1. Expert Testifies Talcum Powder Caused Mesothelioma

    An expert witness called by the attorney for plaintiff Terry Leavitt left little doubt that he believed the woman’s exposure to Johnson & Johnson baby powder caused her to contract mesothelioma. “Have you formed an opinion whether asbestos in the talc powder caused her (Leavitt’s) mesothelioma?” plaintiff attorney Joseph Satterley asked. “Lab tests indicate amphiboles as well as fibr…Read More

  2. Mesothelioma Victim Recalls Baby Powder Use Throughout his Life

    Mesothelioma Victim Recalls Baby Powder Use Throughout his Life It happened again recently in the Supreme Court of New York County, when the company tried to shut down the lawsuit filed by Edward Rothlein and his wife Sharon following Rothlein having been diagnosed with peritoneal mesothelioma. Over and over in America’s courtrooms, Johnson & Johnson’s Baby Powder is being accused of caus…Read More

  3. Illinois Man Alleges 20 Companies Caused Mesothelioma

    A husband and wife are suing more than 20 companies involved with asbestos products, alleging failure to warn and negligence. Ronald  Janczy filed a lawsuit Jan. 2 in Madison County Circuit Court Illinois against the defendants, alleging failure to exercise due care and caution for the safety of others. According to the complaint, at various times during Ronald Janczy's employment career that sta…Read More