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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.…

Johnson & Johnson to Face Another Talcum Powder Trial Next Month

While Johnson & Johnson continues to appeal several massive verdicts recently returned over failure to warn about the risks associated with use of talcum powder, a Missouri state court judge indicates that additional cases brought by women diagnosed with ovarian cancer will go to trial, with the next trial set to begin Jan 30.…

Talc Powder Lawyers Appointed to Leadership Roles in Ovarian Cancer MDL

With a growing number of women and families filing talcum powder lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson over failure to warn about the risk of ovarian cancer, the federal judge presiding over a recently established MDL has appointed a group of 18 plaintiffs’ attorneys to serve in various leadership roles in the coordinated pretrial proceedings.…