Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

US farmers press for "pre-emptive" suit against Monsanto

A coalition of farmers, seed companies and public advocacy groups has asked the US Supreme Court to overturn a lower court ruling that barred them from suing Monsanto to pre-emptively stop the company from pursuing litigation against the farmers if traces of its patented genes are found in organic or other non-genetically modified crops. The appeal, filed on September 5th, seeks to reverse the June decision of the US Circuit Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit that upheld a district court ruling in favour of Monsanto (Agrow No 666, p 13).

Topics

What to read next

UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

AG000355

Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts

Cancel