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
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.
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
By Drew L. Kershen, Professor of Law, The University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK Administrative Law Alexandre, Justice Kagan’s Presidential Administration and Bioengineered Foods: Making the Case for Congressional Guidance as a Check to Presidential Policy Setting, 46 Ind. L. Rev. 256-310 (2013). Agricultural Law: Attorney Roles and Educational Programs Vilsack & Bittleman, Faith Read More
This article will be continually updated with information about seminars and conferences of interest to members of the AALA.
By Phillip L. Fraas, Stinson Leonard Street, Washington, DC On February 7, 2014, President Obama signed into law the new farm bill, the Agricultural Act of 2014. Public Law 113-79; 127 Stat. _____; to be codified in __ U.S.C. _______. The text of the law is set out in H.R. Rept. No. 113-333, Jan. 27, 2014. This comprehensive agricultural, food, Read More
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
By Stephen Tuck and Simon Pogue*, Riordan Legal, Shepparton, Australia Mosdall v Mountney, Magistrates Court of Victoria at Shepparton, 17 September 2013 (reported in the Shepparton News on 18 September 2013). Facts The farming property of a resident in Australia’s Goulburn Valley was repeatedly entered by a dog at large, owned by a neighbor. Despite Read More
By Stephen Tuck, Riordan Legal, Shepparton, Australia Goulburn-Murray Water v N & P De Maio & Co (Magistrate Armour, Shepparton Magistrates Court, 22 October 2013, reported in Shepparton News, 23 October 2013 at p. 3) Background The defendant was a corporation which operated an orchard utilising irrigation water though a system operated by the plaintiff. Read More
By Stephen Tuck, email@example.com/au Owners of Le Château de Flers v La Compagnie du Vent (Tribunal de Grande Instance, Montpellier, Le Figaro, 2 October 2013) The outcome of an action in nuisance by the owners of a property in northern France against the operators of a wind farm was reported on the website of Parisian Read More