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Bayer: German multinational pharmaceutical, chemical, and agricultural biotechnology company
Bayer AG is a German multinational pharmaceutical and life sciences company and one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Headquartered in Leverkusen, Bayer's areas of business include human and veterinary pharmaceuticals; consumer healthcare products; agricultural chemicals, seeds and biotechnology products. The company is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index. Werner Baumann has been CEO since 2016.

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Bayer cools prospect of imminent glyphosate settlement

bayer cools prospect of imminent glyphosate settlement
German drugs and pesticides company Bayer was at pains on Thursday to quell expectations it was nearing an out-of-court settlement laying to rest claims its glyphosate-based weedkillers cause cancer...
WorldNews - Published

Pressure mounts on Bayer CEO to fix legal problems as chairman quits

The departure of Bayer Chairman Werner Wenning will turn up the heat on CEO Werner Baumann to resolve the healthcare to agriculture group's legal problems, two of the firm's biggest German shareholders..
Reuters - Published

Bayer chairman quits as Roundup settlement talks progress

Bayer Chairman Werner Wenning, one of the architects of a $63 billion takeover deal that has left the German crop protection company fighting costly lawsuits, will step down in April, it said on..
Reuters - Published

Bayer chairman quits after making progress to settle litigation

Bayer , which is fighting claims its weedkiller Roundup causes cancer, said its Chairman Werner Wenning was stepping down because the drugs and crop protection company was making good progress in..
Reuters - Published

German firms Bayer and BASF fight $265m US fine over weedkiller

Bayer and BASF are told to pay huge damages to a Missouri peach-grower.
BBC News - Published

U.S. peach grower awarded $265 million from Bayer, BASF in weedkiller lawsuit

A Missouri jury's $265 million award to peach grower Bill Bader in his lawsuit against herbicide providers Bayer and BASF has raised the stakes for the two companies as at least 140 similar cases head..
Reuters - Published

U.S. farmer wins $265 million weedkiller award from Bayer, BASF lawsuit

A Missouri jury's $265 million award to peach grower Bill Bader in his lawsuit against herbicide providers Bayer and BASF has raised the stakes for the two companies as at least 140 similar cases head..
Reuters - Published

Bayer to appeal $265 million U.S. damages award on dicamba weedkiller

German agrochemicals group Bayer said on Sunday it would appeal a U.S. jury's $265 million damages award against it and BASF in favor of a Missouri farmer who said the company's dicamba herbicide had..
Reuters - Published

Factbox: Bayer faces lengthy Roundup appeals and settlement talks continue

Bayer AG's shares have taken a hit since three consecutive U.S. juries awarded more than $2 billion in damages to cancer patients alleging that the company's glyphosate-based weed killer, Roundup,..
Reuters - Published

What are the obstacles to Bayer settling Roundup lawsuits?

Bayer AG is in mediation to potentially settle thousands of U.S. lawsuits claiming that the company's Roundup weed killer causes cancer, but some legal experts said the cases raises novel questions..
Reuters - Published

Bayer considers new tactic in Roundup settlement talks

As Bayer AG tries to settle U.S. lawsuits claiming that its weedkiller Roundup causes cancer, the company is considering a proposal that would bar plaintiffs' lawyers involved in the litigation from..
Reuters - Published

Bayer faces fourth U.S. Roundup cancer trial in Monsanto's hometown

Bayer AG is set to face a fourth U.S. jury trial over allegations that its Roundup weed killer causes cancer, with four cancer patients in the hometown of its agricultural subsidiary Monsanto scheduled..
Reuters - Published

Bayer Shares up 2.3% on report about possible glyphosate settlement

Shares in seeds and pesticides maker Bayer opened 2.3% higher on Friday, driven by a report on a possible out-of-court settlement of a U.S. jury trial over allegations that its weed killer Roundup..
Reuters - Published

Bayer to provide free medication for MS patients in UAE

bayer to provide free medication for ms patients in uae
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has recently signed an agreement with Bayer Middle East and Axios Health Education Services to provide a one-year medication for multiple sclerosis..
WorldNews - Published

U.S. government says verdict in Bayer's Roundup case should be reversed

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Justice Department said a federal appeals court should reverse a lower court verdict finding Bayer AG liable in the case of a California man who blamed..
Reuters - Published

Bayer asks U.S. appeals court to reverse $25 million Roundup verdict

Bayer AG on Monday said it has asked a U.S. federal appeals court to throw out a $25 million judgment it was ordered to pay to a California man who blamed the company's Roundup weed killer for his..
Reuters - Published

Victorian farmer leads class action against Roundup manufacturer

A former Victorian farmer will lead a major class action against German pharmaceutical giant Bayer over claims that long-term exposure to the popular weedkiller Roundup can cause non-Hodgkin Lymphoma.
The Age - Published

Agrochemicals company Monsanto pleads guilty to illegal pesticide use in Hawaii

agrochemicals company monsanto pleads guilty to illegal pesticide use in hawaii
Agrochemicals company Monsanto today pleaded guilty to spraying a banned pesticide on research crops on the Hawaii island of Maui in 2014, prosecutors said. Monsanto, now owned by the pharmaceutical..
WorldNews - Published

U.S. charges Chinese national with stealing trade secrets: Justice Department

A Chinese national who worked for Monsanto before it was purchased by Bayer AG was charged in St. Louis, Missouri, on Thursday with stealing trade secrets for China, the U.S. Justice Department said.
Reuters - Published

Chinese national indicted in U.S. on economic espionage charges: Justice Dept

A Chinese national who worked for Monsanto before it was purchased by Bayer AG was indicted on Thursday on charges of stealing trade secrets, the U.S. Justice Department said.
Reuters - Published

Bayer says U.S. glyphosate plaintiffs more than double since July

Germany's Bayer is now facing 42,700 U.S. plaintiffs blaming its glyphosate-based weedkillers for their cancer, more than twice the tally in July and potentially raising any future settlement.
Reuters - Published

Bayer says U.S. farmers unfazed by glyphosate litigation

Bayer , the world's largest maker of seeds and pesticides, said U.S. farmers were unperturbed by lawsuits seeking damages from Bayer for an alleged cancer-causing effect of glyphosate-based herbicides.
Reuters - Published

Bayer says number of glyphosate plaintiffs jumps to 42,700

bayer says number of glyphosate plaintiffs jumps to 42,700
Germany's Bayer said the number of US plaintiffs blaming its glyphosate-based weedkillers for their cancer mushroomed to 42,700 from 18,400 in July. This raises the stakes in the group's efforts to..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Bayer says Oct. U.S. glyphosate trial delayed until further notice

(This October 6 story has been refilled to correct "until February" to "until further notice" in headline and "new court date" to "court status conference" in paragraphs 1 & 6)
Reuters - Published

Banish Roundup From the Farm? It’ll Take More Than Lawsuits

After a blockbuster acquisition, Bayer may lose billions over claims that the No. 1 agricultural chemical is unsafe. But its market niche seems secure.
NYTimes.com - Published

Elanco to become No.2 in animal health with $7.6 bln Bayer deal

elanco to become no.2 in animal health with $7.6 bln bayer deal
By Ludwig Burger Aug 20 (Reuters) - Elanco Animal Health agreed to buy Bayer's veterinary drugs unit on Tuesday in a cash and stock deal valued at $7.6 billion, creating the second largest animal..
WorldNews - Published Also reported by •Reuters

Elanco to buy Bayer's animal health unit for $7.6 billion

Elanco Animal Health Inc said on Tuesday it would buy Bayer AG's animal health unit in a cash and stock deal valued at $7.6 billion, a move that would create the second largest animal health business..
Reuters - Published

Bayer mediator dismisses report of $8 billion Roundup settlement

Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg said, dismissing a report to that effect which drove..
Reuters - Published Also reported by •WorldNews

Bayer mediator says no Roundup settlement figures have been discussed

Bayer AG has not offered to pay billions of dollars to settle claims in the United States related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg said, after a report of such a settlement had driven..
Reuters - Published

Bayer said to offer $8 billion to settle glyphosate lawsuits

But lawyers for the consumers who claim Roundup caused their cancers are said to want $10 billion, report says
CBS News - Published

Bayer has not proposed paying $8 billion to settle U.S. Roundup claims: mediator

Bayer AG has not proposed paying $8 billion to settle all U.S. claims related to the Roundup herbicide, mediator Ken Feinberg said in an email on Friday.
Reuters - Published

Bayer, LANXESS to sell stakes in Currenta to funds managed by MIRA

bayer, lanxess to sell stakes in currenta to funds managed by mira
BERLIN, Aug. 6 (Xinhua) -- German pharmaceutical company Bayer and specialty chemicals company LANXESS, are to sell their stakes in the chemical...
WorldNews - Published

Bayer sees glyphosate settlement only if financially reasonable

bayer sees glyphosate settlement only if financially reasonable
Bayer on Tuesday said it would consider settling with U.S. plaintiffs suing over the German group's Roundup herbicide only on reasonable terms, and if such a move wraps up all cases. ......
WorldNews - Published

Bayer faces skyrocketing US lawsuits over glyphosate

bayer faces skyrocketing us lawsuits over glyphosate
The number of plaintiffs in the US claiming they contracting cancer after using the weedkiller Roundup has leapt to over 18,000. German company Bayer admits it's facing a "challenging environment."..
WorldNews - Published

Bayer says 2019 profit goal becoming a stretch

Germany's Bayer has warned that its 2019 earnings target had become harder to reach, becoming the latest agricultural supplies company to be affected by flooded U.S. farms and trade disputes.
Reuters - Published

$2 billion Roundup verdict cut to $86.7 million

$2 billion roundup verdict cut to $86.7 million
Bayer AG succeeded in getting a third large trial verdict substantially reduced in litigation over the safety of its signature weedkiller, Roundup. A California state court judge in Alameda County on..
WorldNews - Published

In Roundup case, U.S. judge cuts $2 billion verdict against Bayer to $86 million

A California judge on Thursday reduced a $2 billion jury verdict, slashing the award for a couple who blamed Bayer AG's glyphosate-based weed killer Roundup for their cancer to $86.7 million.
Reuters - Published

Bayer sells Dr Scholl's to US-based Yellow Wood Partners for €521m

bayer sells dr scholl's to us-based yellow wood partners for €521m
German chemicals and pharmaceuticals giant Bayer has agreed to sell over-the-counter foot care brand Dr Scholl's to US-based Yellow Wood Partners. The Boston private equity firm will pay €521m..
WorldNews - Published

Bayer could benefit from home advantage in St. Louis Roundup cancer trial: experts

Bayer AG , facing an upcoming trial in St. Louis over allegations that its Roundup weed killer causes cancer, has recruited Missouri-based expert witnesses to make its case in a place where it has..
Reuters - Published


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