Executive Director Search – Applications Due Aug 26 2014

Position Announcement for the Executive Director of the American Agricultural Law Association The American Agricultural Law Association is a national, non-profit professional membership organization focusing on legal issues concerning agriculture and rural communities. The AALA serves as an education, information and networking bridge linking professionals with an interest in agricultural law. Our membership includes attorneys, Read More ›

Northeast AALA Ag Law Regional Conference: June 6, 2014

The AALA held a one-day regional conference June 6, 2014 at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in Baltimore, MD. The regional conference offered an opportunity to discuss today’s most important northeast regional and national agricultural law issues with professionals from around the country. Forty-six individuals  attended: 3 students register, 11 Read More ›

Agricultural Law Bibliography: 1st Quarter 2014

By Drew L. Kershen, Professor of Law (emeritus), The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK   Bankruptcy Farmers             Chapter 12 Comment, The Farmer and the Tax Man: the Scope of the Tax Forgiveness Provision in Chapter 12 Bankruptcy, 78 Mo. L. Rev. 243-298  (2013).   Biotechnology Clark, Ryan & Kerr, Direct Democracy, State Governments, and the Re-energized GMO Read More ›

AALA Listserv – Join now

The AALA and National Agricultural Law Center offer an agricultural law listserv to AALA members.  If you would like to participate in the listserv, send an e-mail to Robert Achenbach (click here) with the e-mail address you want to use on the listserv.

New directors

Jesse J. Richardson, Jr. Jesse J. Richardson, Jr. is a practicing attorney and the Lead Land Use Attorney at the Land Use and Sustainable Development Law Clinic at the West Virginia University College of Law. Jesse has also been an Associate Professor at Virginia Tech. Prior to his academic endeavors, Jesse was in private practice Read More ›

2014 AALA Northeast Regional Conference

Welcome We invite you to the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law in Baltimore, Maryland for the regional conference of the American Agricultural Law Association. This regional conference offers an opportunity to discuss today’s most important northeast regional and national agricultural law issues with professionals from around the country. Join us for Read More ›

Agricultural Law Bibliography: 4th Quarter 2013

By Drew L. Kershen, Professor of Law, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK   Administrative Law Heinzerling, Undue Process at the FDA: Antibiotics, Animal Feed, and Agency Intransigence, 37 Vt.  L. Rev. 1007-1031 (2013).   Animals — Animal Rights Cassuto, Environment, Ethics, and the Factory Farm, 54 S. Tex. L. Rev. 579-585 (2013). Kelch, A Short History of Read More ›