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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 [...]

GMO Advocate Claims it’s Safe to Drink Glyphosate Then Refuses a Glass

When GMO advocate Patrick Moore sat down for a 2015 interview with a French documentary filmmaker, he wanted people to know that glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup herbicide, was safe; so safe that “you could drink a whole quart of it and it would not hurt you.” At the [...]

By | 2018-01-24T04:15:48+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Top Stories|

A Complete German Glyphosate Ban Could be on the Horizon

Berlin, Germany - Jan. 12, 2018 - - Germany’s largest political parties announced a breakthrough today after days of extensive talks in proposing a formal coalition government. To the surprise of many, the proposed blueprint for the new government agreed to by the Christian Democrats (CDU), the Christian Social Union (CSU) [...]

By | 2018-01-19T10:45:31+00:00 January 12th, 2018|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Top Stories|

Alere INRatio Lawsuits Claim: Inaccuracies Increased Risk of Injury

The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has filed claims on behalf of several people who allege Alere INRatio blood monitoring products were defective and produced erroneous results, which caused serious injury or death. In late December, Plaintiffs’ attorneys Bijan Esfandiari and Michael L. Baum filed the lawsuit [...]

Delaware Truck Accident Lawsuit Alleges Negligence, Wrongful Death

November 28, 2017 – Sussex County, Delaware -- The family of a 59-year old man who was struck and killed by a dump truck filed a wrongful death lawsuit today, accusing the truck driver and his employer of negligence. Attorneys Diane Marger Moore and Cara J. Luther from the law [...]

Attorney Brent Wisner Calls Out Glyphosate and Monsanto on “The Doctors”

Nov. 10, 2017 – Los Angeles, California - - Attorney R. Brent Wisner of the law firm Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman appeared as a guest on an episode of The Doctors this week to discuss the growing controversy and health risks associated with glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s [...]

By | 2017-11-13T12:01:50+00:00 November 10th, 2017|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, R. Brent Wisner, Top Stories|

US Attorneys Urge EU to Investigate Monsanto Science Manipulation

Brussels, Belgium – Oct. 5, 2017 - - Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorneys R. Brent Wisner and managing partner Michael Baum have asked European Union (EU) officials to conduct an official inquiry into Monsanto’s manipulation of science and potential collusion with regulators. The request comes days before an October [...]

Lawsuit Alleges Negligence Caused Death in Compton Plane Crash

The Los Angeles law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has filed an aviation wrongful death lawsuit against American Airports Corporation Inc. (AAC) on behalf of a woman whose husband was killed by the fire that ignited after his plane crashed at Compton Airport in Compton, California. Aviation attorney [...]

By | 2017-08-07T11:52:49+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Blog, Timothy A. Loranger, Top Stories|

Judge’s Ruling Allows Germanwings Crash Lawsuit to Remain in U.S.

A federal judge ruled late last week that the family of two victims from Virginia who perished in the 2015 Germanwings crash can sue the airline in the United States. Last Thursday, U.S. District Court Judge Gerald Bruce Lee ruled that the “Court has personal jurisdiction over Germanwings because the [...]

Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act is Anything but Fair

Earlier this year, a bill with serious implications for America’s judicial system passed with little fanfare in the House of Representatives. The bill, H.R. 985, currently sits with the U.S. Senate. If it passes and is signed into law, H.R. 985 would make a series of changes to the federal [...]