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2018 MARPA Conference Hotel Scam Alert

It has been brought to our attention that MARPA Conference attendees (who have attended in previous years) are receiving telephone calls to make their hotel reservations at the B Resort & Spa for the 2018 MARPA Conference taking place October 24-25 in Orlando, FL. MARPA and the B Resort & Spa will NOT call potential … Continue reading →.. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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First Monsanto Roundup Trial Starts in June 2018 in San Francisco

Share This Item June 18, 2018 – San Francisco, California – – The trial of DeWayne Johnson v. Monsanto Company should begin sometime this month in the Superior Court for the County of San Francisco, California. Plaintiff DeWayne “Lee” Johnson alleges that exposure to certain Monsanto glyphosate-based herbicides, including Roundup®, caused him to develop non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL). A presiding judge held a hearing this morning to determine that Superior Court Judge Suzanne Ramos Bolanos will be the judge assigned to oversee the Johnson Monsanto Roundup trial. We anticipate at least five to seven court days to handle motions in limine (requests to exclude certain testimony) and jury selection. Mr. Johnson’s case is not part of the cases consolidated in the Judicial Council Coordinated Proceeding (JCCP) in Alameda County. His case was not included in that JCCP and Judge Karnow agreed, and Monsanto stipulated, to….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Law360 Names BHAG Attorney Brent Wisner Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar

Share This Item May 7, 2018 – Los Angeles, California – – Legal news media company Law360 named Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorney R. Brent Wisner a Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar. Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar: @baumhedlund's R. Brent Wisner | https://t.co/MSJ5TA7YOr pic.twitter.com/Du17ysbLMG — Law360 (@Law360) May 7, 2018 Wisner was one of ten attorneys Law360 profiled for earning significant legal victories in 2017. According to Law360, the attorneys on the Titans of the Plaintiffs Bar list not only excel in the courtroom in large-scale litigation, but also take on leadership roles at their firms. These attorneys “strategically shaped outcomes, acted as champions to their clients and nabbed massive settlements. And they perform with passion,” Law360 wrote. Brent Wisner named Titan of the Plaintiffs Bar Due to Landmark Paxil Suicide Verdict Against GSK Wisner was co-lead counsel in a complex trial….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Swimming Pool Safety Tips For Chicago Families And Vacationers

Warmer weather has finally arrived here in Chicagoland – it’s the time of year when many of us start flocking to swimming pools for fun in the water. Whether you are enjoying a pool at a hotel, at a public space, or in your own backyard, it’s important to balance fun with safety, especially when […].. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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Court Appoints Baum Hedlund Attorney Brent Wisner as Co-Lead Counsel in Roundup JCCP

Share This Item R. Brent Wisner The Honorable Judge Ioana Petrou appointed Baum, Hedlund, Aristei & Goldman attorney R. Brent Wisner on March 15, 2018, as administrator and co-lead counsel for the Roundup Products Cases (known as the Roundup Judicial Council Coordination Proceedings or simply Roundup JCCP) before the California Superior Court for the County of Alameda. Wisner was appointed to the Roundup JCCP leadership despite protestations from Monsanto, which objected to his role in making public numerous internal Monsanto documents now part of The Monsanto Papers. As administrator and co-lead counsel, Wisner and two other attorneys are responsible for coordinating and overseeing all activities for the plaintiffs in the Roundup JCCP. The other attorneys appointed to the leadership are Timothy A. Litzenburg of The Miller Firm LLC and Peter Miller of Miller DellaFera. The Roundup JCCP consists of….. To continue reading this legal news please click Read full information...

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