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Part 7: Securities Fraud: When "good" Investments Disappear
Part 7: Securities Fraud: When "good" Investments Disappear
The nest egg stories Cases of investment and securities fraud come in many sizes. It is hard not to feel for middle aged and older individuals who have seen their life savings and pension investments shrivel or disappear while under the supposedly watchful eye of some third party.

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Jury Awards Edwin Hardeman $80.2 Million in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit
Jury Awards Edwin Hardeman $80.2 Million in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit
San Francisco, CA On March 27, a jury in Hardeman v. Monsanto Co., a Monsanto glyphosate lawsuit awarded Edwin Hardeman more than $80 million. A third trial, Pilliod v. Monsanto Co. is well under way. Allegations have flown about untoward jury influence, and U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria has begun to push the parties’ attorneys toward settlement. Things are now moving very fast in the world of Monsanto glyphosate lawsuits.

Company Execs Indicted for Failing to Report Flammable Dehumidifiers
Company Execs Indicted for Failing to Report Flammable Dehumidifiers
Simon Chu and Charley Loh, part-owners and former executives of Chinese appliance manufacturer Gree Electric Appliances and a company that imported, distributed, and sold China-manufactured dehumidifiers to retailers, allegedly knew the dehumidifiers caught fire but failed to report and recall (too expensive) the defects for at least six months. According to the indictment, the two men “deliberately” withheld information about the defective dehumidifiers.

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Xarelto Settlement of $775 million Over Failure to Warn Claims
Xarelto Settlement of $775 million Over Failure to Warn Claims
Thousands of patients who took Xarelto have settled, through multi-district litigation, with Johnson & Johnson and Bayer for three quarters of a billion dollars. Plaintiffs allege that the manufacturers marketed the drug to physicians to prevent blood clots, but failed to inform them of Xarelto side effects, which could cause life-threatening complications such as internal bleeding, stroke and death.

Northern California Horse Training Facilities Busted for Wage and Hour Violations and Inhumane Workers’ Housing
Northern California Horse Training Facilities Busted for Wage and Hour Violations and Inhumane Workers’ Housing
A Northern California owner and operator of two horse training facilities--Portola Valley Training Center in Menlo Park and Gilroy Gaits in Hollister, doing business as EWC & Associates Inc.—has been reigned in by federal court and ordered to pay $1,270,683 to 30 employees for several work visa program violations and California labor law violations.

Google Abandons Forced Arbitration of Employment Disputes
Google Abandons Forced Arbitration of Employment Disputes
Mountain View, CA On March 21, 2019, Google employees were finally freed from contractual restrictions that forced them to arbitrate employment disputes. This follows widespread protests and challenges under California labor law stemming from the forced arbitration of sexual harassment claims.

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