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Johnson and Johnson

The 1-800 Cases Come To Philly

HuffPost | Adam Goldberg | Posted 09.27.2015 | Business

Aside from Gorsky’s deposition, Johnson & Johnson had still not had, or taken, the opportunity to offer its side of the story in any full-length, hi...

Too Big To Nail?

Highline | Jade Walker | Posted 09.25.2015 | Business

By fall 2013, the government and Johnson & Johnson had settled on a new number: $2.2 billion—$500 million in criminal fines and forfeitures and $1.7...

Showdown With Johnson & Johnson's Alex Gorsky

Highline | Jade Walker | Posted 09.24.2015 | Business

On February 21, 2012, five weeks after Johnson & Johnson paid $158 million to Texas and made Allen Jones a multimillionaire, the company announced tha...

Unlikely Coalition Forms To Back Renewable Energy

The Huffington Post | Jenny Che | Posted 09.23.2015 | Business

Nine of the country's biggest companies just helped set a new standard for corporate sustainability. Goldman Sachs, Johnson & Johnson, Nike, Salesforc...

The Boy With 46DD Breasts

Highline | Jade Walker | Posted 09.23.2015 | Business

By March 2010, when Johnson & Johnson filed its financial disclosure with the Securities and Exchange Commission covering the events of the year 2009,...

The Data Johnson & Johnson Thought It Had Buried

Highline | Jade Walker | Posted 09.22.2015 | Business

On December 14, 2006, Stephen Sheller filed his first case against Johnson & Johnson. The client was a New Jersey boy who had taken Risperdal beginnin...

Steven Brill: Johnson & Johnson Among The Worst In Mislabeling Drug Cases

The Huffington Post | Natalie Telson | Posted 09.21.2015 | HuffPost Live 321

In his 15-chapter series for The Huffington Post titled “America’s Most Admired Lawbreaker,” journalist Steven Brill reveals the inside story of...

The Feds Start Circling Johnson & Johnson

HuffPost Highline | Adam Goldberg | Posted 09.21.2015 | Business

Since he had begun taking Risperdal, Austin Pledger was having fewer tantrums. The reports Benita Pledger read from her son’s school reflected what ...

The Third-Grade Math Trick J&J Used to Mask Risperdal's Side Effects

HuffPost Highline | Benjamin Hart | Posted 09.19.2015 | Healthy Living

Six days before Austin Pledger swallowed his first Risperdal, Janssen scientists and marketing executives met with an advisory board of doctors in a l...

ICYMI: Scientologists' Personality Test And Learning From Failure

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 09.19.2015 | Healthy Living

ICYMI Health features what we're reading this week. This week, we examined pieces that explored unconventional ways of thinking. A new book by Brené ...

Johnson & Johnson Massages The Data On A Dangerous Drug

HuffPost Highline | Benjamin Hart | Posted 09.18.2015 | Healthy Living

In 1999, Johnson & Johnson had signed a contract with a company called Excerpta Medica. Its specialty was medical marketing....

When a Corporation Is 'Too Big to Care' About Breaking the Law

Joanne Doroshow | Posted 09.16.2016 | Business
Joanne Doroshow

Given the rash of corporate abuse in this country, limiting punitive damages seems like the worst possible idea at the worst possible time. Yet over the last few decades, U.S. Supreme Court decisions and state lawmakers have severely weakened punitive damages.

How To Make A Billion Dollar Drug

HuffPost | Adam Goldberg | Posted 09.16.2015 | Business

In 1961, newspapers around the world ran stories (accompanied by horrific images) of deformed babies whose mothers had taken a drug to curb nausea dur...

America's Most Admired Lawbreaker

HuffPost Highline | Benjamin Hart | Posted 09.15.2015 | Healthy Living

On May 20, about 100 stock analysts gathered in the ballroom of the Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Brunswick, New Jersey, to hear good news from top execu...

What September Means To Me, The Parent Of A Childhood Cancer Fighter

Liz Scott | Posted 08.28.2016 | Parents
Liz Scott

For many parents, September represents a return to routine, a return to normalcy and perhaps even a joyous occasion as the children return to school. Once upon a time, I was one of these parents, oblivious to what September represents for the childhood cancer community.

What Are Social Norms, And How Can Understanding Them Help Us Prevent Gender-Based Violence?

Leigh Stefanik | Posted 08.25.2016 | Impact
Leigh Stefanik

The same social rules that keep us from cutting in line at the bank can help us prevent gender-based violence.

Counting Down to Zero: Progress in Ending Mother-to-Child Transmission

Chip Lyons | Posted 07.21.2016 | Impact
Chip Lyons

With last week's exciting announcement by UNAIDS, highlighting remarkable progress in meeting the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) related to HIV and AIDS, the end of the epidemic has never been more clearly in our sights

The Government Is Leaving Children At Risk -– Are You?

Carolyn S. Miles | Posted 07.15.2016 | Impact
Carolyn S. Miles

It's been 10 years since Hurricane Katrina revealed how ill-prepared our nation was to protect children from disaster. New research shows that far too little has changed.

Together We're Creating The World We Want In 2030

Sarah Colamarino | Posted 07.01.2016 | Parents
Sarah Colamarino

What kind of world do you want for your family in 2030? We asked celebrities, experts, and moms and dads around the world that question. Their collective answers moved us, excited us, and left us with hope and optimism for the future.

Empowering Women Requires Collaborative Solutions

Catherine Russell | Posted 06.18.2016 | Business
Catherine Russell

Women are powerful participants in the economy, whether they are consumers, workers or entrepreneurs. The more we empower them, the more we boost communities, economies and countries. Yet the current landscape for women who want to participate in the economy is not exactly empowering.

Proof That When Girls Come Together There's Nothing They Can't Do

Melissa Hillebrenner | Posted 06.18.2016 | Impact
Melissa Hillebrenner

Girls are powerful. The passage of the Girls Count Act is an important reminder that when girls seek to empower one another, anything is possible!

6 Crazy Smart Life Lessons From A High School Sophomore

Genevieve Roth | Posted 06.17.2016 | Impact
Genevieve Roth

Of all of the incredible work I get to do at Glamour -- the Women of the Year Awards, putting heroes like First Lady Michelle Obama on the cover -- this is the stuff that fires me up most. Why? Because this next generation of girls has really got something.

Why The Most Important Man In A Girl's Life Is Her Father

Gary Barker, Ph.D. | Posted 06.16.2015 | Impact
Gary Barker, Ph.D.

Every day around the world, we as fathers make decisions about the future of our daughters -- whether they stay in school, marry too early (or against their will), whether we treat their mothers with respect, or whether we support our daughters to pursue their dreams and see themselves as competent and powerful.

Affirming The Strength Of Mothers In Our Nation's Capital

Ebony Roebuck | Posted 06.15.2015 | Impact
Ebony Roebuck

In our nation's capital, prenatal and maternal health care has become a widening divide between the more affluent mothers and our most economically vulnerable mothers.

Picturing A Future Where Beauty Is Defined By Doing Good

Nigel Barker | Posted 06.15.2015 | Impact
Nigel Barker

You ask any father, anywhere, from any religion, any culture, and they'll speak as if they love their daughters more than anything -- girls hold a special place in their fathers' hearts. Yet in all cultures, that changes when it comes to positions of power, and family, and role in society.