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Ninth Circuit upholds dismissal of challenge to shark fin law
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2015

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has affirmed a lower court's ruling dismissing a challenge to California's law criminalizing the sale or


Federal court invalidates Maui’s ban on GMOs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2015

A Hawaii federal court has ruled that a Maui ban on genetically modified organisms (GMOs) is preempted by the Plant Protection Act and therefore


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


Putative class action alleges damage to Guatemalan environment by Chiquita supplier
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 13 2015

A consumer has filed a proposed class action in California federal court alleging that Chiquita Brands, Inc. is responsible for the destructive


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


BPA to rejoin harmful chemicals list in California
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 9 2015

A California state court has lifted an injunction that barred bisphenol A (BPA) from placement on the list of reproductive toxicants mandated under


Kentucky Appeals Court issues “whiskey fungus” ruling
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2014

A Kentucky Court of Appeals panel has reversed a trial-court determination that trespass and nuisance claims filed by residents alleging damage from


Public interest groups sue FDA over animal drug approvals
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 7 2014

The Center for Food Safety and two other public interest organizations have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA


EPA settlement creates pesticide-free zones in Pacific states to protect salmon
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2014

The U.S. environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and several conservation groups have agreed to a settlement that limits pesticide use near salmon


Confidential dairy records in dispute in Yakima Valley
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2014

A federal court in Washington has determined that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) did not violate the Freedom of Information Act