R. Brent Wisner

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 | 2019-08-22T12:42:22-07:00 August 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 [...]

Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman Wins Another Elite Trial Lawyers Award

August 9, 2019 – New York, New York - - The law firm of Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman has received an Elite Trial Lawyers award for the second consecutive year. In a ceremony held in New York City, the firm received recognition in the Mass Torts category for its [...]

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 | 2019-06-24T16:03:22-07:00 June 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 | 2019-06-06T11:57:32-07:00 June 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 [...]

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 | 2019-05-16T10:59:05-07:00 March 8th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, Press Releases, R. Brent Wisner|

Monsanto Motion Denied for Summary Judgment in Roundup Cancer Cases

March 7, 2019 – San Francisco, California - - The federal judge overseeing the federal Monsanto Roundup cancer multidistrict litigation (MDL) denied Monsanto’s motion for summary judgment on non-causation grounds, finding that the plaintiffs’ claims in three bellwether cases are backed by sufficient evidence and are not preempted. Hundreds of Roundup [...]

By | 2019-04-19T10:30:17-07:00 March 7th, 2019|Blog, Monsanto Roundup News, R. Brent Wisner|