May. 26, 2020News & Opinions
With potentially 125,000 US lawsuits from plaintiffs charging that Monsanto’s Roundup-branded herbicide caused their non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma believed to be pending, current brand owner Bayer reportedly has reached verbal ...
Apr. 29, 2020News & Opinions
Bayer has set aside €480 million to defend lawsuits brought by people who claim that Monsanto’s glyphosate-based herbicide Roundup caused their non-Hodgkins lymphoma, CEO Werner Baumann said at the company’s annual general ...
Feb. 11, 2020News & Opinions
Signs have been multiplying recently that Bayer is close to an out-of-court settlement of US plaintiffs’ claims that Monsanto’s legacy herbicide Roundup caused their cancer.
Dec. 18, 2019News & Opinions
Bayer has asked a US federal appeals court to reverse a court decision ordering it to pay $25 million to Edwin Hardeman. The California man blamed Monsanto’s glyphosate-based Roundup herbicide for his non-Hodgkins lymphoma.
Aug. 20, 2019News & Opinions
With the debate over the possible carcinogenity of Monsanto’s (now Bayer’s) Roundup herbicide continuing to rage, a peer-reviewed research paper partly funded by Swiss agrochemicals giant Syngenta – now owned by ChemChina ...
Jul. 31, 2019News & Opinions
Cancer sufferers in the US seem to be filing new lawsuits that charge they were harmed by Monsanto’s glyphosate-based Roundup herbicide faster than current franchise owner Bayer can count.
Jul. 29, 2019News & Opinions
A third judge has slashed a jury’s damage award to a plaintiff in a lawsuit involving Monsanto’s glyphosate-based Roundup herbicide.
Jul. 01, 2019News & Opinions
Hints that Bayer could be willing to settle with plaintiffs in Roundup lawsuits out of court and not wait for the outcome of its appeals against unfavorable judgments in the Roundup lawsuits so far and were being spotted and commented on ...
Apr. 25, 2019News & Opinions
Bayer’s annual general meeting on Apr. 26 is likely to be one of the most turbulent in its history. Shareholders have a number of reasons to be dissatisfied, and at the first meeting since the $63 billion acquisition of Monsanto last ...
Apr. 16, 2019News & Opinions
US district judge Vince Chhabria, who handled the first federal court lawsuit charging that Monsanto’s Roundup caused a California man’s cancer, has canceled the next of the 11,200 pending lawsuits over the herbicide and ...
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