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Missouri appeals court upholds verdict against Johnson & Johnson

Women who developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson’s asbestos-tainted baby powder awarded $25 million, plus $80 million in punitive damages—each. A Missouri court of appeals has upheld a jury verdict against Johnson & Johnson, and in favor of 20 women who developed ovarian cancer after using Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder. As early …

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If You Were Harmed by a Hernia Mesh Implant, the Time to Sue is Now!

Hernia mesh litigation is gathering momentum in Ohio, with an increasing number of cases being filed. As of June 2019, over 4,600 hernia mesh lawsuits were pending in the federal court system, including over 2,000 cases related to the Ethicon Physiomesh (Johnson & Johnson) and almost 2,500 cases involving Bard hernia mesh products. These numbers …

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Women Who Used Talcum Powder Are Filing Lawsuits And Getting Big Verdicts

Some call it Talcum Powder while others refer to it as Baby Powder. Some of the women who have used it regularly as part of their routine hygiene regime are filing lawsuits claiming the talc powder caused ovarian or fallopian tube cancer. As reported in a recent New York Times article, women are asking questions about why they developed …

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Jury Does Not Find Robotic Surgical Equipment Manufacturer Negligent

Robotic Surgical Equipment Manufacturer Charged with Negligence in Training Doctor Robotic surgical equipment manufacturer, Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISI), maker of the da Vinci Surgical System, was found not negligent recently by a Washington State jury (Est. of Taylor v. Intuitive Surgical, Inc.).  ISI had been alleged negligent in the training of a doctor, Scott Bildstein. …

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