“It is an admission. It’s like raising a flag to lawyers to say, ‘here’s something to look at it,’” said R. Jason Richards, of Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz in Pensacola, Florida. “Because every time there’s a recall we look at it. Recalls get our attention, and they know it will get our attention.”
Jason Richards, a partner with Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz, one law rm involved in litigation against Banana Boat, said he thinks businesses have been analyzing their sun-care goods for benzene since Valisure published its findings.
“It’s a good step for J&J to make that acknowledgment and recall products they currently tested, but it doesn’t cover the waterfront,” said R. Jason Richards, of Aylstock, Witkin, Kreis & Overholtz in Pensacola, Florida.