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Oklahoma judge denies motion to end case against drugmaker

An Oklahoma judge decided Monday the state’s ongoing opioid drug lawsuit against consumer products giant Johnson & Johnson can move forward, rejecting the company’s argument that the state failed to …

Prescription drugs, lower taxes, power J&J 3Q beat

A jump in prescription drug sales and a sharply reduced tax bill boosted Johnson & Johnson’s third-quarter sales and profit, which beat Wall Street expectations.

UPDATED: Sat., July 14, 2018, 8:01 p.m.

Franklin County sues national drug makers over opioid crisis

Franklin County has joined a list of government agencies throughout the country filing lawsuits against opioid manufacturers and distributors for creating what they describe as “the worst man-made epidemic in …

Jury recommends $25M in Johnson & Johnson lawsuit

A California jury delivered a $25.7 million verdict against Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit brought by a woman who claimed she developed cancer by using the company’s talc-based baby …

Appeals court tosses $72 million award in talcum powder case

A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday that vacated a $72 million award to an Alabama woman who claimed her use of Johnson & Johnson products that contained talcum contributed to …

Johnson & Johnson settles Oregon suit over Motrin buyback

Johnson & Johnson has agreed to pay Oregon more than $400,000 to settle a lawsuit over a nearly decade-old buyback of defective Motrin pills.

J&J ordered to pay record $1 billion for faulty hip implants

A Texas jury ordered Johnson & Johnson to pay more than $1 billion to patients who claimed the company hid flaws in its Pinnacle artificial hips that had to be …

Johnson & Johnson in early talks to buy drugmaker Actelion

Johnson & Johnson said Friday that is in early talks to buy the Swiss drugmaker Actelion Pharmaceuticals.

Does baby powder cause cancer? Another jury says yes

For the third time, Johnson & Johnson has been hit with a multimillion-dollar jury verdict over whether the talc in its iconic baby powder causes ovarian cancer when applied regularly …

UPDATED: Tue., May 24, 2016, 2:21 p.m.

Washington, California sue over pelvic mesh implants

Washington state is suing Johnson & Johnson, saying that for more than a decade the company misrepresented the risks of vaginal mesh implants it sold.

Shawn Vestal: Corporate ‘innocence’ a real steal at the price

The news release arrived, as they do arrive nearly every day, announcing the latest example of corporate justice. A huge company is accused of breaking laws and regulations. The allegations …

Motley Fool: Medical developments elevate J&J

With its baby powder and Band-Aids, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) has long been known as an over-the-counter giant. You may not realize it, but one of the company’s other …