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LITIGATION UPDATES – MAY 2016

Monsanto Overcomes $20M PCB Cancer Claims A Los Angeles jury found Monsanto not liable in a $20 million trial brought by two men alleging they developed non-Hodgkin lymphoma after being exposed to the company’s polychlorinated biphenyls, saying the company was negligent in designing and distributing the chemical but did not cause the men’s cancer.  Jurors… Read More »

LITIGATION UPDATES – JANUARY 2015

Expanding Whistleblower Protection Under The Sarbanes-Oxley Act With the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002, Congress sought to protect employee whistleblowers.  The scope of this protection, however, was unclear.  Did it apply only to employees of publicly-traded companies, or also to employees of the contractors and subcontractors with whom those companies work?  The Supreme Court resolved this… Read More »