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WOTUS Redefined: EPA Announces Final Rule

The Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) has released its much-anticipated replacement for the 2015 Waters of the United States rule (“2015 Rule”)....

Top Ten Agricultural Law Issues in 2019

In the world of agricultural law, 2019 was a year for significant developments and changes.  In summary below, attorneys at the...

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Jan. 2, 2020

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

Water Wars Continued: Courts Dispute Role of Groundwater Under CWA

Current court cases have raised the question of whether the Clean Water Act (“CWA”) was intended to govern discharges of pollutants...

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Dec. 10, 2019

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

Redefined: WOTUS Controversy Continues

Earlier this year, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) altered a central component of the Clean Water Act (“CWA”) by once again...

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Dec. 4, 2019

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

Muddy Waters: Western Lake Erie’s Impaired Status Causes Conflict

In an opinion issued earlier this month, a United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio once again considered...

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Nov. 27, 2019

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

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Nov. 15, 2019

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

The Ag and Food Daily Update: Nov. 5, 2019

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

The Ag and Food Law Update: Nov. 1, 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: Oct. 30, 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: Oct. 24, 2019

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

Fish Out of Water: U.S. Army Corps Shellfish Permit Ruled Unlawful

A federal judge for the United States District Court for the Western District of Washington ruled last week that the U.S....

The Ag and Food Law Update: Oct. 15, 2019

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

The Ag and Food Law Update: Sept. 26, 2019

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

Trouble in Paradise: Clean Water Act Violations Cause Trouble for County of Maui

The Maui County Council voted last week to settle a years-long legal battle that was set to go before the Supreme...

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.                                                                                                                                                            ...

AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: NOVEMBER 27, 2018

JUDICIAL: PUGET SOUNDKEEPER ALLIANCE, et al., Plaintiffs, v. ANDREW WHEELER, et al., Defendants, & AMERICAN FARM BUREAU FEDERATION, et al., Intervenor-Defendants.,...