Competition, Intellectual Property, and Transgenic Seed in a Possible Monsanto-Syngenta Deal

In an article for the South Dakota Law Review, AAI President Diana Moss analyzes competition issues involving transgenic cropseed that are relevant to any Monsanto bid for rival Syngenta. In the article, Moss outlines problems surrounding the tension between intellectual property law and competition law in transgenic cropseed. Adverse implications for competition and consumers from a possible Monsanto-Syngenta combination are clear – and concerning.