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$87 million judgment against Monsanto upheld for couple who got cancer

Roundup: $87 million judgment against Monsanto upheld for Livermore couple who got cancer According to the Mercury News – Alva and Alberta Pilliod used Roundup for roughly 30 years, later diagnosed with cancer. A state appellate court this week upheld a landmark ruling that awarded $87 million in damages to a Livermore couple who used … Continue reading $87 million judgment against Monsanto upheld for couple who got cancer

Bayer to Rethink Roundup Formula for U.S. Consumers

According to the Wall Street Journal – the company will evaluate use of the active ingredient in the weedkiller after a judge rejected its plan to resolve future lawsuits from cancer patients. You can learn more HERE! Bayer AG said it will evaluate whether to continue using the active ingredient in its popular Roundup weedkiller … Continue reading Bayer to Rethink Roundup Formula for U.S. Consumers

Pilot’s takeoff maneuver led to the skydiving plane crash that killed 11

According to Hawaii News Now – the NTSB released a report into their findings of a deadly 2019 plane crash on Oahu’s North shore. The crash of a skydiving plane operated by the Oahu Parachute Center killed the pilot and 10 passengers in a fiery wreck. The investigators found that the pilot’s aggressive takeoff maneuver … Continue reading Pilot’s takeoff maneuver led to the skydiving plane crash that killed 11

Court Finds Insurer Has Duty to Defend Underlying COVID-19 Suit under CGL Policy

According to the National Review – Illinois Court Finds Insurer Has Duty to Defend Underlying COVID-19 Suit under CGL Policy (CLICK HERE) The article states – In one of the first decisions in the country with respect to insurers’ obligations to their insureds for COVID-19 claims in the context of commercial liability coverage, one court … Continue reading Court Finds Insurer Has Duty to Defend Underlying COVID-19 Suit under CGL Policy