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|Top Stories, Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, R. Brent Wisner|

Acthar Class Action Accuses Mallinckrodt of Inflating Price 85,000%

Los Angeles, California - - A class action lawsuit filed on behalf of numerous Medicare Advantage Organizations (MAOs) accuses pharmaceutical manufacturer Mallinckrodt (MNK) of engaging in a scheme to drastically inflate the price and reduce competition for its drug H.P. Acthar Gel (Acthar), a drug primarily prescribed for infants with [...]

MEPs Want to Ban Glyphosate in the EU Within Five Years

Oct. 24, 2017 – Brussels, Belgium - - Members of European Parliament (MEPs) sent a strong message today regarding the European Commission’s proposal on glyphosate, the active ingredient in Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer. MEPs announced their opposition to the European Commission’s proposal to renew the controversial herbicide’s license for a [...]

By | 2017-11-03T14:55:33+00:00 October 24th, 2017|Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner|

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 [...]

Roundup Cancer Victims and Attorneys in EU Ahead of Glyphosate Meeting

Two American Roundup cancer victims and their attorneys are in Europe this week to warn officials about the cancer risk associated with glyphosate. Teri McCall of Cambria, California and John Barton of Bakersfield, California were invited to Brussels to discuss the dangers of Roundup the same week that European governments [...]

By | 2017-10-25T17:57:35+00:00 October 4th, 2017|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner|

Judge Refuses GlaxoSmithKline Motion for New Paxil Suicide Trial

Chicago, Illinois -- A federal judge has entered judgment against GlaxoSmithKline (“GSK”) affirming the April 20, 2017 jury verdict in favor of Wendy Dolin who alleged her husband’s 2010 suicide was the result of side effects he suffered while taking generic Paxil (paroxetine). Following the jury’s $3,000,000 verdict in Dolin’s [...]

By | 2017-09-15T16:16:20+00:00 September 14th, 2017|Blog, Paxil News, Pharma News, Press Releases, Michael L. Baum, R. Brent Wisner|

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 [...]

Monsanto Faces Wisconsin Roundup Class Action Lawsuit

Six consumers are leading a Wisconsin Roundup class action lawsuit against Monsanto, alleging the agrochemical giant falsely promoted its top-selling Roundup weed killer as interfering with an enzyme found in plants but not “in people or pets” when microbiota (bacteria, fungi, etc.) found in the human gut, mucous membranes and [...]

By | 2017-10-25T14:54:10+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Top Stories, Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, R. Brent Wisner|

$3M Jury Verdict Against GSK in Landmark Paxil Suicide Case

April 20, 2017, Chicago, Illinois - - A federal jury has sided with the widow of a deceased Chicago attorney in her generic Paxil suicide lawsuit against GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), ordering the pharmaceutical giant to pay $3 million. The jury verdict resolves allegations in the trial of Dolin v. Smithkline Beecham [...]

Monsanto Cancer Lawsuits Consolidated in Northern California

Los Angeles, California – The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) for the Northern District of California has today consolidated 37 lawsuits that allege exposure to Monsanto’s Roundup weed killer causes cancer. The JPML consolidated the lawsuits in Northern California where two of the earliest Monsanto cancer lawsuits were [...]

By | 2016-11-30T12:45:03+00:00 October 23rd, 2016|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|