Hoffmann et al v. Syngenta et al

May 9, 2018
Not judged
United States, Illinois

Farmers, Individuals
Thomas Hoffmann, Diana Hoffmann, Jerry Mills, Ronald Niebruegge, John Hopkins, Freemon Schmidt, Betty Schmidt, James Hemker, Judith Hemker, Carroll Rowan, Mary Rowan
Syngenta, Chevron, Growmark
Stephen M. Tillery, John C. Craig, Aaron M. Zigler, Christopher A. Hoffman, Rosemarie Fiorillo

Civil court
Herbicide, Paraquat, Gramoxone
Recover damage for personal injuries resulting from use of paraquat.
St. Clair County Circuit Court of Illinois, United States

Thomas Hoffmann was repeatedly exposed to paraquat on his farm for more than 20 years and was diagnosed with Parkinson Disease at the age of 44 in 1998. His case is the 1st of at least 20 cases against Syngenta alleging the company’s paraquat products cause Parkinson’s Disease.