Cases In The News
Bayer $10B – The largest settlement in pharma history
Bayer will pay more than $10 billion to end tens of thousands of lawsuits filed over its Roundup weed killer. The settlement also resolves many other cases over the herbicide dicamba.
The Mitchell Firm represents thousands of plaintiffs and argues Roundup’s active ingredient — glyphosate — caused them to develop cancer.
PG&E $13.5 Billion Fire Settlement
Pacific Gas & Electric confessed to killing 84 people in a devastating 2018 wildfire that wiped out the Northern California town of Paradise in November 2018.
The Mitchell Firm represents thousands of plaintiffs. Attorney Stephen Mitchell alleged, among other things, that PG&E was negligent in failing to maintain, inspect and manage its power lines. This failure ultimately caused the Camp Fire to ignite on Pulga Road near Paradise, California.