Class Action Lawsuits Springing Up Against Monsanto

Class Action Lawsuits Springing Up Against Monsanto

As of  May 16, 2016 – Four new cases were filed in Nebraska by farmers who allegedly developed non-Hodgkins lymphoma after using Roundup for years have filed a lawsuit against Monsanto. The farmers claim Monsanto mislabeled the herbicide despite the “body of recognized scientific evidence linking the disease to exposure to Roundup.” Plaintiffs are seeking punitive damages for defective design, failure to warn, negligence and breach of warranty. These are some of the latest lawsuits against…

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Monsanto Lying to Other Countries- Sending GMO Crops In Spite of Regulations

Monsanto Lying to Other Countries- Sending GMO Crops In Spite of Regulations

In 2013, China rejected certain American imports because they contained corn grown from Viptera seeds, a new genetically engineered trait. The trait was approved for sale in the United States, but China’s regulators had not yet approved it. China is a huge market for U.S. corn, so when regulators rejected some imports it shook the markets. Lawyers have filed cases on behalf of farmers in state and federal courts. They want Syngenta to compensate farmers for lost…

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