J&J Loses Bid To Keep Talc Cancer Case Out Of Philly

Law360 (June 13, 2019, 6:47 PM EDT) -- A Pennsylvania woman alleging she developed ovarian cancer from a Johnson & Johnson talcum powder product is looking forward to bringing her case to trial before a state court in Philadelphia after a federal judge ruled he did not have jurisdiction over the claims, her attorney said Thursday.

Nancy Winkler, an attorney with Eisenberg Rothweiler Winkler Eisenberg & Jeck PC representing Ellen Kleiner, told Law360 that she was pleased with U.S. District Judge Mark Kearney's decision that potential claims for indemnity J&J might pursue against Imerys Talc America Inc., a a talc supplier for the company that is currently in the...

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