Women and the family members of women who have been diagnosed with ovarian cancer and have a history of using talcum powder for feminine hygiene may be entitled to compensation through a baby powder cancer lawsuit. More than a thousand such cases are pending around the country. This law firm announced two significant wins early in 2016, winning a total of nearly $130 million on behalf of two women. A jury found Johnson and Johnson guilty of conspiracy and negligence for failing to warn women of the known risk posed by talcum powder dusting.
Dr. Daniel Cramer, a baby powder cancer expert, estimates that 10,000 women die annually in the United States of ovarian cancer caused by perineal talcum powder dusting. If you or a woman in your family was diagnosed with ovarian cancer and has a history of using baby powder for feminine hygiene, you may have grounds to file a baby powder cancer claim against Johnson & Johnson.
Filing a claim against Johnson & Johnson can secure financial compensation for the medical expenses, lost income, and suffering resulting from ovarian cancer. Currently representing more than 1,200 talcum powder cancer plaintiffs nationwide, our attorneys are the leading experts in talcum powder litigation. We offer free, no-obligation baby powder lawsuit case review nationwide to women the families of women who have suffered from cancer after using baby powder.
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A common question is whether baby powder cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson will actually result in real compensation for the families affected. Our attorneys assure families that baby powder lawsuits are not merely symbolic; the settlements we have achieved on behalf of clients in talcum powder cases this year are $72 million and $55 million, respectively.
Baby powder lawsuits aim to hold Johnson & Johnson accountable for choosing profits over human life by not warning the public about the cancer risk associated with talc. These cases will likely be consolidated as multidistrict litigation (MDL), a legal procedure that allows similar cases to be resolved at once, while still preserving the unique details of each case. Settlements are determined based on the particulars of each case and the degree of suffering of each plaintiff.
Our attorneys provide legal representation for baby powder lawsuits on a contingency basis, meaning we charge no legal fees unless we win compensation on your behalf. We offer free, no-obligation consultations for women and families nationwide who believe they may have grounds for a talcum powder cancer lawsuit.
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