Westmoreland County Truck Accident Kills One, Others Injured

The state of Pennsylvania sees a lot of truck accidents on an annual basis. Only four states in the country had more truck accidents in 2013, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The most recent Pennsylvania truck accident statistics show that there were 6,596 truck accidents in the state [...]

By | June 14th, 2016|Blog, Truck News|

Plaintiffs Join IVC Filter Lawsuit Alleging Complications

More and more people who have been harmed by the use of defective inferior vena cava (IVC) filters are making the decision to file an IVC filter lawsuit. These individuals who suffered IVC filter complications claim the medical devices have design defects and were not properly tested before going to market. [...]

By | May 26th, 2016|Blog, IVC Filter News, Medical Device News|

NTSB Releases Final Report on Why Amtrak 188 Crashed

In the wake of last year’s Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia, a great number of theories were offered by everyone from train experts to passengers themselves on why Amtrak 188 crashed. For months, we all wanted an explanation for how an experienced, meticulous Amtrak engineer like 32-year-old Brandon Bostian could have allowed [...]

By | May 17th, 2016|Blog, Train News|

Monsanto Roundup Lawyer Brent Wisner Interviewed on KFCF 88.1 FM

Monsanto Roundup lawyer Brent Wisner and his client, Teri McCall, were interviewed this week by KFCF 88.1 FM’s Lloyd Carter to discuss ongoing litigation against Monsanto, the manufacturer of Roundup weed killer. Monsanto has been named in a number of lawsuits alleging the agrochemical giant purposely downplayed the link between cancer [...]

By | April 14th, 2016|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, R. Brent Wisner|

Bush V. Gore May Come Back to Haunt the Voter Suppressionists

As we approach another Presidential election, it is well to revisit the impact of Bush v. Gore. In December 2000, the U. S. Supreme Court did not merely decide another case: it anointed a president while the vote count was still underway. The ostensible legal argument was based on Equal Protection [...]

By | April 11th, 2016|Blog, Rons Rants|

Monsanto Lawsuit Claims Roundup Caused Cancer in Cambria Farmer

Los Angeles, California The widow of a Vietnam war hero and prominent farmer from Cambria, California, has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against Monsanto, alleging the company purposely downplayed the cancer risk from exposure to Roundup, a Monsanto herbicide containing glyphosate. Teri McCall claims Roundup caused her husband, Jack McCall, to [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases|

Record Number of Attorneys from Baum Hedlund Aristei and Goldman Recognized in Southern California Super Lawyers

Los Angeles, February 2, 2016 - - Attorneys across Southern California have given high votes to eight lawyers at Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman, listing them among other outstanding attorneys in the current issue of Southern California Super Lawyers®. Super Lawyers® uses a patented selection process to create a trusted list [...]

San Jose Bus Accident Kills Two, Passengers Say Greyhound Driver May Have Fallen Asleep

On January 19, 2016, two people were killed and at least 18 other people sustained injuries in the early morning hours when a Greyhound bus flipped onto its side and crashed on Highway 101 in San Jose, California. The San Jose bus accident was reported at around 6:40 a.m. near the [...]

By | January 19th, 2016|Blog, Bus News|

Paxil Suicide Case Heads to Trial

No More Stalling of Paxil Suicide Case Chicago, Illinois, January 14, 2016 — A federal judge in Illinois has ruled that a Paxil suicide case alleging GlaxoSmithKline (“GSK”) concealed data linking its antidepressant drug Paxil to suicidal behavior will move forward to trial, bypassing the drug maker’s two motions for summary [...]

By | January 14th, 2016|Blog, Paxil News, Pharma News, Press Releases|

Amtrak 188 Victims Seek Punitive Damages in Philadelphia Crash Lawsuits

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, December 21, 2015 -- The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has filed complaints on behalf of six passengers who were injured in the crash of Amtrak Train 188 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The complaints were filed today in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania [...]

By | December 21st, 2015|Blog, Frances M. Phares, Press Releases, Train News|