Speak to an experienced Talcum Powder Attorney for a Las Vegas, Henderson, Reno, Paradise, North Las Vegas, Sunrise Manor, Spring Valley, Enterprise, Sparks, or Carson City Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer lawsuit.
Do You Want To File A Nebraska Talcum Powder Lawsuit?
Studies show that Johnson’s and Johnson’s Baby Powder or Shower To Shower Talcum Powder can cause ovarian cancer when used as a feminine hygiene product. The talc particles can travel through the vagina and into the ovaries and remain trapped for years. These talc particles can cause inflammation that may eventually lead to the growth of ovarian cancer cells. In a recent jury trial a $72 million settlement was won for this claim.
Many Studies On Dangers Of Talcum Powder
Although Johnson & Johnson maintains that talcum powder is safe for use, plaintiffs in ovarian cancer lawsuits offer studies that suggest an association between talc and ovarian cancer dating as far back as 1971. In 1994, Johnson & Johnson was put on notice of a link between talc and ovarian cancer. A letter was sent from the Cancer Prevention Coalition to the then-CEO of the company.
Is There Talcum Powder Ovarian Cancer Class Action Lawsuit I Can Join ?
According to news reports, more than 1,200 women claim talcum powder caused their ovarian cancer. Currently the lawsuits are being filed at the state level.
Talcum Powder Lawsuit Settlements
A $72 million talcum powder verdict is handed down against Johnson & Johnson in favor of a woman who claimed that long-term Shower-to-Shower use for feminine hygiene caused her to develop ovarian cancer. The verdict included a $62 million award of punitive damages against the company.
Our Nevada talcum powder cancer lawyers are available to discuss your options.