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THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: FEBRUARY 21, 2017

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes crop...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: FEBRUARY 20, 2017

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes pesticide,...

Lawsuit challenges EPA approval of Monsanto pesticide

Last week a group of farmers and environmental groups filed a federal lawsuit (Nat’l Family Farm Coal. v. EPA , 9th...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: DECEMBER 22, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu ANNOUNCEMENT: This is...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: DECEMBER 5, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes food...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: DECEMBER 2, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes SNAP,...

Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review

The latest installment of the Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review is now available.  Topics...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: DECEMBER 1, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes environmental,...

Center for Agricultural and Shale Law Posts Agricultural Law Weekly Review

The latest installment of the Penn State Center for Agricultural and Shale Law’s Agricultural Law Weekly Review is now available.  Topics...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 25, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes labor,...

California considers pesticide-free zones around schools

The California Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) is proposing rules restricting application of agricultural pesticides near schools and day-care centers. The...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 14, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes animal...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 10 & 11, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes FCA,...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: OCTOBER 5, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes products...

Bayer will not appeal EPA’s insecticide ban

In March of this year, the EPA stated studies showed the insecticide flubendiamide breaks down into a highly toxic material harmful to...

Lawsuits filed over term “100% Natural” on food labels

A number of recent lawsuits target food companies advertising their products as “100% natural” while containing trace elements of pesticides.  In...

THE AG & FOOD LAW UPDATE: AUGUST 5, 2016

A comprehensive summary of today’s judicial, legislative, and regulatory developments in agriculture and food. Email important additions to: camarigg at uark.edu JUDICIAL: Includes bankruptcy,...

New Mexico pecan growers request pesticide exception

The Santa Fe New Mexican reports that New Mexico pecan growers believe their harvests are threatened by insect infestations and are...

Center for Food Safety suit addresses monarch butterfly population

A new lawsuit claims that crops genetically engineered to withstand glyphosate herbicides is responsible for the decline of monarch butterflies. As...

Maryland bill would ban products laced with neonicotinoids

The Baltimore Sun reports the Maryland senate passed a bill earlier this month that would ban stores from selling products laced...