August 22, 2015
A federal judge in Los Angeles issued an order upholding important First Amendment protections in favor of the Corn Refiners Association (“CRA”) and its members, thereby narrowing the sugar industry plaintiffs’ alleged false advertising claims in the Western Sugar Cooperative, et al. v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, et al. litigation
July 9, 2015
Federal judge in Los Angeles denied motions filed by both sides in the Western Sugar Cooperative, et al. v. Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, et al. litigation, meaning the case will proceed to trial later this year.
July 1, 2015
The recent study by Tufts University fails to show any link between consumption of sugar sweetened beverages and deaths from the chronic diseases diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and cancer.
May 28, 2015
Trade promotion authority is instrumental to move market access negotiations forward, and the Senate’s timely action represents a critical step toward increased opportunities for American businesses, including the corn refining industry. The Corn Refiners Association urges the House of Representatives to pass the bill as soon as possible.
May 18, 2015
Without prompt congressional response to the World Trade Organization’s final ruling against the U.S. Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) rule for muscle cuts of beef and pork, U.S. manufacturing and agriculture would be severely harmed.