Johnson & Johnson

$12 million Awarded in Talcum Powder-Caused Mesothelioma Lawsuit


In a recent talcum powder asbestos case against Johnson & Johnson, a woman was awarded $12 million in damages for suffering from mesothelioma brought on by the asbestos particles in talcum powder. Read the full details of the award by following the link below:https://news.law/california-jury-awards-12m-in-j-j-talcum-powder-case/?utm_source=News.Law&utm_campaign=5c3e5002e0-MAILCHIMP_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_dad57ba7fe-5c3e5002e0-65027765

J&J Slammed with $325M Talcum Powder Asbestos Verdict


In the aftermath of an initial $25 million talcum powder asbestos compensatory verdict for a woman with mesothelioma, a New York jury is hitting Johnson & Johnson with another $300 million in punitive damages to punish the personal care behemoth for actively concealing the dangerous nature of its talcum powder products, including the company’s...

Proceed Hernia Mesh Manufacturer Concealed Design Defects


A new lawsuit against Johnson & Johnson (J&J) and its Ethicon unit indicates that the manufacturers concealed significantly dangerous Proceed hernia mesh design defects to boost profits and protect market share.Robert Esbrandt filed the  lawsuit earlier this month in New Jersey Superior Court. He is naming J&J and Ethicon as defendants, alleging that the...

Lawyers Expect 3,000 Hernia Mesh Lawsuits in Bard MDL by 2020


Recent court filings indicate that lawyers expect the number of hernia mesh lawsuits in the federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) against C.R. Bard to reach 3,000 by the end of 2019.Currently, there are only a few hundred hernia mesh lawsuits in the MDL. However, they all involve strikingly similar allegations that Bard concealed significant defects...

Hernia Mesh Lawsuits Over Serious Injuries Continue to Mount


As more patients learn that many of the products surgeons have been using for hernia repair surgery during the past decade are dangerously defective, hernia mesh lawsuits against Ethicon, Atrium, C.R. Bard and other manufacturers continue to flood the nation’s courts.Recent court filings indicate that there are now more than 3,100 hernia mesh lawsuits...

Hip Settlement Expansion Should Resolve Most DePuy Implant Lawsuits


The DePuy Pinnacle hip settlement reached late this past year, covering approximately 3,000 claims, is being expanded to resolve most of the litigation still pending against the Johnson & Johnson subsidiary over knowingly selling defective metal hip implants.Bloomberg News reported Monday that J&J’s DePuy Orthopaedics unit has reached a settlement agreement that should resolve...