Willing to grant licenses to farmers: PepsiCo submits in potato infringement suit

Aditya AK April 26 2019

In its controversial infringement suit filed before the Ahmedabad City Civil Court, PepsiCo India Holdings today submitted that it was willing to grant four farmers licenses to grow the potatoes used in the manufacture of its Lays chips.

PepsiCo had filed a suit seeking a permanent injunction to restrain the four farmers from infringing its plant variety. It had also sought an ad-interim injunction and damages of Rs. 1.05 crore from each of the four farmers.

It is PepsiCo’s case . . .

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