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23 05, 2019

Feinberg Named Mediator for Bayer Roundup Liability Settlement

By | May 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Feinberg Named Mediator for Bayer Roundup Liability Settlement

A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer. Feinberg has been instructed to meet with lawyers for …

17 05, 2019

Bayer’s Strategy on Roundup Litigation Rests on EPA Glyphosate Finding

By | May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bayer’s Strategy on Roundup Litigation Rests on EPA Glyphosate Finding

Bayer AG plans to argue that a $2 billion jury award and thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer should be tossed because a U.S. regulatory agency said the herbicide is not a public health …

13 05, 2019

California Jury Blames Roundup for Couple’s Cancer, Awards $2 Billion

By | May 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on California Jury Blames Roundup for Couple’s Cancer, Awards $2 Billion

A California jury on Monday awarded more than $2 billion to a couple who claimed Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused their cancer, in the largest U.S. jury verdict to date against the company in litigation over the chemical. …

26 03, 2019

J&J, Bayer Deny Liability But Settle 25,000 Xarelto Lawsuits for $775 Million

By | March 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on J&J, Bayer Deny Liability But Settle 25,000 Xarelto Lawsuits for $775 Million

Bayer AG and Johnson & Johnson have agreed to settle more than 25,000 U.S. lawsuits alleging that their blockbuster blood thinner Xarelto caused unstoppable and in some cases fatal bleeding for a total of $775 million, court documents on Monday …

22 03, 2019

Analysis: Jury Upends Bayer’s Roundup Defense Strategy

By | March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Analysis: Jury Upends Bayer’s Roundup Defense Strategy

Bayer AG had hoped a new trial strategy focusing jurors on scientific evidence could stem a burgeoning tide of U.S. lawsuits over its glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup, but a second jury finding on Tuesday that the product caused cancer has …

26 02, 2019

Could J&J Be Helped by Missouri Ruling Against Talcum Lawsuits?

By | February 26th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Could J&J Be Helped by Missouri Ruling Against Talcum Lawsuits?

A Missouri Supreme Court ruling on talc lawsuits could reduce the liability and number of large trials Johnson & Johnson faces over allegations its talc products, including baby powder, cause cancer. The ruling will likely offer some respite to the …

25 02, 2019

Bayer Faces Second Trial Over Roundup Cancer Risk Claim

By | February 25th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Bayer Faces Second Trial Over Roundup Cancer Risk Claim

Bayer AG is set to face a second U.S. jury over allegations that its popular glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup causes cancer, six months after the company’s share price was rocked by a $289 million verdict in California state court. A …

1 02, 2019

Second Talc Cancer Trial Suspended by Missouri High Court

By | February 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Second Talc Cancer Trial Suspended by Missouri High Court

The Missouri Supreme Court has halted an upcoming trial in a case brought by women who claim talc supplied by Imerys Talc America for use in Johnson & Johnson products gave them cancer, saying it wanted to consider a jurisdictional …

29 01, 2019

Judge Denies Monsanto Bid to Block Certain Evidence from Roundup Trials

By | January 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Judge Denies Monsanto Bid to Block Certain Evidence from Roundup Trials

A federal judge overseeing lawsuits alleging Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer causes cancer on Monday tentatively allowed pieces of controversial evidence that the company had hoped to exclude from upcoming trials. U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria during a hearing …

16 11, 2018

California Judge Sets Date for Next Next Monsanto Cancer Trial

By | November 16th, 2018|Uncategorized|Comments Off on California Judge Sets Date for Next Next Monsanto Cancer Trial

A California judge has granted an expedited trial in the case of a California couple suffering from cancer who sued Bayer AG’s Monsanto unit, alleging the company’s glyphosate-containing weed killer Roundup caused their disease. The order by Superior Court Judge …