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Pesticide Pressures: Enlist Duo Registration Before Ninth Circuit

In 2014, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) registered a pesticide called Enlist Duo under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act...

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Label-Free: Court Concludes No Warning Label For Glyphosate

A federal judge in the Eastern District of California has upheld the court’s earlier decision that the state of California cannot...

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The Deal with Dicamba: Plaintiffs Challenge EPA Cancellation Order

In a recent decision, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit vacated three pesticide registrations for dicamba-based herbicides,...

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The Deal With Dicamba: EPA Issues Cancel Order for Dicamba Herbicides

UPDATE: Late on June 11, 2020, the plaintiffs filed a motion with the court seeking to have EPA’s cancellation order overturned....

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Two Cases Dismissed and One Advances in ESA Dispute

In August, 2019, the United States Fish and Wildlife Service (“FWS”) and the National Marine Fisheries Service (“NMFS”) (collectively, “the Services”)...

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: May 20, 2020

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

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WOTUS Update: Navigable Waters Rule Faces Backlash

On April 21, 2020, the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) published the long-awaited Navigable Waters Protection Rule (“Navigable Waters Rule”) in the...

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April Round Up

Through the uncertain times that April has brought us, National Ag Law Center staff have continued connecting stakeholders with trusted research...

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: April 27, 2020

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

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Supreme Court Issues Opinion in “County of Maui”

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States published its opinion in a case concerning the role of groundwater in the...

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Revisiting WOTUS: Tracking Regulatory Changes to Critical CWA Term

On April 21, 2020, EPA published the Navigable Waters Protection Rule in the Federal Register. That rule establishes a new definition...

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The Deal With Dicamba: Part Eight

The previous articles in this series have all looked at lawsuits initiated by plaintiffs who alleged that they were harmed by...

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: April 13, 2020

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

EPA Issues Guidance On Environmental Compliance During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) issued a guidance document on March 26, 2020, regarding the agency’s legal enforcement of environmental legal...

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The Deal With Dicamba: Part Seven

Up to now, this series has focused on two cases involving plaintiff farmers who have filed suit against Monsanto Company (“Monsanto”)...

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: April 7, 2020

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

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Decision Dispute: EPA Under Fire for Glyphosate Re-Approval

On March 20, 2020, two petitions for review were filed against the Environmental Protection Agency (“EPA”) challenging the agency’s decision to...

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: March 31, 2020

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

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The Ag & Food Law Daily Update: March 23, 2020

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