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Enjoining GM alfalfa deregulation went too far according to U.S. Supreme Court
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2010

In a 7-1 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court has determined that a district court erred in enjoining the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) from even partially deregulating Monsanto’s Roundup Ready alfalfa while the agency takes steps to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA


OEHHA Takes Emergency Measure on Prop. 65 Warnings for BPA Exposure
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2016

The California Environmental Protection Agency’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has proposed an emergency action to


Attorney chastised in contaminated GE rice litigation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 22 2011

A federal judge in Missouri has reprimanded a plaintiffs’ attorney involved in the genetically engineered (GE) rice multidistrict litigation for sending “false and misleading” letters about a recent settlement with Bayer CropScience “to landlords who were either unrepresented or who were represented by other counsel.”


Senators Urge Action on GAO Bee Health Report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 18 2016

U.S. Sens. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.), Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) and Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) have written a March 14, 2016, letter requesting


California to update MADL for lead
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2015

In response to a petition for administrative rulemaking filed by the Center for Environmental Health, the California Environmental Protection


“Zombie” parasite turns bees into buzzing dead
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 13 2012

Researchers have reportedly identified a new threat to North American honeybees after discovering evidence of a parasitic “zombie” fly infestation in some bee populations


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


Industry takes aim at draft UCSF report on nanomaterial regulation in California
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2010

Concerned about regulatory coordination issues, the omission of new environmental data and an apparent failure to recognize collaborative stakeholder efforts, nanotech industry interests have reportedly urged CalEPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) and researchers with the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) to revise a draft April 2010 report on nanomaterial regulation


OEHHA provides tracking table for potential additions to Prop. 65 list
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 23 2013

California EPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) has published a table providing information on the status of chemicals


Environmental Groups Sue FDA over GE Salmon Approval
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 8 2016

Food and Water Watch, the Center for Food Safety, Friends of the Earth and other consumer and environmental groups have filed a lawsuit against the U