Farmer's Petition Granted By Supreme Court In Seed Patent Dispute

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Supreme Court agreed Friday to weigh in on a dispute of "core practical importance to agriculture and of vital interest in patent law," according to a petition for certiorari ( Vernon Hugh Bowman v. Monsanto Co. , No. 11-796, U.S. Sup.; See 10/3/11, Page 9). ...