Syngenta And Atticus Settle Azoxystrobin Lawsuit

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Syngenta Crop Protection, LLC (“Syngenta”) and Atticus LLC (“Atticus”) announced today that they have settled all claims and counterclaims in the lawsuit between Syngenta and Atticus.

Details of the settlement agreement are confidential. Both parties agree that valid intellectual property rights are important to the industry and should be respected. Atticus will continue to offer for sale its azoxystrobin products.

Editor’s note:

Azoxystrobin is the ISO common name for an organic compound that is used as a fungicide. It is a broad spectrum systemic active ingredient widely used in agriculture to protect crops from fungal diseases.

Syngenta uses the compound in its Trivapro fungicide. Atticus uses it in its Radius fungicide.

About Syngenta

Syngenta Crop Protection and Syngenta Seeds are part of Syngenta Group, one of the world’s leading agriculture companies. Our ambition is to help safely feed the world while taking care of the planet. We aim to improve the sustainability, quality and safety of agriculture with world class science and innovative crop solutions. Our technologies enable millions of farmers around the world to make better use of limited agricultural resources. To learn more, visit www.syngenta.com.

About Atticus

Based in Cary, NC, Atticus, LLC is an American-owned, bootstrapped and independently operated company. Atticus offers a broad and expanding portfolio of relevant, branded-generic pesticides for Agriculture and EcoCore markets. Driven by grassroots experience and an unwavering commitment to operational excellence, Atticus is an ally uniquely positioned to focus on long-term decisions that benefit retail distribution, the beautification of surroundings and the protection of essential infrastructure. Learn more at AtticusLLC.com.