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Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Johnson & Johnson Seeks to Block Plaintiffs from Dropping Cancer Warning Lawsuit Johnson & Johnson is fighting a lawsuit seeking to force it to put a cancer warning on the company’s Baby Powder. The company urged a…

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Thousands of talcum powder lawsuits have been filed against Johnson & Johnson for failing to warn consumers of the risk of developing cancer from using their talcum-based powders. Several of those suits have resulted in large monetary awards, including some as high as $4.69 billion. “I had the good fortune to meet the lawyers handling these cases and the evidence…

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Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Bayer Seeks Reversal of $2 Billion Roundup Verdict Bayer is asking for the reversal of a $2 billion verdict in a lawsuit over the company’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer. The lawsuit was filed by a couple who…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Riddell Helmets Accused of Causing Football Player’s Death The father of an Ohio man who died after suffering a seizure and then drowning has filed a lawsuit against the manufacturer of Riddell helmets. The former football player…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Fisher Price Faces Class Action Over Recalled Rock ‘N Play Tied to Infant Deaths Fisher-Price is facing class action lawsuit over its recalled Rock ‘N Play sleeper. The product has been connected to more than 30 infant…

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Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. U.S. Jury Says Bayer Must Pay $80 Million to Man in Roundup Cancer Trial In the latest legal setback for Bayer, a man claiming the use of Roundup caused his cancer was awarded $5 million in compensatory…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Oklahoma Opioid Case Could Pave the Way for Cases Across Country An opioid lawsuit in Oklahoma could decide whether drug companies bear responsibility for the nation’s opioid crisis. Judge Thad Balkman has denied multiple requests to delay…

Legal news affects our everyday lives, whether we notice it or not. Here’s a summary of a few of this month’s major cases. Lawsuit Accuses Kentucky School District of Failure to Prevent 2018 Shooting A lawsuit has been filed against a Kentucky school district alleging it did not do enough to prevent a school shooting in Jan. 2018. Marshall County…

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