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$55 Million Talc Powder Verdict

May 3, 2016

J&J Ordered to Pay $55 Million in Talcum Powder Cancer Lawsuit

In the second major talcum powder trial loss for Johnson & Johnson this year, the pharmaceutical company was ordered by a St. Louis jury earlier this week to pay $55 million to a 62-year-old South Dakota woman who blamed…

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Pinnacle Hip Implant Award

March 18, 2016

$498 Million Verdict Delivered in Second Pinnacle Hip Implant Bellwether Trial

Johnson & Johnson has been hit with a $498 million verdict in the second bellwether trial in the multidistrict litigation involving allegedly defective Pinnacle hip implants manufactured by the company’s DePuy Orthopaedics subsidiary. The product liability lawsuit was made…

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Essure Black Box Warning

March 2, 2016

FDA Requires New Black Box Warning on Essure Contraceptive Label

After more than 5,000 women have filed adverse event reports with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) alleging devastating complications from Essure, the FDA is finally requiring a new “black box” warning for the permanent contraceptive device to “call…

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Multi-Million Dollar Award for Talcum Powder Cancer Death

February 24, 2016

$72 Million Awarded to Family of Alabama Woman Over Ovarian Cancer Death Allegedly Caused by Talc Powder

Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay the family of an Alabama woman $72 million in damages in a product liability lawsuit alleging that the pharmaceutical giant’s talcum powder products caused her…

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Vaginal Mesh a High-Risk Device

January 5, 2016

FDA Issues High-Risk Warning for Transvaginal Mesh Devices

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finally responded to calls for stronger warnings on the use of transvaginal mesh, reclassifying mesh devices marketed for the transvaginal repair of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) as class III high-risk devices. According to its…

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Takata Airbag Recall Fine

November 5, 2015

Landmark $200 Million Fine Levied Against Takata for Faulty Airbags

Japanese parts manufacturer Takata faces what federal regulators are calling a historic $200 million fine for problems with its airbags installed in more than 30 million vehicles in the United States, which are prone to overinflate and explode, posing a…

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