Biden Administration Asks Court to Reject John Deere Motion in Right-to-Repair Case


Story by Todd Neeley, DTN Staff Reporter

LINCOLN, Neb. (DTN) — The Biden administration has sided with farmers in an ongoing right-to-repair antitrust lawsuit filed against John Deere, asking the U.S. District Court for the District of Northern Illinois on Monday to rule against a company motion that could lead to dismissal in the case.

All the cases allege John Deere violated the Sherman Antitrust Act and seek damages for farmers who paid for repairs from John Deere dealers beginning on Jan. 12, 2018, to the present.

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