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Lawsuit challenging national organic program guidance on pesticides to continue
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 2 2015

A California federal court has denied the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by environmental


Court Vacates Organic Fertilizer Rule for APA Violation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2016

A California federal court has invalidated an amended section of the Organic Foods Production Act that allowed organic producers to use compost


Researchers find BPA in cash register receipt paper
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 30 2010

Two recently released studies have purportedly found high concentrations of bisphenol A (BPA) in the thermal paper used by many retailers to print cash register receipts


OEHHA finalizes Prop. 65 listings for ethanol in alcoholic beverages, salted fish
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) recently finalized its decision to add ethanol in alcoholic beverages and Chinese-style salted fish to the state's list of carcinogenic chemicals


Groups challenge California pesticide-spraying plan
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2015

Several organizations, including the Center for Biological Diversity, Environmental Working Group and Center for Food Safety as well as the city of


FDA releases draft environmental impact statement for produce rule
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 16 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has published a draft environmental impact statement (EIS) for a proposed rule establishing science-based


Proposed changes to California’s Prop. 65 could expand warning label requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

After two years of debate, the California Environmental Protection Agency's (CalEPA's) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assess- ment may soon


Prop. 65 lead testing can use average exposures, appeals court confirms
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 20 2015

A California appeals court has affirmed a lower court's ruling against plaintiff Environmental Law Foundation (ELF), which alleged that the products


GMO labeling legislation proceeds in Vermont legislature
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 8 2013

Vermont's House Agriculture Committee has reportedly passed by an 8-3 vote legislation (H.112) that would require producers to label raw agricultural


Meat trade groups challenge cool labeling regulations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 12 2013

Trade organizations representing the interests of cattle and pork producers and meat processors in Canada and the United States have filed a lawsuit