J&J Pulls Talc-Based Baby Powder, but Court Fight Will Continue
Johnson & Johnson said it would "vigorously defend" the products in court. Plaintiffs attorney Chris Placitella, who is liaison counsel in the talc multidistrict litigation, said "we look forward to meeting them there as we continue to pursue justice for our clients."
Johnson & Johnson’s announcement Tuesday that it would discontinue sales of talcum powder-based baby powder will have little impact on the thousands of lawsuits pending across the country, say plaintiffs lawyers.
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