Insurers Being Asked About Asbestos-Talcum Exposure After J&J $4.6 Billion Verdict

Article 0 Comments Wall Street is trying to figure out whether the U.S. insurance industry will bear any costs from a record $4.69 billion judgment against Johnson & Johnson awarded to customers and their families who claimed that asbestos-contaminated talc caused ovarian cancer. Analysts have flagged talc litigation as a […]

J&J Loses Trial in New Jersey Over Claims Linking Cancer to Asbestos in Talc

Article 0 Comments Johnson & Johnson suffered its first trial loss in a lawsuit claiming its talc-based products including Johnson’s Baby Powder contain cancer-causing asbestos, with a New Jersey jury on Thursday ordering J&J and another company to pay $37 million in damages. The verdict of liability in Middlesex County […]

J&J Jury in New Jersey Set to Weigh Banker’s Claims Baby Powder Caused Cancer

Article 0 Comments Jurors are set to weigh an investment banker’s claims that using Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder for more than 30 years caused him to develop a deadly cancer linked to asbestos. A New Jersey jury will begin deciding Wednesday whether Stephen Lanzo III can legitimately blame J&J’s […]