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Increased Fines for Violations of North Carolina Seed Law

In 2013, the North Carolina legislature increased the maximum fine for violations of the state’s seed law from $500 to $10,000 per violation. See┬áN.C. Session Law 2013-345, Senate Bill 455, An act to increase penalties for violation of the seed … Continue reading

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Seeds Secrets Suit Survives: Seed Tech Trade Secrets Ruling

A Wisconsin federal court held that a grass seed company called Encap, LLC stated a valid claim for trade secrets misappropriation against a competitor that allegedly obtained a confidential Encap memorandum describing its strategic business plan and anticipated new seed … Continue reading

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