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Judge Upholds Talcum Powder Verdict; Johnson & Johnson Appeals

In May, a jury awarded $55 million in damages in a lawsuit alleging that Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder was responsible for the plaintiff’s...
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IVC Blood-Clot Filter Recipients Continue to File Lawsuits over Injuries

Even as the parties prepare for the first bellwether trials in the inferior vena cava (IVC) blood-clot filter litigation, lawsuits continue to be filed. The...
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Benicar Lawsuit Alleges Intestinal Side Effects, Subsequent Emotional Distress

A new lawsuit has been added to the Benicar multidistrict litigation (MDL) underway in New Jersey federal court. The suit joins nearly 1,700 similar...


New Jersey Commuter Train Kills One, Injures More Than 100

This morning, a New Jersey commuter train crashed into the Hoboken, New Jersey rail station during the morning rush hour. At least one person...