STORY FROM: Talcum Powder Litigation Report
Parties in Upcoming Missouri Talc Trial Exchange Briefing on Summary Judgment Motions
October 10, 2017
ST. LOUIS –– A plaintiff whose talcum powder claims are set to be the next tried in a Missouri state court has filed response briefs attacking recent motions for summary judgment, maintaining that he has established that genital talc use increased the risk of a woman developing ovarian cancer by 30 to 60 percent.
In recent motions for summary judgment filed in the Missouri Circuit Court for St. Louis City, Johnson & Johnson and Imerys Talc America argued that the plaintiff has not scientifically supported his claims.
The court has presided over six talcum powder trials so far, four ...
Imerys Talc Motion
Plaintiff J&J Response
Plaintiff Imerys Talc Response