High Court Will Not Take On Benlate Case

Law360, New York (April 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A long-running product liability dispute between E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Co. and a group of Hawaiian plant nurseries came to a close Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear a case involving the fungicide Benlate.

In denying the nurseries' petition for a writ of certiorari, the high court guaranteed that they would not be able to reopen settlements reached with DuPont in 1994 and 1995.

The four nurseries remaining in the case, owned by Albert Isa, Samuel and Sylvia Taka, Mark Willman...
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