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Baron & Budd Investigating Potential Lawsuits Regarding PFOS and PFOA Contamination of Drinking Water

Residents of Airway Heights and Medical Lake, Wash. exposed to dangerous chemicals DALLAS – May 17, 2017 – The national law firm of Baron & Budd announced today it is investigating potential lawsuits related [...]

May 17th, 2017|Environmental|

Baron & Budd Environmental Litigation Group Attorneys Win Burton Award

Authors of "Poison in the Well" article honored for distinguished writing DALLAS – April 10, 2017 – The national law firm of Baron & Budd is pleased to announce attorneys Scott Summy, Carla Burke Pickrel, [...]

April 11th, 2017|Environmental, News & Press Releases|

Judge Denies Monsanto’s Motion to Dismiss PCB Contamination Lawsuits, Baron & Budd Reports

San Jose, Oakland, Berkeley Cases Allowed to Proceed DALLAS (February 7, 2017) – The national law firm of Baron & Budd reports that a U.S. district judge has denied a Monsanto Co. motion to dismiss [...]

February 8th, 2017|Environmental|

Port of Portland files lawsuit against Monsanto for PCBs

The Port of Portland has filed a lawsuit in U.S. District Court in Oregon against Monsanto Company for widespread PCB contamination impacting Port properties. The Port is the 10th public entity in the West [...]

January 5th, 2017|Environmental|

The City of Spokane Defeats Monsanto’s Motion to Dismiss PCB Lawsuit, Baron & Budd Reports

SPOKANE – (Oct. 28, 2016) – Yesterday, the City of Spokane defeated Monsanto's motion to dismiss the City's lawsuit alleging PCB contamination of the City's stormwater system. Judge Salvador Mendoza in the Eastern District of [...]

October 28th, 2016|Environmental|

State of Rhode Island Files Lawsuit Against 34 Oil Companies for Costs Associated with MTBE Contamination Cleanup

Gasoline Additive Considered a Probable Human Carcinogen DALLAS (Sept. 8, 2016) – The State of Rhode Island has filed a lawsuit against nearly three dozen oil companies for costs associated with cleaning up MTBE (methyl [...]

September 8th, 2016|Environmental|

City of Portland, Baron & Budd, and Gomez Trial Attorneys Sue Monsanto For PCB Water Contamination

Portland, Oregon July 13, 2016 The City of Portland, and the law firms of Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys, took an important step to improve the vitality and health of Portland waters. Portland [...]

July 13th, 2016|Environmental|

Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys Launch Ecolawyers Joint Venture, Bringing Justice to Polluters and Manufacturers of Known Pollutants

Solana Beach, California, July 12, 2016. The law firms of Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys have launched a joint venture to fight for environmental justice, holding accountable polluters and manufacturers of known pollutants [...]

July 12th, 2016|Environmental|

Long Beach City Attorney, Gomez Trial Attorneys, and Baron & Budd File Seventh PCB Lawsuit Against Monsanto for Contaminating the City’s Storm Water and Contributing to the Sedimentary Contamination in Adjacent Ocean Areas

LONG BEACH, Calif.--BUSINESS WIRE--Today, the City of Long Beach, Gomez Trial Attorneys, and Baron & Budd filed the seventh lawsuit of its kind against Monsanto for PCB contamination of Long Beach's city storm water and [...]

May 20th, 2016|Environmental|

Scott Summy of Baron & Budd Honored With Civility with Integrity Award from Tarleton State University

Summy Honored as Part of University's 2016 President's Legacy Awards Presentation DALLAS (February 16, 2016) – Baron & Budd attorney Scott Summy received the Civility with Integrity Award from his alma mater, Tarleton State University, [...]

February 16th, 2016|Environmental, News & Press Releases|