STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Parties in Ongoing California Talcum Powder Trial Poised to Deliver Closing Arguments
August 16, 2017
LOS ANGELES –– The parties in what is the first California talcum powder case to head before a jury are scheduled to deliver closing arguments today after what has been a three-week trial.
The closing arguments in the California Superior Court for Los Angeles County are slated to begin at 10:30 PT.
The underlying case involves claims brought by Eva Echeverria, who says her use of talcum powder products led her to develop ovarian cancer.
The defendants left in the case are Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. and Johnson & Johnson; Imerys Talc America’s motion for summary judgment was ...