Skip to NavigationSkip to content

appeal

Missouri appeals court overturns $55m J&J verdict

A $55 million verdict against the multinational pharmaceutical company Johnson & Johnson has been overturned by an appeals court in Missouri.

The 2016 verdict awarded South Dakota resident Gloria Ristesund $5 million in compensatory damages and $50 million in punitive damages in relation to a claim that J&J’s talc-based products had caused her to develop ovarian cancer in 2016.

Mission Statement
Pharmafile.com is a leading portal for the pharmaceutical industry, providing industry professionals with pharma news, pharma events, pharma service company listings and pharma jobs,
Site content is produced by our editorial team exclusively for Pharmafile.com and our industry newspaper Pharmafocus. Service company profiles and listings are taken from our pharmaceutical industry directory, Pharmafile, and presented in a unique Find and Compare format to ensure the most relevant matches