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Monsanto Lawsuit Vernon Bowman

Monsanto v. Bowman: The Master's Law

Eric Holt Gimenez | Posted 04.27.2013 | Green
Eric Holt Gimenez

The rationale for infinite generational patent protection was given by Chief Justice Roberts in his opening question to Bowman's lawyer: "Why in the world would anybody spend any money to try to improve the seed if as soon as they sold the first one anybody could grow more and have as many of those seeds as they want?"

Farmer In Supreme Court Case: Monsanto 'Grabbing At Straws'

Posted 02.20.2013 | Green

Seventy-five year old Indiana grain farmer Vernon Bowman joined HuffPost Live Wednesday to discuss his patent battle against global seed giant Monsant...

Indiana Farmer Prepares For Legal Battle Against Monsanto

Reuters | Posted 04.17.2013 | Green

* Oral arguments are set for Feb. 19 * Case examines patent law; seen key for biotechnology * More than 50 groups file b...