Lawsuits against the company have stacked up over several years, currently totaling more than 19,000.

Baby Powder With Cancer Links to Remain on Shelves in Most Countries
Despite claims the talcum-based baby powder can cause cancer, Johnson & Johnson will continue to sell the controversial product in all countries except the US and Canada. Photo: Getty Images
Morgan Hekking holds a BA in International Relations from Hobart & William Smith Colleges in Geneva, New York.