NTSB Ruled FAA Can Regulate Drones
- November 28, 2014
Posted November 28, 2014 The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has sided with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) ruling that...
Second Chinese Citizen Arrested in Seed Theft Case
- July 4, 2014
Posted July 4, 2014 A second Chinese citizen has been charged by federal agents in an alleged scheme to steal high-tech...
Illinois Court Rules LLC is Not a Joint Venture, Member May File Lien Against LLC
- October 28, 2013
Posted October 28, 2013 In Peabody-Waterside Dev., LLC v. Island of Waterside, LLC, No. 5-12-0490, 2013 WL 4736714 (Ill. App....
Oct. 10 Webinar/CLE: (When) Can Private Citizens Enforce States’ Animal Welfare Laws?
- October 9, 2013
Posted October 9, 2013 The National Agricultural Law Center and the American Agricultural Law Association are co-sponsoring a webinar titled, “Enforcing...
Ag Law Meeting for Farmers & Others in Clarksdale, MS on Nov. 1: 2012 Farm Bill, Crop Insurance, Ag Leases, Environmental Regulation, & Related Issues
- October 26, 2012
The National Agricultural Law Center will host a meeting in Clarksdale, Mississippi on November 1 from 10-12, followed by a lunch catered by...
HSUS CEO Seeks Board Seat with Tyson Foods
- October 2, 2012
Wayne Pacelle, president and CEO of the Humane Society of the United States (“HSUS”), announced today that he is running...
National “Water Sustainability in Agriculture” Conference Upcoming
- May 12, 2012
The twenty-fourth annual meeting of the National Agricultural Biotechnology Council will be held in Fayetteville, Arkansas June 11-13. The focus of...
Center Hosting Webinar, Continuing Legal Education, on Animal Confinement Laws
- April 16, 2012
The National Agricultural Law Center is providing an online webinar titled, “Legal Issues in Animal Agriculture: Regulating Living Space.” The...
New Web Guide for Perishable Agricultural Commodities Act
- March 30, 2012
Recently, McCarron & Diess has published the PACA Web Guide to assist produce professionals with issues arising under the Perishable...
FDA Responds to GMO-labeling Campaign
- March 30, 2012
March 27 was the deadline for the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to make its response to the Just Label...
USDA reports “locally grown” food a $4.8 billion business
- November 16, 2011
A new U.S. Department of Agriculture report says sales of “local foods,” whether sold direct to consumers at farmers markets or...
Subcommittee Approves Legislation to Provide Certainty to Rural America by Preventing Costly EPA Regulations on Farm Dust
- November 4, 2011
Yesterday, the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy and Power approved bipartisan legislation to provide much-needed certainty and regulation relief to...
Global Food Prices Remain High and Volatile Affecting Poorest Countried the Most
- November 2, 2011
Yesterday, a World Bank new release stated that, “Global food prices remain high and volatile, hitting the poorest countries hardest and...
U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear Delta Smelt case
- November 1, 2011
Yesterday, the U.S. Supreme Court denied an appeal by Central California farmers who claimed the federal government lacks constitutional authority to...