6th Circ. Nixes Part Of Ohio Dairy Labeling Law

Law360, New York (October 1, 2010, 2:51 PM EDT) -- A federal appeals court has partially overturned the Ohio Department of Agriculture's victory in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a state regulation designed to curb the allegedly misleading labeling of dairy products.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit on Thursday reversed some aspects of a lower court's order which had granted summary judgment to the state on all but one of the claims asserted in two food industry groups challenge to the law.

The ruling otherwise upheld the judgment, as well as...
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