MaAugust 21, 2012 - RSN
Seventy-five family farmers, seed businesses, and agricultural organizations representing over 300,000 individuals and 4,500 farms are asking the appellate court to reverse a lower court's decision dismissing their protective legal action against agricultural giant Monsanto's patents on genetically engineered seed.
Every year Monsanto investigates over 500 farmers for patent infringement with their now notorious "seed police." To date, according to OSGTA, 144 farmers have had lawsuits brought against them by Monsanto without a binding contract with the multinational corporation, while another 700 farmers have been forced to settle out of court for undisclosed sums.... http://readersupportednews.org/news-section2/445-farm-and-food-policy/13042-focus-farmers-fight-monsantos-threats-and-intimidation
March 11, 2013 2013
MONSANTO THREATENS LAWSUIT AGAINST EUROPEAN FOOD SAFETY AUTHORITY http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/345386