Agricultural Law Update

The Agricultural Law Update is a benefit provided as a practical resource to keep its members current on developments in agricultural law while also providing in-depth analysis of relevant legal issues affecting the agricultural industry. The Ag Law Update is provided on a quarterly basis. To read past editions click the titles, to read the most current edition please login to the Members side of the website and navigate to the Ag Law Update page of the Resources section.

AALA looks forward to receiving and publishing diverse articles that reflect the broad and growing issues facing agriculture and the law. If interested in writing an article, please email Ed Cox.

Current Edition:

AALA Ag Law Update Summer 2019

  • Phelps and Goeringer, A QUICK INTRODUCTORY NOTE FROM EDITORS
  • Rusty Rumley, WHAT IS A RIGHT-TO-FARM STATUTE?
  • Kitt Tovar, UPDATE ON RIGHT-TO-FARM LEGISLATION, CASES, AND CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS
  • Brianna Schroeder, INDIANA COURT UPHOLDS RIGHT-TO-FARM LAW DEFENSE
  • Ross Pifer and Sean High, NUISANCE SUIT AGAINST SWINE OPERATION DISMISSED UNDER PENNSYLVANIA RIGHT TO FARM ACT
  • Jacqueline Schweichler, WEST VIRGINIA GOVERNOR APPROVES RIGHT-TO-FARM LAW AMENDMENT
  • Andrew Brannon, OUTFLANKING COMMON LAW NUISANCE: NORTH CAROLINA’S RIGHT-TO-FARM RESPONSE TO THE
  • MURPHY-BROWN (SMITHFIELD) SWINE NUISANCE VERDICTS
  • Anthony Schutz, AGRICULTURAL NUISANCE LIABILITY IN NEBRASKA AFTER LB 227 (2019)

To read the most current edition please login to the Members side of the website and navigate to the Ag Law Update page of the Resources section.

 

Past Editions:

AALA Ag Law Update- Spring 2019

  • Phelps and Goeringer, A QUICK INTRODUCTORY NOTE FROM EDITORS
  • Paul Goeringer,  CHANGES TO TITLE I THE COMMODITY TITLE OF THE 2018 FARM BILL
  • Jess Phelps, TITLE II: THE CONSERVATION TITLE
  • Brianna Schroeder, FARM BILL TITLE VI – RURAL DEVELOPMENT
  • Erin Parker, 2018 FARM BILL SUMMARY: NUTRITION TITLE
  • Blake Jackson, INDIAN COUNTY FARM BILL UPDATE
  • Paul Goeringer, 2018 FARM BILL MAKES HEMP PRODUCTION LEGAL ONLY IN CERTAIN SITUATIONS

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  • Peggy Kirk Hall, REDUCING THE RISK OF LIABILITY FOR ZOONOTIC DISEASE TRANSMISSION ON AGRITOURISM OPERATIONS
  • Drew L. Kershen, COMMENTARY: U.S. LITIGATION OVER “NATURAL” LABELS
  • Drew L. Kershen, AGRICULTURAL LAW BIBLIOGRAPHY – 2 ND QUARTER 2018

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  • Kristine Tidgren, IMPACTS OF THE TAX CUTS AND JOBS ACT ON AGRICULTURAL PRODUCERS
  • Linda Chezem, AGRICULTURE AND NEW FEDERAL MOTOR CARRIER SAFETY ADMINISTRATION (FMCSA) REGULATIONS
  • Drew Kershen, AGRICULTURAL LAW BIBLIOGRAPHY – 3RD QUARTER 2017

Agricultural Law Update – Fall 2017

  • Justin Newell Hesser, THE BATTLE OVER “AG-GAG” LAWS CONTINUES, WITH CHALLENGERS HAVING SUCCESS
  • Todd J. Janzen, WILL SHARING AG DATA LEAD TO ANTI-TRUST VIOLATIONS?
  • Drew Kershen, GMO FOOD – MANDATORY LABELING IN THE UNITED STATES
  • Joe Willis, INTRODUCING THE UNIVERSITY OF ARIZONA NATURAL RESOURCE USER’S LAW AND POLICY CENTER
  • Drew Kershen, AGRICULTURAL LAW BIBLIOGRAPHY – 2ND QUARTER 2017

Agricultural Law Update – Summer 2017

  • David C. Berry & Thomas P. Redick, GENETIC EDITING IN AGRICULTURE: PATENTING AND POTENTIAL LIABILITY ISSUES
  • Megan Galey & Thomas P. Redick, SYNGENTA GROWER AND GRAIN TRADER CLAIMS
  • Drew Kershen, AGRICULTURAL LAW BIBLIOGRAPHY – 1ST QUARTER 2017