Showmaker v. Advanta USA, Inc.

ELR Citation: ELR 20118
No(s). 04-1502 (Fed. Cir. Jun 14, 2005)

The court upheld the dismissal of a farmer's claims that a seed company's soybean purchase agreements violated the Plant Variety Protection Act's (PVPA) misbranding provision. The farmer wanted to use the seed purchased by the company for future crops. The company then told them that any attempt to ...