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July 19, 2017

In the News Today – July 19, 2017

‘Bristol-Myers’ Disruptive Effect Nearly Instant in Missouri Talc Case:“On a June Monday, lawyers in a trial over Johnson & Johnson’s talcum powder scrambled to explain to a St. Louis judge whether a U.S. Supreme Court decision handed down that morning doomed their case,” writes the National Law Journal.

“We do have allegations in this case that would constitute what the Bristol-Myers court refers to as relevant acts, however, we don’t — we do not have pleadings sufficient to anchor those relevant acts to a third party, that being the Pharma Tech Industries here in Missouri,” 22nd Circuit Court Judge Rex Burlison said. Johnson & Johnson was granted their motion for a mistrial.

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