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Alex Gorsky, chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, takes the stand as he is questioned by the plaintiff's lawyer Chris Panatier, in New Jersey Supreme Court in New Brunswick, on Jan. 27. Photo: Reuters/Lucas Jackson Alex Gorsky, chairman and CEO of Johnson & Johnson, takes the stand as he is questioned by the plaintiff’s lawyer Chris Panatier, in New Jersey Supreme Court in New Brunswick on Jan. 27. Photo: Reuters/Lucas Jackson

A Manhattan judge has sanctioned plaintiffs attorneys in a talcum powder case for their “frivolous” behavior in disclosing the deposition of Johnson & Johnson’s CEO to the news media in violation of a protective order.

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Amanda Bronstad

Amanda Bronstad is the ALM staff reporter covering class actions and mass torts nationwide. She writes the email dispatch Critical Mass. She is based in Los Angeles.

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