STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Talc-Based Powder Defendants Appeal Missouri Court Order Dismissing Case
April 25, 2016
ST. LOUIS –– Johnson & Johnson, Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc., and Imerys Talc America Inc. have filed a notice of appeal to the 8th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals, indicating that they intend to contest a federal court order dismissing without prejudice a talc-based powder suit over their objections.
The defendants filed the notice of appeal on April 20 in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri.
In the notice, the defendants said they will ask the 8th Circuit to review the federal court’s March 29 order, in which the court granted the plaintiff’s motion to ...
Notice of Appeal