Center for Food Safety et al v. Vilsack
Plaintiff: Center for Food Safety, Organic Seed Alliance, Sierra Club and High Mowing Organic Seeds
Defendant: Thomas J. Vilsack
Intervenor_dft: Betaseed, Inc., Monsanto Company and Syngenta Seeds, Inc.
Case Number: 3:2010cv04038
Filed: September 9, 2010
Court: US District Court for the Northern District of California
Office: San Francisco Office
County: San Francisco
Presiding Judge: Vaughn R. Walker
Nature of Suit: Other Statutory Actions
Cause of Action: 42 U.S.C. ยง 4321 Review of Agency Action-Environment
Jury Demanded By: None

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February 18, 2011 Opinion or Order Filing 297 ORDER DENYING PLAINTIFFS' MOTION FOR LEAVE TO AMEND COMPLAINT, MOTION FOR TEMPORARY RESTRAINING ORDER AND PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 2/18/11. (jjoS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/18/2011)
February 11, 2011 Opinion or Order Filing 264 ORDER setting briefing schedule re motion for temporary restraining order. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 2/11/2011. (hlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 2/11/2011)
January 19, 2011 Opinion or Order Filing 253 ORDER Continuing Case Management Conference. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 1/19/2011. (hlk, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 1/19/2011)
December 13, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 245 ORDER GRANTING 244 Stipulation to Continue the Case Management Conference and to Set a Deadline for the Filing of the Administrative Record. Case Management Statement due by 1/14/2011. Case Management Conference set for 1/21/2011 01:30 PM in Courtroom 11, 19th Floor, San Francisco.. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 12/13/10. (jjoS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/13/2010)
December 3, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 242 Preliminary Injunction. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on December 3, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/3/2010)
December 2, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 232 ORDER Requiring Supplemental Explanation. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on December 2, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/2/2010)
December 1, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 223 Amended Order Regarding Remedies. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on December 1, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 12/1/2010)
November 30, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 221 ORDER by Judge Jeffrey S. White granting 11 Motion for Preliminary Injunction; granting 210 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; granting 213 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal; granting 214 Administrative Motion to File Under Seal (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/30/2010)
November 1, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 173 ORDER by Judge Jeffrey S. White denying 151 Motion for Leave to File Motion for Reconsideration (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 11/1/2010)
October 29, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 158 ORDER DENYING 90 MOTION to Transfer Case. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on October 29, 2010. (jswlc3, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/29/2010)
October 28, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 150 ORDER by Judge Jeffrey S. White granting 142 Request Regarding Equipment as Modified (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/28/2010)
October 26, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 137 ORDER Regarding American Crystal's Motion to Intervene and Shorten Time. Signed by Judge William Alsup for Judge Jeffrey S. White on October 26, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/26/2010)
October 22, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 132 ORDER REGARDING EVIDENTIARY HEARING: Evidentiary Hearing set for 11/2/2010 08:00 AM in Courtroom 11, 19th Floor, San Francisco. Continued Evidentiary Hearing set for 11/3/2010 08:00 AM in Courtroom 11, 19th Floor, San Francisco. Continued Evidentiary Hearing set for 11/4/2010 08:00 AM in Courtroom 11, 19th Floor, San Francisco.. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on 10/22/10. (jjoS, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/22/2010)
October 21, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 130 Amended Notice of Questions. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on October 21, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/21/2010)
October 20, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 129 Notice of Questions. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on October 20, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 10/20/2010)
September 28, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 93 ORDER Setting Briefing Schedule re Motion to Transfer. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on September 28, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/28/2010)
September 21, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 71 ORDER Regarding Motions to Intervene and Joint Motion to File Brief as Amici Curaie. Signed by Judge Jeffrey S. White on September 21, 2010. (jswlc1, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/21/2010)
September 20, 2010 Opinion or Order Filing 64 ORDER by Chief Judge Vaughn R. Walker on 9/20/10 that due to the unavailability of Judge Saundra Brown Armstrong, the Executive Committee directs the clerk to re-assign this action. (gba, COURT STAFF) (Filed on 9/20/2010)
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Plaintiff: Center for Food Safety
Represented By: Paul Henry Achitoff
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Plaintiff: Organic Seed Alliance
Represented By: Kateryna L. Rakowsky
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Plaintiff: Sierra Club
Represented By: Kateryna L. Rakowsky
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Plaintiff: High Mowing Organic Seeds
Represented By: Kateryna L. Rakowsky
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Defendant: Thomas J. Vilsack
Represented By: Luther L. Hajek
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Intervenor_dft: Betaseed, Inc.
Represented By: Daniel M. Abuhoff
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Intervenor_dft: Monsanto Company
Represented By: Drew Curtis Ensign
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Intervenor_dft: Syngenta Seeds, Inc.
Represented By: Nancy Southard Bryson
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