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Lawsuit Alleges American Airlines Forced Amputee to Crawl to Lavatory

June 15, 2020, Salt Lake City, Utah - - Attorneys from the law firm of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman have filed a lawsuit against American Airlines and CheapOAir alleging flight attendants and cabin crew members forced a disabled amputee passenger to crawl from her seat to the lavatory because [...]

Supreme Court Rejects Takeda and Eli Lilly Appeal in Actos RICO Case

June 8, 2020, Washington D.C. -- The United States Supreme Court has declined Takeda Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly Co.’s appeal of a lawsuit accusing both companies of defrauding patients and health benefit funds by failing to disclose that the diabetes drug Actos increases the risk of developing bladder cancer. Actos [...]

Lawsuit Blames Croce Crash on Defective R66 Robinson Helicopter

June 1, 2020, Los Angeles, California - - The national law firm of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Robinson Helicopter Company alleging negligence and design defects caused a fatal helicopter crash in central Pennsylvania that killed prominent Buffalo businessman Mark Croce. Aviation attorneys [...]

UTC Laboratories to Pay $42.6 Million to Settle Whistleblower Lawsuits

May 7, 2020 – New Orleans, Louisiana - - A New Orleans pharmacogenetics testing company and three of its principals will pay $42.6 million to settle multiple whistleblower lawsuits alleging the company defrauded the United States government by billing for unnecessary pharmacogenetics testing and paying kickbacks in return for laboratory [...]

By |2020-05-07T15:37:00-07:00May 7th, 2020|Blog, Press Releases, Whistleblower News, Mark H. Schlein|

Crash Lawsuit Accuses Uber and Driver of Negligence

April 30, 2020 – Los Angeles, California - - The law firm of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman filed an Uber crash lawsuit this week in Los Angeles County Superior Court alleging negligence against the rideshare company, two subsidiary companies, and one of its drivers. Attorney Clay Robbins III filed [...]

By |2020-05-01T16:27:09-07:00April 30th, 2020|Blog, Press Releases, Clay Robbins III|

R. Brent Wisner Earns Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer of the Year Award

January 30, 2020, Los Angeles, California - - R. Brent Wisner, vice president and senior partner of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman, was named the 2019 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyer of the Year by the National Trial Lawyers and ALM for winning a $2 billion verdict in the Monsanto Roundup [...]

By |2020-02-06T10:45:11-08:00January 30th, 2020|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

Ninth Circuit Revives Actos RICO Class Action Against Takeda and Eli Lilly

Dec. 3, 2019 – San Francisco, California - - Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company and Eli Lilly and Company will face revived class action claims after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit reversed a Central District of California court decision. The plaintiffs, a Minnesota-based healthcare fund and consumers from multiple [...]

Lawsuit Alleges Two Southwest Airlines Pilots Hid Camera in Lavatory

Oct. 25, 2019 – Phoenix, Arizona - - A lawsuit filed on behalf of a Southwest Airlines (SWA) flight attendant and her husband alleges two Southwest pilots installed a hidden camera and recorded video of passengers and crew members in the plane’s lavatory during a February 2017 flight. Baum Hedlund [...]

Diane Marger Moore Now a Member of Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys

October 23, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - Board-certified truck accident attorney Diane Marger Moore from the law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman became a member of the Academy of Truck Accident Attorneys (ATAA) in August 2019. ATAA is a nonprofit organization with more than 500 members [...]

By |2019-10-23T14:50:34-07:00October 23rd, 2019|Blog, Press Releases, Truck News, Diane Marger Moore|

Michael L. Baum and R. Brent Wisner Named to Lawdragon Top 500 List

Oct. 21, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - Attorneys Michael L. Baum and R. Brent Wisner from the national law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman were selected to the Lawdragon 500 Leading Plaintiff Consumer Lawyers list for 2019. Michael Baum, president and managing partner at Baum Hedlund, [...]

By |2019-11-25T16:23:35-08:00October 21st, 2019|Blog, Press Releases, Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner|