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Hiring in September was good but below trend still the unemployment rate hit a fifty year low later this morning we'll get the August job openings in labor turnover survey acronym jolts here's marketplaces Mitchell Hartman job openings peaks late last year and have fallen off a bit since then but the quits rate which tracks workers voluntarily leaving their jobs is now in an eighteen year high economist Joseph purse well us that our S. M. consulting individuals are fairly confident that if they quit their job they're going to get another one for higher pay with the developer Joshua Curtis a Phoenix started job hunting last year he figured his current employer was underpaying him by about thirty percent and his landlord had just nearly doubled the rent but I did not get a lot of job offers they're very picky about what they want and this is kind of a glut of developers here he expanded his search nationwide and in February got an offer exactly the pay rate I was looking for economists juices Bruce Willis warns that this tight hot labor market may not last weekly jobless claims especially in states heavily dependent on trade and manufacturing have been edging up recently I'm Mitchell Hartman for market place the drug company Johnson and Johnson has been hit with eight billion dollars in punitive damages yesterday a jury in Philadelphia found the company down played risks of Risperdal all that's used to treat psychosis but in this case autism market place's Nancy Marshall gets or has more on the jury's thinking here what David the jury decided that Johnson and Johnson didn't do enough to warn the patient Nicholas Murray who's now in his twenties that Risperdal could cause him to grow grass he started taking it when he was a child for treatment of symptoms related to autism Murray's lawyers say the jury sent a message that Johnson Johnson's actions were deliberate and malicious what is Johnson and Johnson saying about eight in dollars the company says the verdict is excessive and it will appeal Johnson Johnson also says it was prevented from making a meaningful defense because key evidence was excluded I it says the jury didn't hear its opinion that receber dolls label quote outlined the risks in this comes about a week and a half after J. and J. reached a twenty million dollar settlement agreement on opioids right and that agreement is with two counties in Ohio it resolves their claims that Johnson and Johnson contributed to widespread addiction with its opioid drugs but the company still faces hundreds of other opioid lawsuits Jane J. stock is down two point six percent in premarket trading the footsie stock.

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