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
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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
AALA announces Interim Executive Director and national search for permanent Executive Director – June 1, 2014
The American Agricultural Law Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce that on June 1, 2014, Maureen Kelly Moseman, former President of the AALA and a member for more than 20 years, assumed the role of Interim Executive Director for the Association. The new contact information for AALA is: Email: Click here Phone: 402-915-3166 Read More
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
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
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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
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
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