STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Nearly 220 Talcum Powder Cases Now Pending in New Jersey; Appeal Still Pending in Dismissed Cases
January 30, 2017
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. –– There are now 218 talcum powder personal injury lawsuits pending against Johnson & Johnson defendants in New Jersey’s coordinated docket, according to a case list released this month.
The New Jersey Superior Court for Atlantic County released the current list on Jan. 28, and shows that while there are 218 cases currently pending, there were no cases filed between Sept. 30 and Jan. 25.
When the docket was established in November 2015, there were approximately 75 cases pending in the state; from November 2015 to September 2016, more than 140 cases were filed, according to the ...