Monsanto’s Roundup Lawsuit

Have You Been Affected by Monsanto’s Roundup Herbicide? If So, Contact Us Immediately.

Monsanto, a corporation that’s infamously known for withholding vital information regarding the toxicity of its Roundup herbicide, is in the midst of a major a class-action lawsuit.

The reason? According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), Monsanto’s negligence could have put many lives at risk due to Roundup’s controversial ingredient list. In short, Monsanto’s Roundup product has been potentially linked to thousands of cancer cases across the globe.

If You Have Been Exposed to Long-Term RoundUp Herbicide
Exposure, Call Us IMMEDIATELY at (571) 229-1800.

Why is Monsanto’s RoundUp so Dangerous?

Roundup contains an ingredient called glyphosate. In small doses, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) considers glyphosate a low-toxicity, Group E chemical; however, with greater and more long-term exposure, those whose occupation it is to utilize this herbicide regularly could have been exposed to greater toxic effects Roundup contains an ingredient called glyphosate. In small doses, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) considers glyphosate a low-toxicity, Group E chemical; however, with greater and more long-term exposure, those whose occupation it is to utilize this herbicide regularly could have been exposed to greater toxic effects of glyphosate. Research has found that the combination of ingredients found in Roundup can amplify the toxicity of glyphosate, killing healthy human cells thus causing potentially fatal illnesses.

According to Scientific American, “One specific inert ingredient (these are solvents, preservatives, surfactants and other substances that manufacturers add to pesticides), polyethoxylated tallowamine, or POEA, was more deadly to human embryonic, placental and umbilical cord cells than the herbicide itself.”

The research team also found that Roundup can cause immense harm to those who are pregnant by interfering with hormone development. The effect of this could be birth defects, miscarriage, or worse.

While glyphosate may be safe in small doses or for personal use, if individuals are exposed to it long-term (such as farmers and agricultural workers), there is research-backed evidence that it can cause immense harm to human cells. This is primarily due to the mixture of ingredients found in Roundup, which multiply the toxic effect of glyphosate.

Can RoundUp Cause Cancer?“Many individuals that have been exposed to Monsanto’s RoundUp
have developed non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma over the last 45 years.”

Can Roundup Cause Cancer?

While many studies have been done since Roundup’s introduction in 1974, most of those studies have been done by Monsanto or have focused on reasons glyphosate is safe for use rather than the toxicity of the product as a whole. More recent research focusing on Roundup’s effect on cell damage has found that Monsanto’s “golden product” is not safe for use at all. What’s worse is that public spaces, including malls, parks, town centers, and even schools use Roundup regularly to manage their landscaping.

We Can Help You Win

If you have been a victim of Monsanto’s negligence, you’re not alone. In fact, as of March 27, 2019, Monsanto has been found liable for its negligence and was court-ordered to pay over $80 million in damages as a result of Edwin Hardeman’s development of non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma. Monsanto has been making billions in profits on farmers’ and agricultural workers’ backs. They convoluted scientific data to make Roundup seem “safer than table salt.” It’s time to take action against this evil corporate entity.

What Compensation Can Roundup Victims Receive?

Our law firm is committed to helping you recover the damages you are entitled to. Compensation can help you and your family start rebuilding your lives without the worry of ongoing medical and other expenses. 

We carefully collect evidence that documents the cost of your exposure to Roundup to ensure the product’s manufacturer is held responsible for the damage its product caused. We help you recover:

  • Past, present, and future medical bills  
  • Past, present, and future lost wages
  • Ongoing physical pain and suffering  
  • Ongoing mental and emotional distress
  • Funeral and burial expenses, where applicable  

As part of a multiplaintiff lawsuit, your specific damages may vary from others in the case. An individual case will likely follow the state’s personal injury filing deadline. We carefully assess your recoverable damages to ensure no valid expenses are inadvertently overlooked or omitted.

The extent of your exposure to the harmful ingredient in Roundup and the impact it has on your health will also factor into your potentially recoverable damages. We take all these factors into consideration when assigning a financial value to your case.

How Much Time Do I Have to Sue Roundup’s Manufacturer?

The time you have to recover monetary damages by filing a civil lawsuit is governed by your state’s statute of limitations. When our law firm represents you, we will explain the relevant statute, which can vary according to the outcome of your Roundup injuries.

With sufficient notice from you, we will file your case on time. Doing so ensures your right to recover damages is never in jeopardy of an expired statute of limitations. We will also make sure you understand the difference between the statute of limitations and your case’s timeline. 

Cases like these can take years to reach the settlement or verdict phase. Our client care team will also make a point of providing you with timely and ongoing updates that ensure you are never left wondering about the progress of your case.

We are Committed to Client-Focused Legal Services and Support

Every client our law firm represents is entitled to responsive, communicative support, and we make sure you get it. Our previous clients say the following about working with us:

  • Patrick Stippey: Mr. Parrish…was more than helpful. Not only does he know the law, he is a nice guy who cares. He always takes the time to answer questions, return calls, and respond to emails. I was relaxed throughout my case knowing that Jim and his team were on my side.
  • Matthew Meyers: Great lawyer. Walked us through the whole process. Never kept us in the dark the entire time by updating us on the future steps and what to expect. Did what he said he was going to do and more…Will definitely recommend to anyone looking for a lawyer.

Read additional reviews on our client testimonials page to learn more about what it means to work with a personal injury law firm that puts client needs first.

The Parrish Law Firm takes this case against Monsanto very seriously, and we can provide the legal guidance, expertise and support you need to get the settlement you deserve from health problems due to RoundUp exposure. If you or a loved one has been exposed to Monsanto’s RoundUp product, contact us immediately here or at (571) 229 – 1800 for a free consultation.

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