STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Plaintiffs Ask Court to Hold ‘Science Day’ in California Coordinated Talcum Powder Docket
December 7, 2016
LOS ANGELES –– Plaintiffs with claims pending in California’s coordinated docket for talcum powder claims have asked the court to hold a “science and liability day,” saying that good cause exists for a hearing to address scientific and medical evidence as it relates to liability, causation, and ovarian cancer.
In the Dec. 2 notice filed in the California Superior Court for Los Angeles County, the plaintiffs explained that a similar day is scheduled to take place in the national coordinated docket for such claims, and that it would be preferable if the California JCCP had its own Science and ...