Case Law Index Biotechnology

January 1, 1995 – March 1, 2011

 

This index provides a comprehensive though not necessarily exhaustive compilation of reported and unreported federal and state court decisions involving Biotechnology that were decided between the dates listed above. The cases are listed in reverse chronological order. The “Text” link goes to the freely available Google Scholar text of the opinion.  These listings are for educational purposes only, and are not a substitute for legal counsel.


 

SUPEME COURT

Monsanto Co. v. Geertson Seed Farms, 130 S.Ct. 2743 (2010) (injunction on Roundup Ready® alfalfa)   Text

Asgrow Seed Co. v. Winterboer, 513 U.S. 179 (1995) (violation of Plant Variety Protection Act)  Text


 

FIRST CIRCUIT

AgraMarke, Inc. vs. Aventis Cropscience, 2005 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 5556 (D. Mass. 2005) (breach of contract and equitable estoppel)


 

SECOND CIRCUIT

Plant Genetic Sys. v. DeKalb Genetics Corp., 175 F.Supp.2d 246 (D. Conn. 2001) (patent infringement)  Text

 


 

THIRD CIRCUIT

American Seed Co., Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 238 F.R.D. 394 (D. Del. 2006) (monopolization of GM seed markets)

Monsanto Co. v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 443 F.Supp.2d 648 (D. Del. 2006) (antitrust)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 443 F.Supp.2d 636 (D. Del. 2006) (jurisdiction on foreign seed companies)   Text

Dastgheib v. Genentech, Inc., 438 F.Supp.2d 546 (E.D. Pa. 2006) (patent infringement and unjust enrichment)  Text

Monsanto v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 431 F.Supp.2d 482 (D. Del. 2006) (patent infringement)  Text

Syngenta Seeds, Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 409 F.Supp.2d 536 (D. Del. 2005) (patent infringement)  Text

Syngenta Seeds, Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 404 F.Supp.2d 584 (D. Del. 2005) (patent infringement)  Text

Bayer Bioscience N.V. v. Monsanto Co., 2003 WL 1565864 (D. Del. 2003) (motion to transfer)

Monsanto Co. v. Good, 2004 WL 1664013 (D. N.J. 2003) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Aventis Cropscience SA, 226 F.Supp.2d 531 (D. Del. 2002) (patent infringement)  Text

Mycogen Plant Science, Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 61 F.Supp.2d 199 (D. Del. 1999) (patent infringement)  Text

Mycogen Plant Science v. Monsanto Co., 164 F.R.D. 623 (E.D. Pa. 1996) (patent infringement)


 

FOURTH CIRCUIT

The N.C. Farmwas’ Assistance Fund v. Monsanto Co., — F.Supp.2d —, 2010 WL 3817349 (M.D. N.C. Sept. 27, 2010) (false marking of genetically modified soybean seeds)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Strickland, No. 4:05-3062-RBH, 2009 WL 367721 (D. S.C. Feb. 9, 2009) (reasonable royalty; infringement on Roundup Ready soybean patent)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Strickland, 2007 WL 3046700 (D.S.C. 2007) (patent infringement)

Rhone-Poulenc Agro, S.A. v. Monsanto Co., 445 F.Supp.2d 531 (M.D. N.C. 2006) (patent modification)   Text

Aventis CropScience v. Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, No. 1:00CV00463, 2001 WL 604185 (M.D.N.C. Apr. 23, 2001) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Byrd, No. 7:99-CV-154-F1, 2000 WL 33952260 (E.D. N.C. Dec. 11, 2000) (patent infringement)

Rhone-Poulenc Agro S.A. v. Monsanto Co., 73 F.Supp.2d 537 (M.D. N.C. 1999) (patent infringement)  Text


 

FIFTH CIRCUIT

Monsanto Co. v. Scruggs, No. 3:00CV-161-P-D, 2009 WL 536833 (N.D. Miss. Mar. 3, 2009) (patent exhaustion)  Text

Texas Grain Storage, Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 2008 WL 2570530 (W.D. Tex. 2008) (antitrust action on Roundup Ready plants)

In re Henderson, 352 B.R. 439 (Bkrtcy. N.D. Tex. 2006) (Discharge of patent infringement liability)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Roman, 2004 WL 1107671 (N.D. Tex. 2004) (patent infringement)   Text

Monsanto Co. v. Davis, 97 S.W.3d 642, 642 (Tex. Ct. App. 2002) (class action certification)  Text

Byone v. Monsanto Co., No. 01-30058, 2001 WL 1013151 (5th Cir. Aug. 6, 2001) (false advertising)

Monsanto Co. v. Scruggs, 249 F.Supp.2d 746 (N.D. Miss. 2001) (patent infringement)  Text


 

SIXTH CIRCUIT

Monsanto Co. v. Potts, 2005 WL 1514130 (S.D. Ohio 2005) (patent infringement)  Text

In re Wood, 2004 WL 1089209 (Bankr. W.D. Tenn. 2004) (patent infringement damages are non-dischargeable)  Text

In re Trantham, 304 B.R. 298 (B.A.P. 6th Cir. 2004) (discharge of liability for patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Trantham, 156 F.Supp.2d 855 (W.D. Tenn. 2001) (patent infringement)  Text


 

SEVENTH CIRCUIT

Agrigenetics, Inc. v. Pioneer Hi-Bred Intern., No. 1:08-cv-802-TWP-TAB (S.D. Ind. Nov. 10, 2010) (action against seed company for selling genetically modified seed with improper labeling of bags)

Monsanto Co. v. Bowman, — F.Supp.2d —, 2009 WL 3242103 (S.D. Ind. 2009) (patent exhaustion)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Parr, 2008 WL 1808365 (N.D. Ind. 2008) (patent infringement)  Text

In re StarLink Corn Products Liability Litigation, 2005 WL 327020 (N.D. Ill. 2005) (breach of contract)   Text

In re StarLink Corn Products, 2004 WL 547244 (N.D. Ill. 2004) (breach of contract)   Text

In re StarLink Corn Products Liability Litigation, 212 F.Supp.2d 828 (N.D. Ill. 2002) (GM corn and farmers)  Text

In re StarLink Corn Products Liability Litigation, 211 F.Supp.2d 1060 (N.D. Ill. 2002) (GM corn and farmers)   Text


 

EIGHTH CIRCUIT

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litigation, No. 4:06MD1811 CDP, 2011 WL 882954 (E.D. Mo. March 11, 2011) (holdings on public nuisance, negligence, and state law claims)

Monsanto Co. v. Boggs Farm Centers, No. 4:10CV286 HEA, 2010 WL 4792103 (E.D. Mo. Nov. 18, 2010) (civil action for sales of patented seed without authorization)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., Nos. 4:06-MD-1811 CDP, 2010 WL 4643265 (E.D. Mo. Nov. 9, 2010) (ruling on motions for judgment as a matter of law and for a new trial)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., Nos. 4:06-MD-1811 CDP, 2010 WL 3938376 (E.D. Mo. Oct. 5, 2010) (GM rice litigation; expert testimony)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., No. 4:06MD1811 CDP, 2010 WL 3927497 (E.D. Mo. Oct. 4, 2010) (expert testimony)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litigation, No. 4:06MD1811 CDP, 2010 WL 2326036 (E.D. Mo. June 07, 2010) ( judgment motions)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. E.I. DuPont De Nemours & Co., No. 4:09CV00686 ERW, 2010 WL 234951 (E.D. Mo. Jan. 15, 2010) (antitrust claims against Monsanto)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., NO. 4:06MD1811 CDP, 2009 WL 4801399 (E.D. Mo. Dec. 9, 2009) (dismissal of state unfair trade practices & nuisance claims)  Text

Schoenbaum v. E.I. Dupont De Nemours & Co., No. 4:05CV01108 ERW, 2009 WL 4782082 (E.D. Mo. Dec. 8, 2009) (claims that biotech companies violated anti-trust law)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., 666 F.Supp.2d 1004 (E.D. Mo. 2008) (claim U.S. rice supply contaminated with GMO rice; judgment motion)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. E.I. du Pont De Nemours & Co., No. 4:09CV00686 ERW (E.D. Mo. Sept. 16, 2009) (antitrust claims against biotech company)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Tidball, No. 4:07CV2079 CDP, 2009 WL 2757047 (E.D. Mo. Aug. 26, 2009) (excluding expert witness from testifying on damages from saving seed)  Text

In re Roeder, Nos. 07-01422S, 07-9189S, 2009 WL 909258 (Bankr. N.D. Iowa Apr. 1, 2009) (patent infringement willful)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., 618 F.Supp.2d 1047 (E.D. Mo. 2009) (claim of mishandling of GMO rice; no evidence to support claims against suppliers)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Tidball, No. 4:07CV2079 CDP, 2009 WL 702797 (E.D. Mo. Mar. 16, 2009) (farmers’ infringed on patents held on soybeans)  Text

Webb v. Riceland Foods, Inc., No. 4:08-CV-01048-WRW, 2008 WL 4820565 (E.D. Ark. Nov. 4, 2008) (remanding back to state court)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litig., 251 F.R.D. 392 (E.D. Mo. 2008) (granting class certification in rice contamination suit)

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litigation, 2008 WL 2651506 (E.D. Mo. 2008) (personal jurisdiction over a foreign company)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc., 2008 WL 294291 (E.D. Mo. 2008) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Garst Seed Co., 241 S.W.3d 401 (Mo. App. E.D. 2007) (licensing agreements)   Text

Dekalb Genetics Corp. v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 2007 WL 4564196 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (patent infringement)   Text

Larsen v. Pioneer Hi-Bred Intern., Inc., 2007 WL 3341698 (S.D. Iowa 2007) (antitrust case on GM seed)

Schoenbaum v. E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co., 2007 WL 3331291 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (action against GMO seed producer)

Schoenbaum v. E.I. Dupont De Nemours and Co., 517 F.Supp.2d 1125 (E.D. Mo. 2007) partially overruled by Schoenbaum v. E.I. DuPont de Nemours and Co., 2007 WL 3331291 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (action against GMO seed producer)  Text

In re Genetically Modified Rice Litigation, 2007 WL 3027580 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (remand to state court and joinder)

Board of Regents of University of Nebraska v. BASF Corp., 2007 WL 3342406 (D. Neb. 2007) (patents)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Vanderhoof, 2007 WL 1240258 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (patent infringement and breach of contract)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 226 S.W.3d 227 (Mo. App. E.D. 2007) (licensing agreement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Trivette, 2007 WL 1385689 (E.D. Mo. 2007) (Monsanto’s choice of forum clause)   Text

McIntosh v. Monsanto Co., 462 F.Supp.2d 1025 (E.D. Mo. 2006) (antitrust)   Text

Monsanto Co. v. David, 448 F.Supp.2d 1088 (E.D. Mo. 2006) (patent infringement and breach of contract)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Hill, 2005 WL 4864419 (E.D. Mo. 2005) (patent infringement)

Blades v. Monsanto Co., 400 F.3d 562 (8th Cir. 2005) (antitrust case against producers of GMO seed)   Text

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, Inc. v. Ottawa Plant Food, Inc., 283 F.Supp.2d 1018 (N.D. Iowa 2003) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Swann, 308 F.Supp.2d 937 (E.D. Mo. 2003) (farmer is sued for breach of technology agreement)   Text

Sample v. Monsanto Co., 283 F.Supp.2d 1088 (E.D. Mo. 2003) (antitrust and tort claims against GM seed producers)   Text

Monsanto Tech. LLC v. Syngenta Crop Protection, Inc., 212 F.Supp.2d 1101 (E.D. Mo. 2002) (patent infringement, trade libel, and product disparagement)  Text

Wolff v. Aventis Cropscience USA Holding, Inc., No. Civ. 01-1031PAMJGL, Civ. 01-1032PAMJGL, 2001 WL 34624002 (D. Minn. Aug. 8, 2001) (EPA’s registration requirements, negligence and nuisance)

Dupraz v. Aventis Cropscience USA Holding, Inc., 153 F.Supp.2d 1102 (D. S.D. 2001) (contamination of corn fields with genetic modification)   Text

Monsanto Co. v. White, No. 4:00CV1761 RWS, 2001 WL 34053249 (E.D. Mo. June 22, 2001) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Aventis Cropscience SA, No. CIV. A. 00-1013-SLR, 2001 WL 640969 (D. Del. May 16, 2001) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. McFarling, No. 4:00-CV84CDP, 2001 WL 34082053 (E.D. Mo. Apr. 18, 2001) (patent infringement)

Sutter v. Aventis Cropscience USA Holding, Inc., 145 F.Supp.2d 1050 (S.D. Iowa 2001) (collapse of corn export market)  Text

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l v. Monsanto Co., No. 4:97CV01609 ERW, 2001 WL 170410 (E.D. Mo. Jan. 2, 2001) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Dawson, No. 4:98CV2004 TCM, 2000 WL 33953542 (E.D. Mo. Nov. 24, 2000) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Ralph, No. 00CV135 RWS, 2001 WL 35817667 (E.D. Mo. Oct. 10, 2001) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Swann, No. 4:00-CV-1481 CEJ, 2001 WL 34079480 (E.D. Mo. Sept. 19, 2001) (trespass and invasion of privacy, antitrust, patent misuse)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Nelson, No. 4:00-CV-1636 CEJ, 2001 WL 34079479 (E.D. Mo. Sept. 10, 2001) (patent infringement)

Monsanto Co. v. Dawson, No. 4:98CV02004 TCM, 2000 WL 33952259 (E.D. Mo. Aug. 18, 2000) (forum selection clause)

Monsanto Co. v. Mayfield, No. 4:99-CV-538 CAS, 2000 WL 33979713 (E.D. Mo. July 13, 2000) (breach of contract and patent infringement)

Massey v. Monsanto Co., No. 299CV218-P-B, 2000 WL 1146705 (N.D. Miss. June 13, 2000) (motion to transfer)

Monsanto Co. v. Godfredson, No. 4:99CV1691 CDP, 2000 WL 33952257 (E.D. Mo. Apr. 13, 2000) (motion to dismiss or transfer for improper venue)

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, Inc. v. J.E.M. Ag Supply, 33 F.Supp.2d 794 (N.D. Iowa 1999) (patent infringement)  Text

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, Inc. v. J.E.M. Ag Supply, Inc., 1998 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 21782 (N.D. Iowa 1998) (patent infringement)


 

NINTH CIRCUIT

Ctr. for Food Safety v. Schafer, No. C 08-00484 JSW, 2010 WL 964017 (N.D. Cal. 2010) (denial of injunction in Roundup Ready sugar beet litigation)

Sharafabadi v. Pac. Nw. Farmers Coop., Inc., No. C09-1043JLR, 2010 WL 715681 (W.D. Wash. Feb. 23, 2010) ((infringement on yellow mustard gum patent)

Sharafabadi v. Pac. Nw. Farmers Coop., Inc., No. C09-1043JLR, 2010 WL 715679 (W.D. Wash. Feb. 23, 2010) (infringement on yellow mustard gum patent)

Sharafabadi v. Pac. Nw. Farmers Coop., No. C09-1043JLR, 2010 WL 234769 (W.D. Wash. Jan. 14, 2010) (patent infringement)

Sharafabadi v. Univ. of Idaho, No. C09-1043JLR, 2009 WL 4432367 (W.D. Wash. Nov. 27, 2009) (patent infringement on yellow mustard seed lines)

Ctr. for Food Safety v. Vilsack, No. C 08-00484 JSW, 2009 WL 3047227 (N.D. Cal. Sept. 21, 2009) (APHIS required to prepare EIS for GMO sugar beets)

Geertson Seed Farms v. Johanns, 570 F.3d 1130 (9th Cir. 2009) (upholding injunction to prevent further planting of Roundup Ready® alfalfa)  Text

Sun Pac. Farming Coop. v. Sun World Int’l, Inc., No. 1:01-cv-6102 OWW CCC, 2009 WL 900751 (E.D. Cal. Mar. 31, 2009) (punitive damages for violating patent rights)

Geertson Seed Farms v. Johanns, 541 F.3d 938 (9th Cir. 2008) (upholding permanent injunction against use of Roundup Ready Alfalfa)  Text

Ctr. of Food Safety v. Connor, No. C 08-00484, 2008 WL 3842889 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 15, 2008) (no right to intervene in sugar beet deregulation)

Geertson Farms Inc. v. Johanns, 2007 WL 1839894 (N.D. Cal. 2007) (Injunction against planting GM alfalfa)

Geertson Farms Inc. v. Johanns, 2007 WL 1302981 (N.D. Cal. 2007) (Injunction against planting GM alfalfa)

Geertson Farms Inc. v. Johanns, 2007 WL 776146 (N.D. Cal. 2007) (Injunction against planting GM alfalfa)

Ctr. For Food Safety v. Johanns, CV. No. 03-00621 JMS-BMK, 2007 WL 3072863 (D. Haw. Apr. 19, 2007) (field testing of GMOs and compliance with ESA and NEPA)

Geertson Seed Farms v. Johanns, 2007 WL 518624 (N.D. Cal. 2007) (Injunction against planting GM alfalfa)   Text

Geertson Farms, Inc. v. Johanns, 439 F.Supp.2d 1012 (N.D. Cal. 2006) (Injunction against planting GM alfalfa)   Text

Center For Food Safety v. Johanns, 451 F.Supp.2d 1165 (D. Haw. 2006) (GMO crop’s effect on the environment)  Text

Center for Food Safety v. Veneman, 364 F.Supp.2d 1202 (D. Haw. 2005) (GMO crop’s effect on the environment)  Text

Regents of University of Cal. v. Monsanto Co., 2005 WL 3454107 (N.D. Cal. 2005) (patent on bGH)   Text

Pod-Ners, LLC v. Tutuli Produce Corp., 2001 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 25945 (D. Cal. 2001) (patent infringement)

Imazio Nursery, Inc. v. Dania Greenhouses, No. Civ. 92-20755 (SW), 1997 WL 195434 (N.D. Cal. Apr. 16, 1997) (patent infringement)  Text

Plant Genetic Sys., N.V. v. Ciba Seeds, 933 F.Supp. 519 (D. N.C. 1996) (patent infringement)  Text

Mycogen Plant Science, Inc. v. Monsanto Co., No. 95-0653-J (LSP), 1995 WL 1612537 (S.D. Cal. Sept. 22, 1995) (patent infringement)


 

TENTH CIRCUIT

Monsanto Co. v. Hartkamp, No. 00-164-P, 2001 WL 34079482 (E.D. Okla. Apr. 19, 2001) (patent infringement)


 

ELEVENTH CIRCUIT

AGSouth Genetics LLC v. Terrell Peanut Co., No. 3:09-CV-93 (CDL), 2009 WL 4893588 (M.D. Ga. Dec. 9, 2009) (claims that company violated license in wheat variety)

Monsanto Co. v. White, 2006 WL 2959458 (N.D. Ala. 2006) (injunction against the production of GM seed)

McNair v. Monsanto Co., 279 F.Supp. 2d 1290 (M.D. Ga. 2003) (breach of contract for defective seed)  Text


 

D.C. CIRCUIT

International Center for Technology Assessment v. Johanns, 473 F. Supp. 2d 9 (D.D.C. 2007) (glyphosate-resistant creeping bentgrass)  Text

Alliance for Bio-Integrity v. Shalala, 116 F. Supp. 2d 166 (D.D.C. 2000) (challenging the FDA’s policy)  Text


 

FEDERAL CIRCUIT

Monsanto Co. v. Scruggs, No. 900, 2009 WL 1228318 (Fed. Cir. May 4, 2009) (patent exhaustion doctrine inapplicable in this case)

Carnegie Mellon Univ. v. Hoffmann-La Roche Inc., 541 F.3d 1115 (Fed. Cir. 2008) (alleged patent violations)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Bayer Bioscience N.V., 514 F.3d 1229 (Fed. Cir. 2008) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. David, 516 F.3d 1009 (Fed. Cir. 2008) (farmer’s breach of license)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Syngenta Seeds, Inc., 503 F.3d 1352 (Fed. Cir. 2007) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. McFarling, 488 F.3d 973 (Fed. Cir. 2007) (farmer’s breach of license)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Scruggs, 459 F.3d 1328 (Fed. Cir. 2006) (farmer’s breach of license)  Text

Showmaker v. Advanta USA, Inc., 411 F.3d 1366 (Fed. Cir. 2005) (farmer challenges license under the Plant Variety Protection Act)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Ralph, 382 F.3d 1374 (Fed. Cir. 2004) (patent infringement)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. McFarling, 363 F.3d 1336 (Fed. Cir. 2004) (farmer’s breach of license)  Text

Monsanto Co. v. Bayer Bioscience N.V., 363 F.3d 1235 (Fed. Cir. 2004) (patent infringement)  Text

Adang v. Fischhoff, 286 F.3d 1346 (Fed. Cir. 2002) (patents)   Text

Monsanto Co. v. Mycogen Plant Sci., Inc., 261 F.3d 1356 (Fed. Cir. 2001) (patent infringement)  Text

Mycogen Plant Sci., Inc. v. Monsanto Co., 243 F.3d 1316 (Fed. Cir. 2001) (patent infringement)  Text

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, Inc. v. J.E.M. Agric. Supply, Inc., 200 F.3d 1374 (Fed. Cir. 2000) (patent infringement)  Text

Pioneer Hi-Bred Int’l, Inc. v. J.E.M. Ag Supply, Inc., No. 563, 1998 WL 780948 (Fed. Cir. Oct. 27, 1998) (patent infringement)

Imazio Nursery v. Dania Greenhouses, 69 F.3d 1560 (Fed. Cir. 1995) (patent infringement)  Text

In re Sigco Research, No. 93-1223, 1995 WL 72337 (Fed. Cir. Feb. 17, 1995) (appeal from the decision of the Board of Patent and Trademark Appeals)  Text


 

ALABAMA

Ex parte Monsanto Co., 2002 WL 64734, (Ala. 2002) (forum selection clause)


 

HAWAI’I

‘Ohana Pale Ke Ao v. Bd. of Agric., 188 P.3d 761 (Haw. Ct. App. 2008) (importing genetically engineered algae without an environmental review)   Text


 

INDIANA

Agrigenetics, Inc. v. Pioneer HI-Bred Intern., Inc., No. 1:08-cv-00802-TWP-TAB, 2010 WL 5418873 (S.D. Ind. Dec. 23, 2010) (patent holder who license product for use with Monsanto products has no standing to enforce Monsanto’s patent rights)

Glenn v. Dow AgroSciences, LLC, 861 N.E.2d 1 (Ind. Ct. App. 2007) (non-compete clause for GMO scientist)   Text


 

IOWA

Campbell v. AG Finder Iowa Nebraska, 683 N.W.2d 126 (Table) (Iowa Ct. App. 2004) (breach of contract for GMO soybeans sold as organic)  Text


 

MISSISSIPPI

Farmland Mut. Ins. Co. v. Scruggs, 886 So.2d 714 (Miss. 2004) (patent infringement)  Text

Jacob Hartz Seed Co. v. Simrall & Simrall, 807 So. 2d 1271 (Miss. Ct. App. 2001) (breach of warranty; negligence; and strict liability)  Text


 

NEBRASKA

Kremer v. Rural Comty. Ins. Co., 788 N.W.2d 538 (Neb. 2010) (Federal Crop Insurance Corporation’s regulations requiring arbitration preempted state prohibition of arbitration)


 

NORTH DAKOTA

Ctr. for Food Safety v. Vilsack, No. C 08-00484, 2010 WL 3222482 (N.D. Cal. Aug. 13, 2010) (decision to deregulate genetically engineered sugar beets)