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Case Status:    ONGOING    
On or around 05/03/2019 (Ongoing date of last review)

Filing Date: February 08, 2018

According to the law firm press release, the Complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period Defendants made false or misleading statements, and failed to disclose that J&J has known for decades that its talc products include asbestos fibers and that the exposure to those fibers can cause ovarian cancer and mesothelioma. J&J’s denials that talc could cause cancer and mesothelioma were materially false and misleading, and the company concealed contingent liabilities and loss of future revenues from the product. As a result of the company’s actions, the lawsuit claims, investors suffered damages when the true details entered the market.

On November 26, 2018, the Court issued an Order appointing Lead Plaintiff and Counsel. Lead Plaintiff filed an amended Complaint on February 28, 2019.

COMPANY INFORMATION:

Sector: Healthcare
Industry: Major Drugs
Headquarters: United States

SECURITIES INFORMATION:

Ticker Symbol: JNJ
Company Market: New York SE
Market Status: Public (Listed)

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COURT: D. New Jersey
DOCKET #: 18-CV-01833
JUDGE: Hon. Freda L. Wolfson
DATE FILED: 02/08/2018
CLASS PERIOD START: 02/22/2013
CLASS PERIOD END: 02/07/2018
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
  1. Ben Crump Law PLLC
    122 S. Calhoun Street, Ben Crump Law PLLC, FL 32301
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  2. The Rosen Law Firm (South Orange)
    609 W. South Orange Avenue Suite 2P , The Rosen Law Firm (South Orange), NJ 07079
    (973) 313-1887 (973) 833-0399 ·
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COURT: D. New Jersey
DOCKET #: 18-CV-01833
JUDGE: Hon. Freda L. Wolfson
DATE FILED: 02/28/2019
CLASS PERIOD START: 02/22/2013
CLASS PERIOD END: 12/13/2018
PLAINTIFF FIRMS NAMED IN COMPLAINT:
  1. Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody & Agnello, P.C.
    5 Becker Farm Road , Carella, Byrne, Cecchi, Olstein, Brody & Agnello, P.C., NJ 07068
    (973) 994-1700 (973) 994-1744 ·
  2. Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP (San Diego)
    655 West Broadway, Suite 1900, Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP (San Diego), CA 92101
    619.231.1058 619.231.7423 ·
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