Attorney who allegedly violated confidentiality in Monsanto case could result in his firm’s removal.
Brent Wisner of Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman PC came under fire last week when he posted Monsanto emails the day after he believed the deadline to preserve confidentiality was over. Baum Hedlund Aristei & Goldman PC represent the plaintiffs in an action accusing Monsanto of selling cancer-causing weedkillers. The emails involve questions about Monsanto influencing research on Roundup’s carcinogenic effects. Monsanto was outraged by the documents’ release. “There is a standing confidentiality order that they violated,” said Scott Partridge, […]