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Bayer in ‘no rush’ to settle Roundup-cancer litigation following endorsements from EPA, Department of Justice

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.... Bayer was at pains on [Feb. 27] to quell expectations it was nearing an out-of-court settlement laying to rest ...
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Bayer Chairman to step down as potential $12 billion Roundup-cancer litigation settlement looms

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Bayer Chairman Werner Wenning, one of the architects of a $63 billion takeover deal that has left the German crop ...
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Roundup-cancer settlement could include clause that bars plaintiffs’ lawyers from soliciting new clients

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As Bayer AG tries to settle U.S. lawsuits claiming that its weedkiller Roundup causes cancer, the company is considering a ...
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Glyphosate-cancer trials postponed while Bayer, plaintiffs negotiate potential $8-$12 billion settlement

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Germany’s Bayer has agreed with plaintiffs to postpone its next two U.S. lawsuits over the alleged cancer-causing effects of its ...
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Glyphosate-cancer lawsuit tally doubles to 42,700, as settlement talks attract more plaintiffs, Bayer says

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Germany’s Bayer is now facing 42,700 U.S. plaintiffs blaming its glyphosate-based weedkillers for their cancer, more than twice the tally ...
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Bayer could face over 45,000 glyphosate-cancer cases as settlement talks continue

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Bayer expects the number of claims in the United States related to Roundup herbicide to have surged in the third ...
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EU glyphosate battle: Monsanto list of policy makers, journalists not illegal, Bayer says

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Bayer said a law firm it commissioned to investigate lists compiled by Monsanto of European journalists, politicians and researchers had ...
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Glyphosate on trial: Bayer would consider settling all cancer lawsuits on ‘reasonable terms’, as suits now number 18,400

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Bayer on [July 30] said it would consider settling with U.S. plaintiffs suing over the German group’s Roundup herbicide only ...
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Facing escalating legal costs defending Monsanto’s Roundup, Bayer invests $5.6 billion in alternative herbicide research

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Germany's Bayer sought to repair its reputation on [June 14] after damage caused by U.S. litigation over claims its glyphosate ...
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Bayer to investigate allegation Monsanto collected data of influential journalists, politicians to influence their views on pesticides

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Bayer said on [May 12] it was hiring an external law firm to investigate French media complaints that Monsanto, the ...
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Facing 10,000 plus glyphosate-cancer lawsuits, Bayer enters court-ordered mediation with next plaintiff

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Bayer said on [April 12] it would comply with a U.S. federal judge’s order to enter mediation with a plaintiff ...
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Germany’s environment minister pitches plan to ban glyphosate by 2023

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Germany plans new conditions for pesticide approval and will seek an end date for the use of glyphosate-based weed killers, ...
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Now facing 8,000 Roundup lawsuits, Bayer says it ‘will vigorously defend’ its herbicide

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The number of U.S. lawsuits brought against Bayer’s newly acquired Monsanto has jumped to about 8,000, as the German drugmaker ...
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Will weed-zapping AI robots disrupt market for herbicides and GMO seeds?

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In a field of sugar beet in Switzerland, a solar-powered robot that looks like a table on wheels scans the ...
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Monsanto-Bayer merger now unlikely until 2018

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German drugs and pesticides group Bayer said on Tuesday it was now likely to be early next year before it ...
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Bayer nears end game in merger talks with Monsanto

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German pharmaceutical and crops manufacturer Bayer AG (BAYGn.DE) said on [September 5, 2016] that its negotiations with Monsanto Co (MON.N) had ...
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Bayer, BASF explore acquisition of Monsanto

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The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Shares of Monsanto Co ...

First ever gene therapy drug comes at high price

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The Western world's first gene therapy drug is set to go on sale in Germany with a 1.1 million euro ...