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R. Brent Wisner Recognized as One of the Top Plaintiff Lawyers in California

June 24, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - The Daily Journal recognized Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorney R. Brent Wisner as one of the Top Plaintiff Lawyers for 2019. The renowned legal publication recognized 30 of the top lawyers in California who brought significant cases in several key areas of practice, [...]

By |2019-06-24T16:03:22-08:00June 24th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

Monsanto Hit with $2 Billion Verdict Losing Third Roundup Trial

May 13, 2019 – Oakland, California - - An Alameda jury in the case of Pilliod et al. v. Monsanto Company (Case No. RG17862702, JCCP No. 4953) returned a verdict today of $2.055 billion in favor of a husband and wife with non-Hodgkin lymphoma, ordering Monsanto to pay $55 million in compensatory damages and $2 billion in punitive [...]

Law Firm to Pursue Claims Over ‘Unlawful’ Lion Air Release and Discharge Forms

May, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman will pursue legal action on behalf of grieving Lion Air Flight 610 families who were pressured into signing unlawful release and discharge forms designed to strip away their legal rights. On Oct. 29, 2018, a Boeing [...]

By |2019-05-07T09:47:43-08:00May 6th, 2019|Blog, Aviation News, Press Releases, Ronald L. M. Goldman|

Roundup Cancer Attorneys Release New Monsanto Papers Documents

April 24, 2019 - Los Angeles, California - - The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman made public today hundreds of pages of newly de-classified internal Monsanto documents, including company email exchanges, reports, studies and other memoranda. Searchable Chart of New Monsanto Papers - Release #2 Searchable Master [...]

Lawsuit Alleges Driver in Boise Truck Accident Had History of Violations

The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman filed a wrongful death lawsuit today on behalf of a California man who lost his son in a Boise, Idaho truck accident last June. Attorneys Ronald L. M. Goldman and Clay Robbins III filed the lawsuit today in U.S. District Court of the Fourth District [...]

By |2019-05-15T11:25:46-08:00April 16th, 2019|Blog, Press Releases, Truck News, Clay Robbins III|

Baum Hedlund Files Piper Comanche Crash Lawsuit

Apr. 8, 2019 - Las Vegas, Nevada – The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of the parents of Instagram model, Mariah Sunshine Coogan, against the owners of a private plane that crashed on April 9, 2018. Six people were [...]

By |2019-05-15T11:26:58-08:00April 11th, 2019|Blog, Aviation News, Press Releases, Clay Robbins III|

More than 47,000 Structurally Deficient US Bridges

Highlighting the importance of maintaining infrastructure in the United States, a report from the American Road and Transportation Builders Association identified more than 47,000 bridges across the United States that are deemed structurally deficient. Although "structurally deficient" does not necessarily mean the bridges are at the brink of collapse, it [...]

By |2019-04-16T09:46:47-08:00April 9th, 2019|Blog, Bridge Collapse News|

County Board of Supervisors Orders LA Glyphosate Ban

March 20, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors ordered all county departments to cease using glyphosate-based herbicides, including Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer. The moratorium issued on Tuesday puts a stop to glyphosate spraying on county property until the health and environmental effects are [...]

By |2019-04-02T17:35:39-08:00April 2nd, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum|

Monsanto Roundup Lawyers Earn Spot on Daily Journal Top Verdicts 2018 List

The landmark jury verdict in the case of Dewayne “Lee” Johnson v. Monsanto Company (now Bayer) was one of the largest and most significant verdicts in California last year, according to the Daily Journal. In its ‘Top Verdicts’ issue, the Daily Journal highlighted the work of Roundup cancer attorneys from Baum, Hedlund, Aristei [...]

Third Roundup Cancer Trial Begins on March 28 in Oakland, California

March 8, 2019 – Oakland, California - -The trial of Pilliod v. Monsanto Company (now Bayer) begins with jury selection on Monday, March 25, 2019, in Superior Court of California for the County of Alameda before Judge Winifred Smith. Attorneys for the plaintiffs anticipate the trial will last about a month.Pilliod [...]

By |2019-05-16T10:59:05-08:00March 8th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|