In: Country of Origin Labeling
WTO Ruling on COOL Expected in June
- March 3, 2014
Posted March 3, 2014 A World Trade Organization (WTO) panel is expected to issue a confidential interim report on June...
Country of Origin Labeling Divides Livestock Industry
- January 31, 2014
Posted January 31, 2014 While most celebrated when the U.S. House passed a farm bill on Wednesday, some regional beef...
Congress Passes FY 2014 Spending Bill with Directives for USDA and FDA
- January 20, 2014
Posted January 20, 2014 Late last week, Congress passed a $1 trillion omnibus spending package to fund the federal government...
COOL Lawsuit Oral Arguments Scheduled
- December 3, 2013
Posted December 3, 2013 The United States Cattlemen’s Association (USCA), defendant-intervenor in a lawsuit challenging the USDA’s Country of Origin...
Country of Origin Labeling Webinar/CLE on Nov. 14
- November 12, 2013
Posted November 12, 2013 The National Agricultural Law Center will host a webinar, “COOL or Not-So-COOL: Overview and Discussion of...
Country of Origin Labeling Divides Groups in Farm Bill Debate
- November 6, 2013
Posted November 6, 2013 Lawmakers involved in the farm bill conference are hearing a heated debate over USDA’s Country of...
Peterson Optimistic on Farm Bill Vote
- November 4, 2013
Posted November 4, 2013 Representative Collin Peterson (D-MN) is optimistic that the House and Senate conference committee will find a...
Tyson No Longer Accepting Canadian Cattle, Citing COOL
- October 25, 2013
Posted October 25, 2013 Tyson Foods announced it has stopped buying Canadian cattle for shipment to its U.S. beef plants,...
Save the Date: November 14 Webinar on Country of Origin Labeling
- October 11, 2013
Posted October 11, 2013 On November 14, 12-1 (CDT),the National Agricultural Law Center is hosting a webinar titled, COOL Or...
Court Grants Motion to Intervene in COOL Case
- October 10, 2013
October 10, 2013 The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia granted four groups’ motion to intervene in a...
Chinese Processed Chicken Causes Food Safety Concerns
- October 2, 2013
Posted October 2, 2013 Food safety advocates are raising concerns about a decision by the USDA and the Food Safety...
NFU Passes Resolution on Farm Bill, COOL, and RFS
- September 12, 2013
Posted September 12, 2013 The National Farmers Union (NFU) recently concluded its Fall Legislative Fly-In, where the Board of Directors...
Federal Court Denies Preliminary Injunction in COOL Lawsuit
- September 11, 2013
Posted September 11, 2013 The U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia denied plaintiffs’ request for a preliminary injunction...
Federal Court Allows Groups to Intervene in Support of COOL
- August 26, 2013
Posted August 26, 2013 On August 20, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia entered an order granting...
Canada Requests WTO Review of Country of Origin Labeling Law
- August 20, 2013
Posted August 20, 2013 Canada has asked the World Trade Organization (WTO) to review U.S. Country of Origin Labeling (COOL)...