November 07, 2022

The law firm Cohen Milstein is asking a federal judge to let advance a class action on behalf of shareholders of Bayer who felt misled by the company's response to Roundup mass litigation.

The firm filed a motion Oct. 28 asking San Francisco federal judge Richard Seeborg to certify a class and appoint it class counsel, five months after Seeborg threw out some of the plaintiffs' claims.

Lead plaintiffs Sheet Metal Workers' National Pension Fund and International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local No. 710 Pension Fund seek to be appointed class representatives, as does the International Union of Operating Engineers Pension Fund of Eastern Pennsylvania and Delaware.

Read the article on Legal Newsline.