In: Rusty Rumley
Georgia and Vermont Right to Farm Bills
- March 8, 2022
The legislatures in two states, Georgia and Vermont, are attempting to strengthen the protection provided by their right to farm statutes. ...
Industrial Hemp Production Contracts
- March 2, 2021
Rusty Rumley Introduction Industrial hemp production has created some unique and novel challenges for attorneys, growers, and processors. This relatively...
4th Circuit Rules on North Carolina Right to Farm Litigation
- November 19, 2020
The 4th Circuit Court of Appeals released their opinion on the appeal from Murphy-Brown, LLC, a subsidiary of Smithfield Foods, affirming...
Cleanup of Abandoned Oilfield Locations: Who is Responsible?
- May 6, 2020
Rusty Rumley, Senior Staff Attorney The oil and gas industry is cyclical by nature. Sometimes the economics of the industry are...
Hemp: USDA Exercises Enforcement Discretion
- February 28, 2020
Rusty Rumley, Senior Staff Attorney On February 27, 2020, the United States Department of Agriculture (“USDA”), in coordination with the Drug...