J&J Agrees to Pay $100M to Settle 1,000 Talc Lawsuits

Johnson & Johnson (“J&J”) has agreed to pay out $100 million to settle 1000 baby powder litigation cases. An estimated 20,000 other baby powder cases are still pending. Talc, a substance used in J&J’s baby powder and adult powder products, has been tied to both ovarian cancer in women and mesothelioma. This move toward settlement… read more

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Roundup Lawsuit Settlements May Not Materialize, After All

When Bayer bought Monsanto in 2018, it knew that it was also buying Roundup, a well-known weed killer. Roundup contains the chemical, glyphosate. For years, there had been claims made that this chemical causes a particular kind of cancer, non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). But the rumblings regarding the chemical were not taken seriously. Then and now,… read more

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What Should I do if a Part of my Car was Recalled?

There are thousands of vehicle recalls each year. Car parts are recalled because they are defective or they malfunction. In some cases, a vehicle recall occurs because a defective car part causes injuries or car accidents. Manufacturers initiate some car part recalls. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) also initiates vehicle recalls when necessary…. read more

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5 Signs You Have Hernia Mesh Complications

Are you experiencing symptoms that your doctor cannot link to a specific illness or injury? Have you considered that the symptoms might be an indication that you are experiencing hernia mesh complications? If you have a hernia mesh, it is worth a talk with your physician to determine if there could be a hernia mesh… read more

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Bayer Rumored to Be Considering $10 Billion Roundup Settlement

A class-action lawsuit filed against Monsanto (now owned by Bayer AG) may be close to reaching a settlement. The case alleges that Roundup causes cancer, and the current offer on the table is $10 billion. If agreed to, this settlement will provide relief to the tens of thousands of claimants named in the lawsuit. The… read more

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New Evidence in Talc Lawsuits Huge Benefit For Plaintiffs

As an infant and child, Darlene Coker’s mother dusted her with Johnson & Johnson baby powder after a bath or diaper change. As Darlene got older, she kept up the habit, regularly using the talcum powder as part of her feminine hygiene routine. Now, at the age of 52, Darlene is fighting a losing battle… read more

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