In: Food Labeling
WA Judge Dismisses Lawsuit over GMO Food Labeling Initiative
- October 7, 2013
Posted October 7, 2013 A Superior Court Judge in Washington has dismissed a lawsuit against the “No on I-522” campaign...
Frozen Pizza Recalled Due to Labeling Error
- October 1, 2013
Posted October 1, 2013 Minnesota pizza firm, Junction Pizza, has recalled approximately 17,194 pounds of frozen pizza products containing soy...
Washington Ag Groups Oppose GM Labeling Initiative
- September 13, 2013
Posted September 13, 2013 Over 30 Washington state agricultural groups oppose an initiative that would require the labeling of genetically...
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...
FDA to Study Consumer Response to Fortified Snacks
- August 29, 2013
Posted August 29, 2013 Politico reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has submitted paperwork required to launch a...
USDA Extends Comment Period for Mechanically Tenderized Meat
- August 12, 2013
Posted August 12, 2013 USDA’s Food Safety Inspection Service (FSIS) announced an extension of the comment period for a proposed rule,...
February 21: Food Labeling Webinar
- January 17, 2013
On Thursday, February 21 from 12 p.m. to 1:30 EST, Steptoe & Johnson LLP is sponsoring a complimentary webinar titled FoodLabeling: What You Can...
BPI Lawsuit Over “Pink Slime” Coverage
- September 13, 2012
Earlier today, Beef Products Inc.(“BPI”) filed suit in South Dakota state court for defamation against ABC News, Inc.. The suit...
Upcoming: 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association
- August 31, 2012
The 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association will be held October 18-20, 2012 at the downtown Sheraton Hotel...
ABA, Nat’l Ag Law Center, and American Ag Law Assoc. Co-Sponsoring July 31 Program: “California’s Proposed GM Food Labeling Law: Pros, Cons, and Legal Issues”
- July 12, 2012
On July 31, from 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 EST, the American Bar Association Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources (SEER) is hosting...