Springfield, MO

Log in Subscribe

J&J, Colgate ordered to pay $10M in suit

Posted online

Johnson & Johnson and Colgate-Palmolive were ordered to pay nearly $10 million to a California woman.

Patricia Schmitz alleged in a lawsuit the companies' talc-based body powders contributed to her terminal mesothelioma diagnosis.

Avon Products also was found liable for $2.4 million in damages, though it was not named as a defendant in the case.

Read more from Fox Business.


No comments on this story |
Please log in to add your comment
Editors' Pick
12 People You Need to Know in 2024

Join us on the third Tuesday of each month for a live interview with one of 12 local professionals handpicked by our editorial team.

Most Read
Update cookies preferences