What’s New?

Jen Carson To Speak Before FDA On Talc and Asbestos Issues

Jen Carson To Speak Before FDA On Talc and Asbestos Issues

Jeniffer Carson was invited to speak by the Food & Drug Administration (FDA) on February 4, 2020 at its public hearing on "Testing Methods for Asbestos in Talc and Cosmetic Products Containing Talc." Mrs. Carson was one of only a handful of talc experts selected...

MassDEP Proposes PFAS Drinking Water Standard

MassDEP Proposes PFAS Drinking Water Standard

The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection (“MassDEP”) entertained public comment on its proposed per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (“PFAS”) drinking water standard on Friday, January 24, 2020.  The proposed standard would set a new Maximum Contaminant...

Latest Updates From the Glyphosate Litigation

Latest Updates From the Glyphosate Litigation

Trial was poised to get underway in St. Louis, Missouri last week with jury selection complete in the fourth trial regarding whether Monsanto’s glyphosate containing weedkilling product, Roundup, causes non-Hodgkin lymphoma. However, just before opening statements...

Glyphosate – 2019 Recap & 2020 Looking Ahead

2020 should bring another interesting year in the Roundup Litigation following three prior verdicts based upon claims that Monsanto’s glyphosate containing Roundup weed killer was the cause of plaintiffs developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Bayer, which acquired Monsanto...