Win For Dow, Monsanto Upheld In $3M Indemnity Suit

Law360, New York (March 30, 2011, 6:59 PM EDT) -- A Texas appeals court affirmed Tuesday a lower court's refusal to order The Dow Chemical Co., Monsanto Co. and three others to cover a ranch's $3.2 million judgment in a suit brought by a worker exposed to toxic chemicals.

The Fourteenth Court of Appeals of the State of Texas affirmed a lower court ruling that F&F Ranch was not entitled to indemnification from Dow Chemical, Aventis Pharmaceutical Inc., Occidental Chemical Corp., Elementis Chemicals Inc. and Monsanto because the ranch did not qualify as a seller under...
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