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Roundup case fails to make cut at SCOTUS

The U.S. Supreme Court is not taking the appeal of Edwin Hardeman v. Monsanto. The first federal Roundup case tried before U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria in San Francisco, Hardeman v. Monsanto, returned a jury award of $80 million, which was subsequently reduced to $25 by the judge. Along with…
bubmag
June 22, 2022
Monsanto

Cyber Security Today, Jan 10, 2022 – Beware of unexpected USB keys in the mail, FlexBooker admits data theft and more

Beware of unexpected USB keys in the mail, FlexBooker admits data theft and more. Welcome to Cyber Security Today. It’s Monday January 19th. I’m Howard Solomon, contributing writer on cybersecurity for ITWorldCanada.com. The group behind the Darkside and BlackMatter ransomware malware is mailing infected USB keys to American organizations. According…
bubmag
January 10, 2022
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Scientist ‘steals’ trade secrets for China

WASHINGTON, DC: A Chinese national pleaded guilty on Thursday (Friday in Manila) to conspiring to steal a trade secret from American agribusiness giant Monsanto, the Justice Department said. Xiang Haitao, 44, was employed as an imaging scientist by Monsanto and its subsidiary, The Climate Corporation, from 2008 to 2017, the…
bubmag
January 7, 2022