File Talcum Powder Lawsuit
Several women who have used talcum powder products have filed lawsuits against the drug companies responsible for manufacturing and producing these products.
Settlements are expected to be substantial. You may be entitled to file a talcum powder lawsuit if you or a family member suffered harm as a result of using these cosmetic products.
Why File a Talcum Powder Lawsuit
Talcum powder lawsuits are filed against the drug producers. Lawsuit allegations include that these companies:
- Failed to warn the public of the risks of using talcum powder products
- Failed to properly test talcum powder for the dangerous side-effects
- Withheld research data from the public about talcum powder dangers
- Sold talcum powder products even though they knew it could be dangerous
- Manufactured and sold an unsafe product
What are the Criteria for Filing a Talcum Powder Lawsuit?
As many as 2,200 cases of ovarian cancer diagnosed each year may have been caused by regular use of talcum powder.
Talc is a mineral made of up various elements including magnesium, silicon and oxygen. Talc is ground to make talcum powder which is used to absorb moisture and is widely available in various products including baby powder and adult products including body and facial powder.
Talc products used regularly in the genital area increase the risk of ovarian cancer.
In February 2016, a jury found Johnson & Johnson knew of the cancer risks associated with its talc products but failed to warn consumers, and awarded the family of our client $72 million. She died of ovarian cancer after using J&J talc-containing products for more than 30 years.
TV Commercials About Talcum Powder Lawsuits
A Missouri jury recently ordered heath giant Johnson & Johnson to pay $72 million in damages to the family of an Alabama woman who died from ovarian cancer allegedly caused by the company’s Baby Powder and other products that contained talcum powder.
The verdict, which arrived in late February following a three-week trial, included $10 million in actual damage and $62 million in punitive damages to the family of Jackie Fox, according to the Associated Press.
Compensation In Talcum Powder Lawsuits
Settlements in talcum powder lawsuits provide compensation for pain and suffering, as well as psychological damage. Damages also include medical expenses and lost wages.
Are You Eligible To File A Talcum Powder Lawsuit?
If you suffered from complications arising from using a talcum powder product, including Johnson’s baby powder or Shower to Shower body powder, you may be able to file a lawsuit against the company that produced it.
The criteria for filing a talcum powder lawsuit include the following:
- Must be female
- Regularly used Johnson’s Baby Powder or Shower to Shower Body Powder in the genital area
- Has been diagnosed with ovarian cancer
Our legal team will review your medical records to determine if you have a case. If you do qualify for a claim, we will start on your case immediately.
Our No Fee Promise on Talcum Powder Cases
You can afford to have our great team of lawyers on your side. When you choose us, it literally costs nothing to get started. We promise you in writing:
- No money to get started
- We pay all case costs and expenses
- No legal fees whatsoever unless you receive a settlement
- Phone calls are always free.
Start Your Talcum Powder Claim
Our talcum powder lawyers will help you file your lawsuit. To get started, you can:
- Submit the Free Case Review Box on this page, or
- Call (866) 280-3417 any time of day to tell us about your case.
We will listen to your story and answer your questions. If you have claim, we will start immediately.
WARNING: There are strict time deadlines for filing talcum powder lawsuit claims.