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Verdict in Talcum Powder Cancer Trial Marks First Defense Win for J&J

Johnson & Johnson obtained their first defense verdict in a talcum powder ovarian cancer lawsuit in St. Louis, following a string of massive losses, where juries ordered the company to pay tens of millions in damages for withholding information about the risks associated with use of Johnson’s Baby Powder or Shower-to-Shower for feminine hygiene purposes.…

Talc Ovarian Cancer Link To Be Subject Of FDA Study: Report

  • Written by: Irvin Jackson
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Amid mounting concerns nationwide about the link between talcum powder and ovarian cancer, a new report suggests that the FDA is reviewing prior studies, conducting its own research and issuing grants to help better understand the ovarian cancer risks women may face from talc.…

Direct Filing of Talcum Powder Cases Permitted in Federal MDL

  • Written by: Austin Kirk

As a growing number of women and families continue to lawsuits alleging Johnson’s Baby Powder or Shower-to-Shower caused ovarian cancer, the MDL judge has approved the direct filing of new cases against Johnson & Johnson to avoid delays associated with transferring cases from U.S. District Courts nationwide.…