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“Whiskey fungus” claims not preempted

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 4 2014

A federal court in Kentucky has determined that distillery neighbors may proceed with state law-based tort claims alleging that the facility's

Court refuses to dismiss claims based on “organic” labels

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

A federal court in California has determined that a state agency decision not to pursue an investigation into the defendant's alleged violations of

Parties served in challenge to Canada’s approval of GE salmon

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • January 31 2014

According to a coalition of environmental organizations, service has been effected on the defendants to their court application challenging the

Animal rights groups challenge USDA action on horse meat plants

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 12 2013

A coalition of animal rights organizations has sued U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack under the National Environmental

District court says transformer repair may yield CERCLA liability

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

According to a district court in North Carolina, a company that sent transformers to a facility for repair could be liable under the Comprehensive

Fourth Circuit upholds Corps mountaintop mining permit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) permit for a mountaintop mine. Ohio Valley Envtl. Coal., Inc. v

Ninth Circuit upholds deregulation of GM alfalfa

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld a lower court ruling affirming the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection

Insurer must defend Clean Air Act enforcement action

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals has determined that an insurer must pay defense costs in a Clean Air Act (CAA) violation action brought by the U.S

California court finds environmental review inadequate to support development

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

A California state court has determined that the Environmental Impact Report (EIR), prepared in connection with approval of development in the Santa

CERCLA contribution claim precludes state-law unjust enrichment claim

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

Stating that it was persuaded by Second and Fourth Circuit Courts of Appeals precedent, a federal court in Missouri has dismissed plaintiffs' unjust