Friday, August 23, 2019

Syngenta faces lawsuits over genetically modified corn

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Syngenta is facing a wave of potentially costly lawsuits filed by disgruntled U.S. exporters and farmers who claim they racked up major losses because the company’s genetically modified Agrisure Viptera corn can’t be exported to China. Switzerland-based Syngenta, one of the world’s largest purveyor of seeds, contends the lawsuits are without merit. The company’s global headquarters for its biotechnology research...

Pilot Flying J to pay $92M fine

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The truck-stop company owned by Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has agreed to pay a $92 million penalty for cheating customers out of promised rebates and discounts, authorities announced Monday. "We, as a company, look forward to putting this whole unfortunate episode behind us," Jimmy Haslam said in a statement. In an agreement with the U.S....

Mississippi Files Suit against Credit Reporting Company

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The state of Mississippi has filed a lawsuit against Experian, the world's largest credit-reporting firm, alleging that the company made numerous data errors and violated consumer protection laws. The lawsuit was filed last month in a Biloxi state courthouse and transferred to Mississippi federal court late last week. The state accuses the company of jeopardizing their customer's ability to...

Fresenius Dialysis, GranuFlo, NaturaLyte And Your Health

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Cases of individuals who have suffered heart attacks soon after receiving dialysis from Fresenius Medical Care have been reported across the country. Â Anyone who has had problems while on dialysis with Fresenius Medical Care needs to be aware of their rights and make sure that your treatment on GranuFlo and NaturaLyte does not effect your health...