GE Food Litigation
On May 8, 2014, the Vermont Legislature enacted Act 120, which requires manufacturers to label genetically engineered (“GE”) foods as such, and prohibits manufacturers from describing GE products as “natural.” One month later, on June 12, 2014, Plaintiffs—a collection of trade associations representing food producers—filed suit, naming as Defendants Attorney General Sorrell, Governor Shumlin, Health Commissioner Chen, and Finance Commissioner Reardon.
Below are the major filings and orders of the Court.
GMA Complaint VPIRG and CFS Motion to Intervene State Motion to Dismiss Plaintiffs Motion for Preliminary Injunction October 2014 Scheduling Order
Published: Aug 7, 2014