October 11, 2017 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
Product liability cases allege that the negligence of manufacturers, as well as distributors, retailers, and other parties that make consumer products available, more likely than not led to victims suffering injuries that could and should have been prevented. In many product liability cases, establishing the cause of an injury is a straightforward matter – for example, a defectively designed tire…
September 1, 2017 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
In previous blogs, we discussed talcum powder and its association with an increased risk of causing ovarian cancer in women. In one notable case resolved just last month, a Los Angeles jury awarded $417 million in compensation to one 63-year-old woman who used Johnson & Johnson’s baby powder for decades. According to thousands of currently pending talcum powder lawsuits, victims…