In: Food and Drug Law
Arkansas Rice Farmers’ Lawsuit Against Poultry Companies Over Arsenic Dismissed With Prejudice
- March 5, 2013
Judge Brian S. Miller, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, has dismissed with prejudice a lawsuit brought...
Concerns Arise Over Whether Sequestration Will Cause USDA To Furlough Meat Inspectors
- February 13, 2013
In a February 8 article, Reuters reported on the Obama Administration warning that sequestration cuts currently scheduled for March 1 “may...
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...
Edamame Meeting in Russellville, AR
- October 1, 2012
On Monday, September 24th, Rusty Rumley from the National Agricultural Law Center presented at an edamame meeting in Russellville, Arkansas. ...
‘Antritrust and Patent Expiration in Plant and Animal Ag’ a Focus of 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association
- September 21, 2012
The American Agricultural Law Association (AALA) will hold its 33rd Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee from October 18-20 at the Downtown...
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...
Food Law A Key Part of the 33rd Annual Meeting of the American Agricultural Law Association
- September 12, 2012
From October 18-20, the American Agricultural Law Association (AALA) will hold its 33rd Annual Conference in Nashville, Tennessee. The AALA has...
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...
National Agricultural Law Center and the National Sea Grant Law Center Announce New Collaboration
- July 11, 2012
The National Sea Grant Law Center at the University of Mississippi School of Law and the National Agricultural Law Center at...
Small Farm Support Backed by Food and Agriculture Organization
- June 14, 2012
With the world population growing to an expected nine billion people by 2050, the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United...
Raw Milk Lawsuit Against FDA Rejected
- April 9, 2012
The Farm-to-Consumer Legal Defense Fund’s lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the U.S. Department of Health and...
Food and Drug Adminstration Set to Issue Ruling on BPA in Food and Beverages
- March 8, 2012
A recent article from CBS News reports that Bisphenol-A — BPA — may be on its way out of the...
Gates Foundation Calls for More Ag Research Funding
- February 3, 2012
Western Farm Press reports that, in the annual priorities outlined by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Gates expressed interest in...
Recall Expanded – Frozen Oysters Imported from Korea
- November 25, 2011
According to a FDA press release, “FDA is expanding its warning to include additional frozen oyster products from Korea. These products...
Smucker’s peanut butter recalled
- November 17, 2011
The J.M. Smucker Company announced today that it is voluntarily recalling certain 16-ounce jars of peanut butter over concerns about salmonella...