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  • Anapol Weiss Seeks Injunction Against Johnson & Johnson

    Jun 12, 2024

    Attempt to Evade Responsibility in Baby Powder Cases Anapol Weiss filed is seeking preliminary injunction against Johnson & Johnson to prevent them from using the "Texas Two-Step" approach to evade the baby talc powder class action judgments. J&J, one of the wealthiest companies in the world, should be held accountable for paying the judgments ordered by the court. Women developed cancer from their product, ruining their lives. It is unconscionable for J&J to be playing games...
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  • CIO Views: Top 10 Most Influential Leaders Making an Impact in Legal Industry, 2024

    May 24, 2024

    Championing Justice: Kristen Gibbons Feden’s Journey Kristen Gibbons Feden, a shareholder at Anapol Weiss, is dedicated to securing justice for survivors. Known for her tenacity and commitment, Kristen has achieved millions in favorable outcomes for her clients. As a former prosecutor, she ensured justice in cases of homicide, domestic violence, and elder abuse. Throughout her career, Kristen has redefined legal representation standards. Her work extends beyond the courtroom, shaping discourse on legal practices and victim rights. “My...
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  • Anapol Weiss Of Counsel Sues J&J for Fraud Related to J&J Talc Unit's Asset Shuffles

    May 23, 2024

    By George Woolston, Reporter for Law 360 Published in: Law 360 (May 22, 2024) Anapol Weiss Of Counsel Richard Golomb, who represents more than 1,500 women whose cancer is alleged to be caused by talc powder usage, has joined with counsel from other talc powder cancer patients to sue Johnson & Johnson for fraud. The plaintiffs’ complaint alleges that J&J has tried to intentionally prevent tort victims from getting their day in court through a scheme of fraudulent...
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  • LEGAL INTELLIGENCER: Kristen Gibbons Feden: Former Prosecutor Turned Civil Litigator, Verdict Generator

    May 15, 2024

    Anapol Weiss is thrilled to celebrate the achievements of shareholder Kristen Gibbons Feden, recently highlighted by the Legal Intelligencer. Feden, known for her tenacity and dedication, secured $32.5 million in verdicts for seven clients in August 2023. Notable Achievements Feden, a former Montgomery County prosecutor, gained prominence for her role in the Bill Cosby case. Transitioning to civil litigation, she secured significant verdicts against R. Kelly and a pediatrician involved in serial sexual abuse. In her current role...
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  • Miriam Barish Wins $6M Settlement for Truck Accident Victim

    May 11, 2024

    Anapol Weiss Shareholder Miriam Barish and her Associate Bob Devine secured a $6 million settlement for Cheryl Sarno. Ms. Sarno was working at UPS in their Philadelphia yard, when she was struck and run over by a visiting tractor-trailer operated by the Defendant, John Fanelli. Ms. Sarno suffered a horrific degloving injury to her leg, necessitating multiple skin grafts and surgeries to repair. Defendant Fanelli admitted he saw Cheryl walking near his tractor trailer, yet failed...
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  • Anapol Weiss Leading in Talc Litigation Fight Against Johnson & Johnson

    May 10, 2024

    Over the last week, news outlets reported that Johnson & Johnson (J&J) is moving forward with a $6.48 billion proposed settlement of the tens of thousands of lawsuits filed against the pharmaceutical giant because its baby powder and other talc products contain asbestos, which is known to cause ovarian cancer in women. Notably, there have been numerous verdicts against Johnson & Johnson in these cases, including a $2.21 billion award for 22 women whose cases...
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  • LEGAL INTELLIGENCER: City Driving: Making Vehicles Safe for Pedestrians

    May 9, 2024

    Published: The Legal Intelligencer Excerpts: Most pedestrian fatalities and serious injuries occur when people are struck by the front of a vehicle. The numbers have gone up – in 2010, 4,302 pedestrians were killed, and in 2019 that number rose to 6,272. Pedestrian injuries have likewise gone up from 70,000 in 2010 to 76,000 in 2019. This crisis on our roadways is solvable. The answer has been available to vehicle manufacturers for more than a decade. Yet, until...
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  • NBC 10 PHILADELPHIA: A couple's nonprofit is asking teens to pledge to not drive distracted this Mother's Day

    May 3, 2024

    Anapol Weiss supports our colleague, Joel Feldman. in his tireless efforts to inform parents, children, and everyone about the dangers of texting while driving. His nonprofit, End Distracted Driving (, is launching a "Drive Safe For Mom” campaign for Mother’s Day. NBC 10 Philadelphia covered the campaign’s launch on May 1. Click here to view the segment on NBC 10 Philadelphia: ...
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  • NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL: Powerhouse Duo Win Six CVA Verdicts in One Week, Totaling $157 Million

    Apr 10, 2024

    The New York Law Journal has reported that Kristen Gibbons Feden, head of the sexual abuse survivor department at Anapol Weiss, and Mike Della, a partner at Gruenberg Kelly Della, won “a string of six verdicts in just one week—totaling $157 million in damages—against a former Long Island pediatrician accused of serial sexual abuse against children spanning decades.” The New York Law Journal quotes Feden as noting that the amounts awarded make their clients feel seen: “It’s...
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  • NEWSDAY: Kristen Feden Wins Three Verdicts, Totaling $71 Million, in a Single Week

    Apr 5, 2024

    Kristen Feden of Anapol Weiss, renowned for her impactful closing argument in the Bill Cosby case and her remarkable back-to-back 8-figure verdicts totaling $10.5M and $22M on a single day in 2023, has achieved another extraordinary feat. Within the span of a single week, she secured three additional 8-figure verdicts, amounting to a staggering $71 million. These verdicts, amounting to $27M, $22M, and $22M respectively, were rendered in early April 2024 against New York pediatrician Stuart...
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