APE et al v. Ministry of Environment et al

Environmental NGOs, Unions, Beekeepers/Honey Producers
Ministère de la transition écologique et solidaire (environment), Ministère de l'Alimentation, de l'Agriculture et de la Pêche
Insecticide, Neonicotinoid, Thiamethoxam, Imidacloprid
February 8, 2022
France, Paris

Groups challenge the order of January 30, 2022 setting the terms of provisional use of sugar beet seeds treated with pesticides containing imidacloprid and thiamethoxam neonicotinoids for the 2022 campaign….

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Notre Affaire à Tous et al v. French State

Environmental NGOs
French Republic
January 10, 2022
France, Paris

Five NGOs are filing a lawsuit against the French government for failing to meet its obligations to protect biodiversity, including the establishment of a pesticide registration system that truly protects pollinators and wildlife…

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Investors v. Bayer

Civil court
Economic stakeholders
December 30, 2021
Germany, Cologne (Köln)

Investors believe that Bayer violated its obligations related to the law on capital markets in its 2018 acquisition of Monsanto by failing to adequately inform them about the financial risks…

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CBD et al v. EPA

Environmental NGOs, Health/Food groups
Insecticide, Cyantraniliprole (CTP)
December 21, 2021
United States, Washington

Two Conservation groups file a lawsuit against the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for failing to comply with a court order requiring it to protect endangered species from the toxic insecticide cyantraniliprole….

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CFS et al v. EPA

Health/Food groups, Environmental NGOs
EPA, Michael S. Regan
Insecticide, Neonicotinoid
December 14, 2021
United States, San Francisco

With no answer to a 2017 legal rulemaking petition calling on EPA to close a regulatory loophole that allows seeds coated with systemic pesticides (coated seeds) to evade the registration and labeling requirements…

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