STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Multi-Plaintiff Talcum Powder Lawsuit Filed in Los Angeles, Says Baby Powder, Shower-to-Shower Caused Ovarian Cancer
July 21, 2016
LOS ANGELES –– Another multi-plaintiff lawsuit has been filed in California state court accusing Johnson & Johnson defendants of withholding information regarding the dangers of talcum powder in its popular Baby Powder and Shower-to-Shower products.
In their July 15 complaint filed in the California Superior Court for Los Angeles County, the plaintiffs said their claims arise out of the same transaction, occurrence, or series of transactions or occurrences “and questions of law and fact are common to all of the plaintiffs will arise in the action.”
All of the plaintiffs alleged that they developed ovarian cancer as a result of ...