The year 2020 has been full of new developments and rapid changes, both in the world at large, and in the agricultural law arena. From the impacts of COVID-19 on the agricultural sector, landmark Supreme Court case decisions, to regulatory overhaul of major statutes, 2020 has been a particularly remarkable year in agricultural law. Join National Agricultural Law Center Director Harrison Pittman, and Staff Attorney Brigit Rollins for an overview of the top ten agricultural law developments in 2020. Topics will include the latest in checkoff litigation, environmental law issues such as National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and “waters of the United States,” noteworthy Supreme Court decisions, pesticide litigation and legislation, and issues specifically related to COVID-19.
Speakers: Harrison Pittman, Director, National Agricultural Law Center & Brigit Rollins, Staff Attorney, National Agricultural Law Center. See biographies below.