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The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 13, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                 REGULATORY:...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 12, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                 JUDICIAL:...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 11, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

Beekeeper Backlash: EPA Under Fire for Insecticide Regulations

Two beekeepers’ associations, represented by Earthjustice, filed a petition with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (Ninth Circuit),...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 10, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 9, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 6, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

RINsanity: Court issues decision on RFS program fuel blender designation

The United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued an opinion on August 30, 2019 resolving a...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 5, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 4, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.      ...

To cure or not to cure: Groups petition USDA labeling requirements

In a petition submitted to USDA on August 28, the Center for Science and Public Interest and Consumer Reports requested that...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 3, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                 JUDICIAL:...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Aug. 30, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.      ...

Hemp on the move: Legal issues arise with interstate transport

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit heard arguments on August 28, 2019 for the case of a Colorado...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Aug. 29, 2019

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions HERE.                                                                                                                                                            ...

The Ag and Food Law Update: Aug. 28, 2019

JUDICIAL: Includes Hemp Big Sky Scientific LLC, Plaintiff v. Idaho State Police, Ada County, Jan M. Bennetts, in Her Official Capacity...

A Host of New Rules Brings Major Changes to the Endangered Species Act

The Trump administration, on August 12, 2019, announced changes to the Endangered Species Act (ESA). These changes affect what species receive...

The Ag and Food Law Update: August 27, 2019

JUDICIAL: Includes Employment  Kelsey v. Hourigan, No. CA 18-01742, 2019 WL 3954537 (N.Y. Ct. App. R. August 22, 2019). A farm...

The Ag and Food Law Update: August 26, 2019

JUDICIAL: Includes Checkoff Program Humane Society of the United States, et al., Appellees/Cross-Appellants v. Sonny PERDUE, Secretary of the Department of...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: AUGUST 23rd, 2019

JUDICIAL: STATE OF GEORGIA, et al., Plaintiffs, v. ANDREW R. WHEELER, in his official capacity as Acting Adm’r, U.S. Envtl. Prot....