Tag Archives: Farmers

IRS Extends March 1 Filing Deadline for Farmers

It's official. IRS has announced in Notice 2019-17 an extension to the March 1 deadline for farmers who did not make estimated tax payments by January 15, 2019. Under this Notice, farmers have until April 15 (April 17 in Maine … Continue reading

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Neighboring farmers have Lanham Act standing where false ads allegedly prompted pesticide use

In re Dicamba Herbicides Litig., MDL No. 2820, 2019 WL 460500 (E.D. Mo. Feb. 6, 2019)Plaintiffs, twenty-one soybean farmers from eight states (Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Tennessee), alleged that their soybean crops were damaged by … Continue reading

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Not Everything is Settled in the Allen v. Dairy Farmers of America Antitrust Class Action – The Fight Over Allocating Fees to Class Counsel

For those of us practicing antitrust law in the Sixth Circuit, we are familiar with the case In re: Southeastern Milk Antitrust Litigation, 739 F.3d 262 (6th Cir. 2014).  But there was also a northeastern component to the claimed antitrust … Continue reading

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Do Not Be Fooled By Farmers Ads—Cheap Insurance Results In Denied Claims

Merlin Law Group has a new experienced California Insurance attorney, Victor Jacobellis, who is very busy fighting insurance companies like Farmers. Farmers has familiar advertisements showing cute situations where it pays claims. To be honest, it should also advertise and … Continue reading

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CLE on Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers

The National Business Institute is holding a conference entitled, Estate Planning for Farmers and Ranchers, on Tuesday, July 24, 2018 at the Ramada Midtown Grand Island in Grand Island, Nebraska. Provided below is a description of the event: Program Description… … Continue reading

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