Webinar: Understanding Pesticide Regulation and the 9th circuit Dicamba Decision

This webinar will provide an overview of pesticide regulation and registrations in the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA), the recent amended registrations for over-the-top (OTT) uses of dicamba, and the potential impacts of the recent 9th Circuit Court of Appeals decision in National Family Farm Coalition v. EPA on certain uses the herbicide […]

AALA Member in the News: Anthony Schutz – Nebraska College of Law

Anthony Schutz Nebraska College of Law Schutz Named Associate Dean for Faculty (this story was originally published here https://law.unl.edu/node/2198/) On June 1, Professor Anthony Schutz was named Associate Dean for Faculty. In an email to faculty and staff, Dean Moberly said this of the appointment, “Anthony is an exceptional colleague, a well-regarded teacher, and a thoughtful […]

Featured Member: Brianna Schroeder

Employer: Janzen Agricultural Law, LLC Education and Work Experience: Wilson Elser Moskowitz & Dicker, Chicago IL (2015) Plews Shadley Racher & Braun LLP, Indianapolis IN (2009 to 2015) Valparaiso Law School – JD (2009) Valparaiso University – MS (2009) Carthage College – BA (2005)   How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? I grew up […]

Webinar: USDA’s Part 340 Rule: Modernizing Regulation of Agricultural Biotechnology

On May 15, 2020, the US Department of Agriculture released its final rule addressing regulation of agricultural products of biotechnology. The rule represents the first comprehensive revision of the Agency’s biotechnology regulations, known as Part 340, in thirty years. USDA’s new rule addresses advances in biotechnology, including gene editing, since the original rule was put […]

Featured Member: Amy Cornell

Employer: Bose Public Affairs Group/Bose McKinney & Evans   Education and Work Experience: Vice President/Of Counsel        August 2017 – Present President/Of Counsel         February 2017 – Present Agribusiness Council of Indiana, Indianapolis, IN Agricultural Law Program Director and Limited-Term Lecturer             August 2017 – Present Indiana […]

Featured Member: Teena Gunter

Employer: Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry Education and Work Experience: B.A. English Abilene Christian University J.D. University of Arkansas School of Law LLM University of Arkansas School of Law Graduate Program in Agricultural Law 23 years with the Oklahoma Department of Agriculture, Food, and Forestry How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law? […]

Featured Member: Austin Vincent

Employer: I am currently a third-year law student at Texas Tech University School of Law with post-graduate plans to work for Crenshaw Dupree & Milam. Education and Work Experience: Texas Tech University School of Law, J.D.; Texas Tech University, B.B.A. and B.S.; Research Fellow for the National Agricultural Law Center (2019-2020) How did you get […]

Webinar: The Impact of the Coronavirus on Food and Agriculture

The current pandemic is posing major challenge to the health and economic well-being of Americans. The food and agricultural sectors are helping to ensure a stable and safe food supply, but there are still many challenges up and down the supply chain. In this webinar, experts will discuss a wide range of timely issues regarding […]

Featured Member: Ted Feitshans

Employer: University of Mount Olive, Division of Agriculture Mount Olive, North Carolina. Teach a full range of agribusiness courses in the undergraduate agribusiness program. 9/1/2016 to present Extension Professor Emeritus North Carolina State University, Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics (ARE), Raleigh, North Carolina Education and Work Experience: GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER, J.D., CUM LAUDE, […]

Featured Member: Megan Provost

Employer:  RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) Education and Work Experience:  BS and MS in Agricultural Economics from Oklahoma State University; JD from the George Washington University Law School How did you get interested/involved in agriculture law?  I grew up on a farm in central Indiana, where I was involved in 4-H and FFA […]