FIFRA Preemption After Bates v. Dow AgroSciences

By Lawrence S. EbnerJune 1, 2005

In the wake of the Supreme Court’s 2005 opinion in Bates v. Dow Agrosciences, 544 U.S. 431, pesticide manufacturers need to develop new, sophisticated approaches when raising FIFRA preemption as a defense to inadequate labeling and failure-to-warn claims. (Read more in the attached article.)