Bayer faced tens of thousands of claims linking the weedkiller to cases of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Some of the money is set aside for future cases.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Jun 16, 2020
Bayer AG has reached verbal agreements to resolve a substantial portion of an estimated 125,000 U.S. cancer lawsuits over use of its Roundup weedkiller, according to people familiar with the negotiations.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Jun 11, 2020
Pacific Gas and Electric on Wednesday announced the latest overhaul of its board of directors in another step toward the nation’s largest utility ending its bankruptcy.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Jun 9, 2020
A national coalition of law firms has filed suit on behalf of the Pomona Unified School District against JUUL Labs Inc
by Periscope Group Recommends | Jun 8, 2020
The number of lung injury hospitalization cases linked to vaping in Louisiana now numbers as high as 49 as of Feb. 25
by Periscope Group Recommends | Jun 4, 2020
Bayer AG is blocked from selling its controversial dicamba-based herbicide in the U.S. after an appeals court rejected a federal regulator’s permit for the product, compounding the German company’s weed-killer woes.
by Periscope Group Recommends | May 28, 2020
The Food and Drug Administration is contacting certain drug companies that make extended-release versions of metformin, the popular diabetes medication, after the agency found pills contaminated with a chemical known to cause cancer.
by Periscope Group Recommends | May 26, 2020
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Thursday approved a sublingual film from Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc, a unit of Japan-based Sumitomo Dainippon Pharma , for the treatment of “off” episodes in patients with Parkinson’s disease.
by Periscope Group Recommends | May 22, 2020
FDA Approves Bristol-Myers& Roche’s Drugs for Expanded Lung Cancer Indications
by Periscope Group Recommends | May 19, 2020
Johnson & Johnson discontinued its legacy talc-based baby-powder products in the U.S. and Canada after thousands of suits alleging asbestos contamination led to a decline in sales.
by Periscope Group Recommends | May 8, 2020
West Virginia has reached a $3.9 million settlement with Johnson & Johnson in a lawsuit over the company’s marketing of a surgical mesh used to treat pelvic conditions in women, state Attorney General Patrick Morrisey announced Monday.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Apr 17, 2020
Weeks after e-cigarette giant Juul voluntarily stopped selling many flavored vaping products popular with U.S. teens, sales rebounded as customers switched to varieties still on the shelves.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Mar 30, 2020
Monsanto has settled claims in a proposed class action alleging that it falsely advertised that the active ingredient in Roundup Weed & Grass Killer only affects plants with a $39.5 million deal that includes changing the labels on its products
by Periscope Group Recommends | Oct 23, 2019
Recent developments in multidistrict litigations (MDLs) raise important questions about the responsibilities of lead attorneys and judges. Learn more in this interesting piece from Fordham Law Review.
by Periscope Group Recommends | Oct 23, 2019
In 2013, Propublica published an incredible story revealing how pharma giants laundered bribes to doctors in exchange for commitments to prescribe their expensive, proprietary and often dangerous products.
by Christina Morales | Aug 5, 2019
How much Roundup is too much and how much are we ingesting? Find out what studies, government agencies, and environmental groups are saying here.
by Christina Morales | Jul 31, 2019
Studies have shown that it’s not just glyphosate that makes Roundup a carcinogen, but the other proprietary ingredients can increase its toxicity. Learn more here.
by Christina Morales | Jul 22, 2019
Do you have old Roundup, pesticides, and cleaners sitting in your garage? You know they don’t belong in the garbage, but how do you get rid of them? Find out here!
by Christina Morales | May 16, 2019
Mega corporations sway politicians with financial contributions, including Bayer, the makers of Roundup. Find out which potential presidential candidate believes that Roundup should be banned.
by Christina Morales | Feb 28, 2019
A new study found that those who frequently use Roundup are at a 41% increased risk of having cancer. Will this impact the newest trial that is currently being conducted in San Francisco?
by Christina Morales | Dec 27, 2018
Roundup’s toxic chemical, glyphosate, has been found in in almost equal levels in organic grains as in non-organic grains. How is this possible?
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