27 April, 2017

Study Links Roundup to Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

By | April 27th, 2017|Toxic Exposure|

Monsanto's Roundup weed killer has been incredibly popular, accounting for billions of dollars in sales. However, a recent study linked the herbicide's main ingredient, glyphosate, to an increased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in people [...]

17 April, 2017

RoundUp Weedkiller Causes Cancer Concern

By | April 17th, 2017|Toxic Exposure|

RoundUp is a popular weedkiller found in the aisles of most hardware stores. It is applied everywhere from the backyard, to the Little League field, to the biggest farms in California. The use of [...]

8 February, 2017

Judge Denies Monsanto’s Motion to Dismiss PCB Lawsuits

By | February 8th, 2017|Environmental|

The California cities of San Jose, Oakland and Berkeley will be allowed to continue to pursue lawsuits against Monsanto Co. for costs associated with PCB (polychlorinated biphenyls) contamination. A U.S. district judge denied Monsanto's [...]

2 November, 2016

Judge Throws Out Monsanto’s Attempt to Dismiss City of Spokane’s PCB Lawsuit

By | November 2nd, 2016|Environmental|

On October 28, Washington federal judge Salvador Mendoza denied Monsanto's  motion to throw out the City of Spokane's PCB contamination lawsuit. The ruling was a critical win for the city as it attempts to [...]

23 May, 2016

Baron & Budd, Gomez Trial Attorneys to Represent Long Beach, CA in PCB Lawsuit

By | May 23rd, 2016|Environmental|

Yet another city has enlisted the team of Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys to represent it in a PCB contamination lawsuit against Monsanto. Long Beach, CA joins Berkeley, CA, Oakland, San Diego, [...]

16 February, 2016

Monsanto Fights California’s Classification of Glyphosate as a Carcinogen

By | February 16th, 2016|Environmental, Toxic Exposure|

In September, a California state agency added glyphosate, the main ingredient in RoundUp weed killer, to its list of known carcinogens. Monsanto, which manufactures RoundUp, is fighting back by filing a lawsuit to prevent [...]

10 February, 2016

How Do We Really Know RoundUp is Safe?

By | February 10th, 2016|Environmental|

More than likely, if you have a house there is a bottle of RoundUp weed killer somewhere in your garage. You may have even used it on your lawn recently without giving it a [...]

22 January, 2016

Why is Glyphosate So Dangerous?

By | January 22nd, 2016|Environmental|

Plaintiffs across the country are filing lawsuits against Monsanto Co., the maker of the well-known weed killer RoundUp. They are claiming they have been diagnosed with cancer after being exposed to the herbicide, either [...]

20 January, 2016

RoundUp Lawsuits Put Another Target on Monsanto’s Back

By | January 20th, 2016|Environmental|

Monsanto Co. is no stranger to legal action involving a dangerous chemical produced by the company. Already facing several suits over its production of PCBs, Monsanto is now in the crosshairs of plaintiffs claiming [...]

8 January, 2016

Baron & Budd, Gomez Trial Attorneys Team Up to Take Action Against Monsanto for PCB Contamination in Berkeley, CA, San Francisco Bay

By | January 8th, 2016|Environmental|

Baron & Budd and Gomez Trial Attorneys have once again joined forces to file a lawsuit against Monsanto for PCB contamination. This suit covers contamination to Berkeley, CA city storm water, which flows into [...]

3 November, 2015

Connecticut Law Tribune Reports on Hartford’s Lawsuit Against Monsanto

By | November 3rd, 2015|Environmental|

A new article in the Connecticut Law Tribune reports on the lawsuit that Baron & Budd filed on behalf of its clients, the City of Hartford and the Hartford Board of Education, against [...]

6 October, 2015

Neil Young Praises City of Spokane for Suing Monsanto

By | October 6th, 2015|Environmental|

Neil Young has joined the long list of celebrities who have spoken out against the agrochemical company Monsanto and their dangerous "product" lines — from PCBs to GMOs, Saccharine, Agent Orange and DDT. In [...]