Baum Hedlund Blog

Attorneys Discuss Monsanto Roundup Litigation at UCLA Law Event

Nov. 5, 2018 – Los Angeles, California - - Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorneys Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner and Pedram Esfandiary participated in a panel discussion on October 31 at an event held by the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. The lunchtime panel before [...]

Marines File Lawsuit Against SDG&E Over Camp Pendleton AAV Fire

Nov. 1, 2018 – San Diego, California - - The national law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman filed a lawsuit on behalf of four active duty members of the United States Marines Corps (USMC) who sustained injuries in a 2017 training accident on Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton in [...]

By | 2018-11-02T12:13:08+00:00 November 1st, 2018|Blog, Press Releases, Timothy A. Loranger|

R. Brent Wisner to Speak About Monsanto Trial at Harvard Law School

Sept. 28, 2018 – Cambridge, Massachusetts - - Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorney and partner R. Brent Wisner will be appearing at Harvard Law School today to discuss the landmark $289.2 million against Monsanto in the first Roundup cancer case to proceed to trial. Wisner will speak in front [...]

By | 2018-10-01T18:52:33+00:00 September 28th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

Lawyers: CRT Correction of Glyphosate Review Only Tells Half the Story

Sept. 27, 2018 – Los Angeles, California - - The academic journal Critical Reviews in Toxicology issued corrections yesterday for articles that were published in a 2016 supplemental issue dedicated to reviewing the safety of glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer. The corrections indicate that Monsanto did [...]

By | 2018-10-02T10:20:12+00:00 September 27th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases|

Clay Robbins III Joins Baum Hedlund’s Transportation Accident Team

September 17, 2018 – Los Angeles, CA - - The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman is pleased to announce Clay Robbins III, a highly experienced litigator and transportation accident attorney, has joined the firm’s Los Angeles office. With a focus on commercial transportation accidents, Clay will represent [...]

By | 2018-09-29T11:48:43+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Blog, Press Releases, Clay Robbins III|

Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman Attorneys Speak at Yale Law School

Sept. 17, 2018 – New Haven, Connecticut -- Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorneys Michael L. Baum and R. Brent Wisner will participate today in a conference organized by Yale Law School’s Collaboration for Research Integrity and Transparency (CRIT) program. The conference, Challenging Court Secrecy in Medical Product Litigation, is scheduled to take place at Yale [...]

By | 2018-09-17T09:44:50+00:00 September 17th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner|

RFK Jr., Michael Baum Deliver Keynote Address at EU Pesticides Hearing

Sept. 5, 2018 – BRUSSELS, BELGIUM - - Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorney Michael Baum and Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. (Baum Hedlund co-counsel) delivered the keynote address today at the Greens Complementary Hearing on Pesticides. European Green Party Members of Parliament Maria Heubuch (Germany), Michèle Rivasi (France), Bart Staes [...]

By | 2018-09-12T16:48:42+00:00 September 5th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, Michael L. Baum|

Monsanto to Pay $289.2 Million in Landmark Roundup Lawsuit Verdict

August 10, 2018 San Francisco, California - - A San Francisco jury returned a verdict today in the case of a former groundskeeper with terminal cancer against Monsanto Company, ordering the agrochemical giant to pay $39.2 million in compensatory damages and $250 million in punitive damages for failing to warn [...]

Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman a Finalist for 2018 Elite Trial Lawyers

July 26, 2018 – LOS ANGELES, CA - - The National Law Journal announced today that the law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman is a finalist for the 2018 Elite Trial Lawyers. The Elite Trial Lawyers honors the country’s top plaintiffs’ lawyers and their firms for outstanding work [...]

Federal Judge Allows Monsanto Roundup Lawsuits to Move Forward

July 10, 2018 – San Francisco, California - - The judge overseeing the federal Monsanto Roundup multidistrict litigation (MDL) in U.S. District Court for the District of California ruled today that experts for the plaintiffs can present their opinions at trial and denied Monsanto’s motion for summary judgment. In his ruling, [...]