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Judge: Not Available
Court: New York, New York
Plaintiff's Attorney: Jerome Block
Defendant's Attorney: Not Available
Description: New York, NY - Donna Olson and her husband sued Johnson & Johnson on product liability theories claiming that she developed mesothelioma as a direct result of using Johnson's Baby Powder product, which she claimed contains asbestos.
Outcome: Plaintiffs' verdict for $25 million in compensatory damages and $300 million in punitive damages.