Russia approves Bayer/Monsanto with IP-sharing remedies

Hettie O'Brien

08 November 2017

Russia approves Bayer/Monsanto with IP-sharing remedies

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Russia’s Federal Monopoly Service has cleared Bayer’s €56 billion takeover of agrochemical business Monsanto, conditioned on the merged company allowing Russian rivals to access its intellectual property.