This is not "extreme" arrogance. It is the usual arrogance of the richest, most prominent University in the United States.
Brian D. O’Reilly, who is representing Charest in the case, called the University’s position one of “extreme arrogance.”
Years-Long Royalties Dispute Moves to Questions of Liability and Relief
By LUCA F. SCHROEDER,
March 23, 2016