High Court Won't Hear Dow's Appeal Of $455M Bayer Award

Law360, New York (December 4, 2017, 4:55 PM EST) -- The U.S. Supreme Court opted Monday not to hear Dow AgroSciences LLC’s bid to overturn a $455 million arbitral award issued to two Bayer AG subsidiaries over infringement of weed control patents, ending a yearslong dispute over a gene for herbicide resistance.

The high court’s decision to reject Dow’s petition for certiorari leaves undisturbed the Federal Circuit’s March decision enforcing the $455 million International Chamber of Commerce award to Bayer CropScience AG and Bayer CropScience NV. As is normal, the high court did not give a...
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