Asbestos-Tainted Talcum Powder Case May Proceed, New York Justice Says

NEW YORK - A woman's claim of exposure to asbestos in talcum powder will remain in state court, a New York justice held March 22 in rejecting both preemption and primary jurisdiction arguments (Arlene Feinberg and Jacob Feinberg v. Colgate-Palmolive Co., et al.,  No. 190070/11, N.Y. Sup., New York Co.; 2012 N.Y. Misc. LEXIS 1259).

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