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Mark Lanier Quoted on Supreme Court’s Rejection of J&J’s Appeal of $2B Verdict

Attorney Mark Lanier was recently quoted in numerous media outlets discussing the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to deny Johnson & Johnson’s bid to overturn a $2.1 billion damages award to a group of women who developed ovarian cancer after exposure to its talcum powder products. Continue reading “Mark Lanier Quoted on Supreme Court’s Rejection of J&J’s Appeal of $2B Verdict”

Supreme Court’s Denial of J&J Petition a ‘Victory for Justice’

Trial Lawyer Mark Lanier: Decision will finally result in compensation for talc-cancer victims  

HOUSTON – By denying Johnson & Johnson’s efforts to overturn a $2.1 billion award to a group of women who developed ovarian cancer after exposure to its talcum powder products, the U.S. Supreme Court has sent a strong message to corporate America says Mark Lanier, the lead trial counsel for the women and their families.  Continue reading “Supreme Court’s Denial of J&J Petition a ‘Victory for Justice’”

Mark Lanier Recognized Among Nation’s Top Trial Lawyers by Chambers USA

HOUSTON – Mark Lanier, founder of The Lanier Law Firm, is one of only 20 attorneys named to the top tier of trial lawyers in the nation by the 2021 edition of the elite Chambers USA legal directory. One of the profession’s most respected and comprehensive guides, the publication’s team of more than 200 researchers conduct in-depth assessments and thousands of interviews each year, emphasizing client feedback in making its selections. Continue reading “Mark Lanier Recognized Among Nation’s Top Trial Lawyers by Chambers USA”

Column Slams U.S. Chamber as “Chief Apologist” for Dangerous Corporate Practices

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has “lost its moorings on almost every front” according to a recently published column posted on the news site American Greatness. The column takes a hard-hitting look at the Chamber’s coordinated campaign to support Johnson & Johnson’s certiorari petition to the United States Supreme Court that challenges the $2.1 billion judgment of the Missouri Court of Appeals in the talc-ovarian cancer litigation. Continue reading “Column Slams U.S. Chamber as “Chief Apologist” for Dangerous Corporate Practices”