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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

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

Environmentalists sue EPA to stop use of pesticides allegedly harmful to honey bees

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2013

Beekeepers, environmentalists and advocacy organizations have filed an action for declaratory and injunctive relief against the U.S. Environmental

Chemical industry trade association challenges proposed Prop. 65 listing for BPA

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2013

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) has filed a complaint for declaratory and injunctive relief in a California state court against California EPA's

Dole agrees to work on Guatemalan water project to settle misrepresentation claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 1 2013

Without admitting liability, Dole Food Co. has reportedly settled a putative class action that claimed the company misrepresented its environmental

Court refuses to lift ban on shark fins in California

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 11 2013

A federal court in California has determined that Asian-American interest organizations have not sustained their burden of showing that they are

Dole targeted with “greenwashing” class action

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 30 2012

A putative class action alleging that Dole Food Co. misleads consumers by claiming it is an environmentally friendly and socially responsible company despite purportedly purchasing bananas from growers using pesticides in Guatemala has reportedly been filed in a California federal court