Description: Challenge to the approval of a genetically engineered salmon for human consumption without adequate disclosure and consideration of environmental and other risks, including cumulative effects related to climate change.
Institute for Fisheries Resources v. U.S. Food & Drug Administration
Filing Date Type File Action Taken Summary 11/05/2020 Order Download Case remanded to the FDA without vacatur for reconsideration of the environmental assessment under NEPA and the ESA analysis in compliance with the court's ruling. 12/19/2019 Order Download Defendants' motion for judgment on the pleadings granted in part and denied in part and plaintiffs' motion for summary judgment denied. 04/25/2019 Opposition Download Opposition filed by plaintiffs to defendants' motion for judgment on the pleadings and cross motion for summary judgment on Claims 1, 8, 12, and 13. 08/30/2018 Motion Download Federal defendants filed motion for judgment on the pleadings on Claims 1, 8, 12, and 13. 05/13/2017 Order Download Motion to stay granted. 04/27/2017 Opposition Download Opposition to motion to stay filed. 04/14/2017 Motion Download Motion filed by federal defendants to stay January 10, 2017 order pending petition for writ of mandamus. 01/10/2017 Order Download Motion to compel completion of administrative record granted. 09/28/2016 Order Download Ninth claim dismissed without prejudice. 08/30/2016 Order Download Motion to dismiss Claim 11 granted. 07/27/2016 Order Download Motion to intervene granted. 07/15/2016 Complaint Download Amended complaint filed. 03/30/2016 Complaint Download Complaint filed.