Organic & Beyond > Legal Actions
April 14th, 2015
Groups challenge USDA organic rule change to contaminated compost guidance.
April 7th, 2015
Groups Challenge USDA Organic "Sunset" Rule Change
June 17th, 2014
CFS and Twenty Other Groups File Administration Procedures Act Petition for Amendment of Rulemaking Concerning National Organic Standards Board Charter
May 7th, 2008
Center for Food Safety and Food and Water Watch Seek Attorneys' General Action to Prevent Deceptive Practice of Labeling Fish as 'Organic'
July 11th, 2007
CFS files complaint and legal petition with USDA urging the agency to enforce the integrity of the organic food label by preventing the misleading labeling of imported seafood as 'organic,' despite there being no U.S. organic standards for seafood.
June 22nd, 2005
CFS Files Petition with USDA Asking for Clarification on Interpretation of the Organic Rule
January 26th, 2005
Decision Reached in Favor of CFS Amicus Brief in Lawsuit Against USDA
August 5th, 2004
CFS Files Lawsuit Against USDA Over Secrecy of Organic Agriculture Records
June 14th, 2004
CFS Submits Amicus Brief in Support of Plaintiff in National Organic Standards Lawsuit Against USDA
October 16th, 2002
CFS Files Legal Action Against USDA on National Organic Standards