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AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 16, 2018

LEGISLATIVE: OMAHA STEAKS INTERNATIONAL, INC., Appellant v. GREATER OMAHA PACKING CO., INC., Appellee, No. 2018-1152, 2018 WL 5985963 (Fed. Cir. Nov....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 15, 2018

Legislative: ANTLE MARKETING, INC., & CASTELLINI COMPANY, LLC PLAINTIFFS v. A.J. PASSAFIUME SONS, INC., et al. DEFENDANTS. Additional Party Names: Anthony...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 14, 2018

Legislative: State v. Hammond, No. WD 80554, 2018 WL 5913131 (Mo. Ct. App. Nov. 13, 2018); After a jury trial in the...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 13, 2018

Judicial: MAKHTESHIM AGAN OF NORTH AMERICA, INC. et al., Plaintiffs, v. NATIONAL MARINE FISHERIES SERVICE et al. Defendants. Additional Party Names:...

Daily Update- 11/12/18

In honor of Veteran’s Day, many courts and the federal government are closed today.  We will return with our typical daily...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 9, 2018

Judicial: ANNJEANETTE GILLIS, et al., Plaintiffs, v. MURPHY-BROWN, LLC d/b/a SMITHFIELD HOG PRODUCTION DIVISION, Defendant. Additional Party Names: State of Missouri,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 8, 2018

Judicial: Caquelin v. United States, No. 14-37L, 2018 WL 5813009 (Fed. Cl. Nov. 6, 2018) This rails-to-trails takings case is before...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 7, 2018

Judicial: State v. Gray, 428 P.3d 360 (Wash. Ct. App. 2018); A jury found Defendant guilty of “redeeming” food stamp benefits after...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 6, 2018

Judicial: PEOPLE FOR THE ETHICAL TREATMENT OF ANIMALS, INC., Plaintiff, v. TRI-STATE ZOOLOGICAL PARK OF WESTERN MARYLAND, INC., et al., Defendants....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 5, 2018

Judicial: Donald L. Sweet, Jr. & Preston L. Sweet v. Roy A. St. Pierre & Catherine St. Pierre d/b/a Woodlands Farms,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 2, 2018

Judicial: IN RE: 100% GRATED PARMESAN CHEESE MARKETING AND SALES PRACTICES LITIGATION This Document Relates to All Cases, No. 16 C...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 1, 2018

Judicial: Minerva Dairy, Inc. v. Harsdorf, 905 F.3d 1047 (7th Cir. 2018); Minerva Dairy is an Ohio-based, family-owned dairy company that produces,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 30 & 31, 2018

Judicial: NATHEL INTERNATIONAL, INC., Plaintiff, v. VINCENT B. ZANINOVICH & SONS, INC., Defendant., No. 118CV00729LJOSAB, 2018 WL 5316154 (E.D. Cal. Oct....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 29, 2018.

Regulatory: Notice and request for comments: Rural Utilities Service, USDA; In accordance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, the United States Department...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 25 & 26, 2018.

Judicial: WESTERN NATIONAL ASSURANCE COMPANY, Respondent, v. JOHN & LINDA ROBEL, individually & as husband & wife; & ROBEL’S ORCHARD, a...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 24, 2018

Judicial: In re Spiech Farms, LLC, No. GK 17-05398-JTG, 2018 WL 5255296 (Bankr. W.D. Mich. Oct. 18, 2018); Produce Pay, Inc. (“Produce...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 23, 2018

Judicial: Kathy A. Schonscheck, Plaintiff, v. Deere & Co., Defendant., No. 10-20647-GMH, 2018 WL 5099745 (Bankr. E.D. Wis. Oct. 18, 2018); In...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 22, 2018

Judicial: SARA MANZKE, Plaintiff, v. JEFFERSON COUNTY & TOWN OF IXONIA, Defendants. JEFFERSON COUNTY, Plaintiff,, No. 18-CV-505-BBC, 2018 WL 5095678 (W.D....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 19, 2018.

Regulatory: Notice: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); In accordance with the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), EPA is issuing a notice of...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 18, 2018

Judicial: Food Labeling PATRICK MCMORROW v. MONELEZ INTERNATIONAL, INC., Defendant. Additional Party Names: Marco Ohlin, No. 17-CV-2327-BAS-JLB, 2018 WL 5024840 (S.D....