Corporate Giant Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $4.69 Billion Over Alleged Asbestos in Company’s Talcum Powder Products

The company "remains confident that its products do not contain asbestos and do not cause ovarian cancer and intends to pursue all available appellate remedies," it said in a statement.

Corporate Giant Johnson & Johnson Ordered to Pay $4.69 Billion Over Alleged Asbestos in Company’s Talcum Powder Products

NEW YORK – Talcum Powder Giant Johnson & Johnson has been ordered to pay $4.69 billion to 22 women and their families who had claimed that asbestos in the company’s talcum powder products caused them to develop ovarian cancer. A jury in a Missouri circuit court awarded $4.14 billion in punitive damages and $550 million […]