Talcum Powder Lawsuit
Talcum powder lawsuits claim manufacturers knew their talc was contaminated by asbestos and could cause mesothelioma and ovarian cancer, but they did nothing to warn consumers about the risk of their products. Companies named in lawsuits include Johnson & Johnson, Vanderbilt Minerals, Colgate-Palmolive, and Imerys Talc America. Johnson & Johnson faces the largest number of talc cancer claims. If you’ve developed ovarian cancer or mesothelioma after using talc-containing products, contact our talcum powder attorneys immediately to preserve your legal rights. Whether you have a cancer-related talcum powder or wrongful death lawsuit, we’re here to help.
Receive financial compensation
Though talcum powder companies claim their products are safe, numerous victims have already received hundreds of millions of dollars in compensation from talcum powder lawsuit settlements and jury awards.
Cover your medical bills
Treating talc-related cancer can be extremely expensive, with some procedures costing tens of thousands of dollars. This does not account for the added costs of hospital stays, therapy plans, and lost income if you can no longer work.
Hold manufacturers accountable
Instead of warning anyone or recalling their products, talcum powder companies actively worked to hide the dangers of their products. In the process, they made billions of dollars while innocent people suffered.
Come to us for trusted guidance
Our team of attorneys has a long history of helping clients and knows what it takes to build strong claims for compensation in talcum powder cases. We will give you clear and honest explanations of your options.
There is a talcum powder lawsuit statute of limitations, so if you believe that you have been harmed by using a talc product, it’s best to contact our lawyers as soon as possible.
All cases are taken on a contingency basis. That means there is no fee unless we recover the compensation you deserve.Free Case Review
Thousands of people are now filing mesothelioma and ovarian cancer lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson and other talcum powder manufacturers.
As many as 2,200 cases of ovarian cancer diagnosed each year may have been caused by regular use of talcum powder. If you have frequently used talc powder for 4 or more years and developed ovarian cancer speak to our attorneys. You may be able to file a lawsuit against the company that manufactured the talcum powder.
Sample of cases won
Jury awards $4.7 Billion In baby powder compensation
Punitive and compensatory damages were awarded to 22 women in Missouri in July 2018. These women accused Johnson & Johnson of failing to warn them about associated risks with using their baby and body powders. All of the plaintiffs in the case developed ovarian cancer. The punitive damages awarded in this case are among the highest ever in a product liability case.
Jury Awards $72 Million in Talcum Powder Lawsuit
A jury in St. Louis awarded the family of a woman $72 million in a product liability case involving talcum powder. The lawsuit was brought by a woman’s family after she died from ovarian cancer. The family alleged that Johnson & Johnson was negligent in failing to warn consumers of the increased risk of ovarian cancer associated with the use of talcum powder. The deceased used J&J’s baby powder and Shower-to-Shower products for years prior to her diagnosis of ovarian cancer.