Jun 21, 2022
Supreme Court Declines to Hear Bayer Appeal on Roundup
The Supreme Court on Tuesday declined to hear a bid by Bayer AG to end thousands of lawsuits alleging its weedkiller RoundUp causes cancer...
May 23, 2022
The Santa Fe Archdiocese Settles a Sex Abuse Case For $121.5 Million
The Archdiocese of Santa Fe, N.M., on Wednesday announced a $121.5 million agreement to settle a bankruptcy case involving hundreds of people who accused its priests of sexual abuse.
May 10, 2022
Biden Administration Asks U.S. Supreme Court to Shun Bayer Weedkiller Appeal
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Joe Biden's administration on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court not to hear Bayer AG's bid to dismiss claims by customers who contend that its Roundup weedkiller causes cancer, as the company seeks to avoid potentially billions of dollars in damages.
Apr 19, 2022
Johnson And Johnson’s Janssen Pharmaceuticals Settles With West Virginia For $99 Million In Opioid Lawsuit
West Virginia will receive $99 million in a settlement finalized Monday with Johnson & Johnson’s subsidiary Janssen Pharmaceuticals Inc. over the drugmaker’s role in perpetuating the opioid crisis in the state that has long led the nation in drug overdose deaths.
Apr 18, 2022
Becton Dickinson ordered to pay $255k in hernia mesh trial
A jury on Friday ordered Becton, Dickinson and Co to pay $255,000 to a man who sued the company, alleging he had been injured by its hernia repair surgical mesh, according to a court filing.