Nov 5, 2018
We've returned from the American Agricultural Law Association's annual conference, held October 25--27 in Portland, Oregon, where we gathered with hundreds of agricultural attorneys from around the country and learned about current legal issues for agriculture. OSU's Peggy Kirk Hall also received AALA's Distinguished Service Award. To learn more about the AALA, visit its website here.
Oct 29, 2018
Endangered Species Act issues are plentiful these days, and potential impacts of ESA listings on agriculture are becoming more common. The Trump Administration has proposed new rules that would impact how the ESA is implemented. Join this free webinar from the National Agricultural Law Center on November 12 at Noon to learn more about the ESA, how it could impact agricultural operations, and the proposed rule changes. To log into the live webinar or a recording of it, go to this link.
Sep 27, 2018
We're happy to welcome Evin Bachelor as a Law Fellow and Sr. Research Associate for the Farm Office's Agricultural & Resource Law Program. Evin is a 2018 graduate of OSU's Moritz College of Law and also obtained his B.A. from OSU, majoring in History and Political Science. Born and raised in Mercer County, Evin graduated from Celina High School in 2011. His interests are in farm estate and transition planning, agricultural law and policy, and local government. Watch for his contributions to the Farm Office in the coming year!