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A Project of the Agricultural & Food Law Consortium

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 11th, 2019

JUDICIAL: CONCERNED FRIENDS OF THE WINEMA; KLAMATH SISKIYOU WILDLANDS CENTER; WESTERN WATERSHEDS PROJECT; OREGON WILD; CENTRAL OREGON BITTERBRUSH BROADS OF THE...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 10th, 2019

JUDICIAL: In re Spiech Farms, LLC, No. GK 17-05398-JTG, 2019 WL 2913270 (Bankr. W.D. Mich. July 3, 2019) This dispute requires...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 8th, 2019

JUDICIAL: Ctr. for Biological Diversity v. Ilano, No. 17-16760, 2019 WL 2571434 (9th Cir. June 24, 2019) In 2014, Congress amended...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JULY 5th, 2019

REGULATORY: Notice: Office of the Secretary, USDA; The Office of the Secretary of the Department of Agriculture (the Secretary) announces the establishment of...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 28th, 2019

JUDICIAL: REZAC LIVESTOCK COMMISSION CO., INC., Plaintiff, v. PINNACLE BANK, et al., Defendants. Additional Party Names: Dinsdale Bros., No. 15-4958-DDC-KGS, 2019...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 27th, 2019

JUDICIAL: MIGUEL GARCIA, et al., Plaintiffs, v. R. ALEXANDER ACOSTA, et al., Defendants., No. CV 18-1968 (RDM), 2019 WL 2581324 (D.D.C....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 26th, 2019

JUDICIAL: Food Mktg. Inst. v. Argus Leader Media, No. 18-481, 2019 WL 2570624 (U.S. June 24, 2019) Respondent Argus Leader Media filed...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 25th, 2019

JUDICIAL: State v. Avella, No. 5D18-1407, 2019 WL 2552529 (Fla. Dist. Ct. App. June 21, 2019) The State of Florida appeals...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 21st, 2019

JUDICIAL: United States of Am., ex rel. Kenneth Kraemer, & Kenneth Kraemer & Kraemer Farms, LLC, a Minnesota limited liability company,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 20th

JUDICIAL: BARK, CASCADIA WILDLANDS, OREGON WILD, & WILDEARTH GUARDIANS, Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES FOREST SERVICE, Defendant, & HIGH CASCADE INC., Intervenor-Defendant.,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 18th, 2019

JUDICIAL: KEVIN STRUSS; STRUSS FARMS, L.L.C.; & STRUSS & COOK FARMS, Plaintiffs, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE; RISK MANAGEMENT AGENCY;...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 14th, 2019

JUDICIAL: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. JEFFREY J. HAMMERAND, TAMMY A. HAMMERAND, KENNETH J. KREMER, DONNA A. KREMER, HEAVENLEE HOLSTEINS,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 13th, 2019

JUDICIAL: FOOD & WATER WATCH, Plaintiff, v. UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, et al., Defendants. Additional Party Names: Deanna Dunning, Farm...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 12th, 2019

JUDICIAL: JOSE URENA, an individual, on behalf of himself & others similarly situated, Plaintiff, v. CENTRAL CALIFORNIA ALMOND GROWERS ASSN. &...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 11th, 2019

REGULATORY: Notice: Rural Utilities Service, USDA.; The Rural Utilities Service (RUS), a Rural Development agency of the United States Department of Agriculture, is...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 7th, 2019

JUDICIAL MONSANTO COMPANY APPELLANT V. ARKANSAS STATE PLANT BOARD; WALTER “BRUCE” ALFORD; KYLE BALTZ; RUSSELL BLACK; RUSSELL BRAGG; ROBERT CAMPBELL; DR....

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 6th, 2019

JUDICIAL: UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Plaintiff, v. ROGER J. LAPANT, JR., et al., Defendants. Additional Party Names: Farmland Mgmt. Servs., Goose...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 5th, 2019

JUDICIAL: GREENGATE FRESH, LLLP, Plaintiff, v. TRINITY FRESH PROCUREMENT, LLC, et al. Defendants. SUNTERRA PRODUCE TRADERS, INC., et al. Intervening Plaintiffs,,...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: JUNE 3rd, 2019

LEGISLATIVE: STATE OF DELAWARE DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES AND ENVIRONMENTAL CONTROL, Plaintiff Below, Appellant, v. MOUNTAIRE FARMS OF DELAWARE, INC., Defendant...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: MAY 31st, 2019

LEGISLATIVE: S. 1641: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income interest received on...