Judge Declares Mistrial in California J&J Talcum Cancer Case

Article 0 Comments Johnson & Johnson’s latest trial over claims that its baby powder causes cancer ended in a stalemate when jurors couldn’t agree on a verdict. A state judge in Pasadena, California, declared a mistrial Monday after jurors deadlocked on Carolyn Weirick’s request for at least $25 million in […]

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 […]