-County Centralization | 6/23/2015

More than 100 lawsuits filed against talcum powder manufacturers claiming a link between the product and ovarian cancer have been brought before a New Jersey state court in hopes of being centralized for multi-county litigation. ...READ MORE

California Federal Judge Dismisses Talcum Powder Lawsuit | 6/15/2015

U.S. District Judge Troy L. Nunley dismissed a lawsuit seeking damages for plaintiffs who felt Johnson & Johnson withheld information from them about a link between ovarian cancer and talcum powder....READ MORE

Talcum Powder Cases Appoint Missouri Special Master | 6/10/2015

A special master has been appointed to help expedite proceedings related to lawsuits alleging a link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer in Missouri....READ MORE


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