Editor's Note: On September 14, Bayer purchased Monsanto for $56.5 billion, the largest corporate takeover of 2016. Bayer is a multinational chemical and pharmaceutical company hoping to expand its reach into agribusiness.
Marie Logan is a legal fellow with the Coal Program. She is based in San Francisco.
Allison Kvien is a legal fellow in the Northeast regional office in New York.
Allison is a graduate of the University of Minnesota Law School. During law school, she served as the Managing Editor of the Minnesota Journal of Law, Science, and Technology, where she published a note on Clean Water Act coverage of groundwater that is hydrologically connected to navigable waters. Allison graduated from Washington College with a degree in Environmental Studies.