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Talcum Powder Trial Yields $4.7 Billion in Damages Against J&J!

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, July 12, 2018 ~ Johnson & Johnson, maker of Baby Powder, is facing its largest jury award yet, $4.7 Billion, most of it punitive damages, for causing cancer in 22 women. It is a new record in the talcum powder litigation against Johnson & Johnson [...]

By |2018-07-17T13:47:08-04:00July 12th, 2018|Media Reports|7 Comments

J&J Cleared of Mesothelioma Claim in Talc Trial

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, November 16, 2017 ~ The California talc trial would be the first in a series of cases against Johnson & Johnson over its talcum powder, claiming the talc caused mesothelioma, a lung disease related to asbestos.  The jury deliberated two days to deny the claim [...]

By |2017-11-20T01:23:35-05:00November 16th, 2017|News|4 Comments

Latest $417 Million J&J Talc Case Tossed Out

Eva Echeverria, awarded $417 over talc use MND, October 21, 2017 ~ Two months ago, Eva Echeverria, 63, sent the most powerful message yet to healthcare giant Johnson & Johnson over its talcum powder and a suspected link to ovarian cancer. A Los Angeles jury awarded her $417 [...]

By |2017-11-16T14:57:30-05:00October 21st, 2017|Legal News|8 Comments

Supreme Court Decision Forces Talc Plaintiffs Out of MO Court

Mesh Medical Device News Desk (MND), September 20, 2017 ~ We are seeing out fall out from a recent U.S. Supreme Court decision. Not only will mesh-injured women be forced out of a plaintiff-friendly Philadelphia court, but a number of talc-injured women are being ousted from the Missouri court that [...]

By |2017-09-20T14:33:31-04:00September 20th, 2017|Sticky|6 Comments

Record $417 Million Verdict Against J&J in California Talc Case

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, August 21, 2017 ~ Monday marks not just an eclipse but a major earth-shattering jury verdict delivering a $417 million loss to J&J in the first California talcum powder cancer case.   The majority of the award is punitive damages aimed at sending a message [...]

By |2017-08-23T17:03:23-04:00August 21st, 2017|Featured|8 Comments

J&J Granted Mistrial in Latest Talc Case in MO.

Jacqueline Fox, National Law Journal Mesh News Desk, June 19, 2017 ~ Johnson & Johnson has been granted a mistrial in its latest multi-plaintiff talcum powder/ ovarian cancer trial. Monday morning, June 19th, in a St. Louis courtroom, defendant Johnson & Johnson requested and was granted a mistrial [...]

By |2017-06-24T11:35:56-04:00June 19th, 2017|Featured|1 Comment

Talcum Powder Trials Involving Three Plaintiffs Today in St. Louis

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, June 5, 2017 ~ The first trial involving multiple plaintiffs over J&J's talcum powder and its link to ovarian cancer begins today in a St. Louis courtroom.   J&J is back in a St. Louis courtroom today, reports DrugWatch, facing three plaintiffs defending itself against [...]

By |2017-10-18T19:17:18-04:00June 5th, 2017|Featured|0 Comments

J&J Facing Surging Litigation Costs

From Huffington Post Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 13, 2017 ~ Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is facing at least 17 different lawsuits in the coming year. And 2017 promises to be even worse for litigation and the cost of legal services with an increasing number of people suing the [...]

By |2017-04-06T13:57:10-04:00March 13th, 2017|Legal News|23 Comments

J&J Wins Latest Talcum Powder/ Ovarian Cancer Lawsuit

Mesh Medical Device News Desk, March 6, 2017  ~ J&J has won its first talcum powder/ ovarian cancer trial in St. Louis. After a series of trial losses over its talcum powder, Johnson & Johnson has finally won a Talcum powder/ovarian cancer lawsuit. On Thursday, March 3,  a St. Louis [...]

By |2017-03-06T13:01:17-05:00March 6th, 2017|Media Reports|5 Comments