Cancer patient who developed disease after using Johnson & Johnson talcum powder wins $70million payout from the company

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Deborah Giannecchini claimed baby powder use gave her ovarian cancer Her lawsuit claimed the company should attach warnings to the product  Mrs Giannecchini used talcum powder in an intimate area for many years Johnson & Johnson claim their product is safe and will appeal the award  By DARREN BOYLE FOR MAILONLINE PUBLISHED: 07:00 EST, 28 […]

Talcum Powder MDL Judge Schedules First ‘Organizational Conference’

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TRENTON, N.J. –– Judge Freda Wolfson, the judge selected to preside over the federal multidistrict litigation docket established for claims related to the use of Johnson & Johnson talcum powder products, has set an in-person organizational conference on November 17, 2016 in order to address the various motions in the individual cases. In an Oct. […]

Counsel Aims to Save Risperdal Cases, Challenging Cutoff Date

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Max Mitchell, The Legal Intelligencer September 28, 2016 A logo sign outside of facility occupied by Janssen Pharmaceuticals, a subsidiary of Johnson & Johnson, in Somerville, New Jersey on May 31, 2015.Kristoffer Tripplaar/ Sipa USA via AP Images A trial judge’s decision to establish a litigationwide cutoff date for when claims should have been brought […]