Monsanto Roundup News

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|

Pedram Esfandiary Named to Law360 Rising Stars

Oct. 18, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - Pedram Esfandiary, an attorney from the law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, was recently honored in Law360’s Rising Stars as a top product liability attorney under the age of 40. Pedram received this honor for his work on three [...]

By |2020-01-10T13:29:33-08:00October 18th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, Pedram Esfandiary|

Jon Entine and Genetic Literacy Project are Monsanto Trolls

As the founder and executive director of the Genetic Literacy Project (GLP), Jon Entine bills himself as an objective authority on science even though his contribution to the field centers on attacking scientists, journalists, and others at the behest of the corporations that pay him. Demonstrative of this cozy relationship [...]

By |2019-09-11T11:13:04-07:00September 10th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News|

Roundup Attorney R. Brent Wisner | Daily Journal Top 40 Under 40

Aug. 21, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - R. Brent Wisner, attorney and vice president at the law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman, has been selected to the Daily Journal’s Top 40 Under 40 for 2019. In a report published in its August issue, the Daily Journal [...]

By |2019-10-15T16:49:48-07:00August 21st, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

New Release of Monsanto Documents – Monsanto Papers Part III

Aug. 15, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - The national law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman added 100+ new documents to the Monsanto Papers today. The new Monsanto Papers documents are available for review via the Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman website. Prior to, during, and after [...]

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 |2019-06-24T16:03:22-07:00June 24th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

Hakluyt Report: White House Has Monsanto’s Back

June 3, 2019 – Los Angeles, California - - At the end of April, the third Roundup cancer trial of Pilliod et al. v. Monsanto Company was nearing its end. The first two trials resulted in landmark defeats for Monsanto (now Bayer). Jury verdicts worth a combined $369 million led to monumental drops in [...]

By |2019-06-06T11:57:32-07:00June 3rd, 2019|Monsanto Roundup News, 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 [...]

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 [...]

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 |2019-04-02T17:35:39-07:00April 2nd, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum|