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Publications

Books

RinckerCover-081413-3531Cari B. Rincker and Patrick B. Dillon, Field Manual:  Legal Guide for New York Farmers and Food Entrepreneurs (2013) available at http://www.amazon.com/Field-Manual-Legal-Farmers-Entrepreneurs/dp/1484965191 (last visited September 22, 2013).

Commission on Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture, The State of the World’s Animal Genetic Resources for Food and Agriculture 207-33 (Barbara Rischkowsky & Dafydd Pilling, eds., Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations 2007) available at http://zunia.org/uploads/media/knowledge/reportonhestateoftheworlds animalgeneticresourcesforfoodandagriculture.pdf (Last visited August 3, 2009) (contributing author to Part III, Section E(4) on National Legislation and Policy).

Rincker, C.B. 2004.  Efficacy of DNA Marbling Markers, Expected Progeny Differences, Ultrasound, and Live Evaluation to Sort and Predict Carcass Composition of Early-Weaned Simmental Steers.  M.S. Thesis.  Univ. Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.


Legal Guides

Cari B. Rincker, Max A. Hansen, Pamela Netterville Grady, and Brent Abrahm, “1031 Exchanges for the Agriculture Industry,” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinary (May 29, 2014), available for purchase at http://shop.americanbar.org/eBus/Default.aspx?TabID=251&productId=129410831 (last visited June 8, 2014; Product Code CET14EIAUMB).

Cari Rincker, “Overview of Farm Leases” available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/overview-of-farm-leases-43443/ (last visited March 31, 2014).

Cari B. Rincker, Kevin Erickson, Shannon Ferrell, Jennifer Martin, and Kathryn Brack Morrow, “Renewable Energy Law for the Agriculture Industry” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar available for purchase at http://apps.americanbar.org/cle/programs/t13rel1.html (last visited October 9, 2013).

Cari B. Rincker, Stan Benda, Jason Foscolo, Alan Fowler, Erin Hawley, Leon Letter, Lindsey Peebles, Amy Salberg, and Jean Terranova, “Counseling Farmers, Food Entrepreneurs, and Restaurants on Food Labeling Laws,” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar available for purchase at http://apps.americanbar.org/cle/programs/t13cff1.html (last visited June 14, 2013).

Rachel Armstrong, Kimberly Clarke, Edward Cox, Karen Eichman, Maggy Gregory, Jennifer Jambor-Delgado, Art Read, Cari Rincker, “Overview of Employment and Labor Law for Farms and Ranches,” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar (February 20, 2013) available for purchase at http://apps.americanbar.org/cle/programs/t13oel1.html(last visited March 10, 2013).

Cari B. Rincker, Dr. Stan Benda, Derrick Braaten, Jason Foscolo, Neil Hamilton, Erin Hawley,Leon Letter, Jesse Richardson, Jr., Rich Schell, Patricia Salkin, “Counseling the Local Food Movement,” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar (May 10, 2012), available for purchase at http://apps.americanbar.org/abastore/index.cfm?section=main&fm=Product.AddToCart&pid=CET12LFMCDR (last visited February 4, 2013).

Cari B. Rincker, “Outline of New York Farm Animal Welfare Law,” available at http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx?fid=bdc39621-7d3a-4fef-ab15-890276e162d8 (last visited April 15, 2012).

Cari B. Rincker, Allen H. Olson, Beth Angus Baumstark, William K. Crispin, Julie I. Fershtman, Charles D. Lee, Michael D. Martin, P. John Owen, “Crop and Livestock Insurance from the Ground Up,” American Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Webinar (January 25, 2012), available for purchase at http://apps.americanbar.org/cle/programs/t12crg1.html (last visited April 15, 2012).


 Legal Articles

Cari Rincker, Esq. “Overview of Legal Issues Affecting the Local Food Movement,” Environmental Law in New York, Vol. 25, No. 6 (June 2014) at 123-131 available www.lexisnexis.com.

Cari Rincker, “Top 10 Reasons Why ‘Prenups’ Are Romantic,” available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/top-10-reasons-why-prenups-are-romanti-58158/ (April 16, 2014) (last visited April 18, 2014).

Debra Vey Voda-Hamilton and Cari Rincker, “Fido, Fluffy, Elmer & Elsie: New York Divorce Mediation with Companion and Farm Animals,” New York State Council on Divorce Mediation, The Report, Volume 2013, No. 3 at 21-24 (November 1, 2013) available at http://nyscdm.org/nyscdmsite/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/NYSCDM-TheReport-Vol.2013-No.03.pdf (last visited November 4, 2013).

Cari Rincker, “Protect Your Brand: Trademarks for Beef Cattle Operations,” Chianina Journal (August 2013) at 45-46.

Cari B. Rincker, “Protect Your Brand: Trademarks for New York Food and Agriculture Operations,” New York Farm Bureau, The Legal Edge (July 2013) available at http://www.nyfb.org/img/topic_pdfs/file_a11dx3eo31.pdf (last visited July 12, 2013).

Cari Rincker, Farm Estate and Succession Planning, SimTalk, Vol. 21 No. 1 (January 2013) at pp 28-29.

Cari Rincker, Drafting Embryo Transfer Contracts for Livestock Producers, Agriculture Law Update at 6, Vol. 28, Number 4 (November 2011) available at http://aglaw-assn.org/2012/12/20/drafting-embryo-transfer-contracts-for-livestock-producers/ (last visited December 20, 2012).

Cari Rincker, Farm Estate and Succession Planning: Failing to Plan is Planning to Fail, New York Beef Producer, Vol. 28, No. 5 (September/October 2012) at 18 and 30, Grassroots, Vol. 1, No. 9 (September 2012) at 18, FRONTLINE Beef Producer (September/October 2012) at 12-14 available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/farm-estate-and-succession-planning-fa-18465/ (last visited August 24, 2012).

Cari Rincker, Does Your Farm or Agri-Business Need to File a Certificate of Assumed Name?, Country Folks (Eastern Ed.) Vol. 40, No. 17 ( April 9, 2012) at 8.

Cari Rincker, Drafting Embryo Transfer Contracts for Livestock Producers, Agriculture Law Update at 6, Vol. 28, Number 4 (November 2011).

Cari Rincker, More Than A Handshake: Why the Beef Industry Needs Written Embryo Transfer Contracts, Illinois Beef, Vol. 25, No. 4 (July/August 2011) at 24 and New York Beef Producer, Vol. 27, No. 5 (September/October 2011, available at http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx?fid=5b32cdf6-62a7-43e5-9804-1dc3ab88cfd7 (last visited July 24, 2011).

Cari Rincker, More Than A Handshake: Embryo Transfer Contracts for the Livestock Industry, Country Folks (Eastern Edition) Vol. 39, No. 24 (July 11, 2011) at 21 available at http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx?fid=979537eb-8683-4b54-b5ce-2c177cb25ba9 (last visited August 2, 2011).

Cari Rincker, Handling Visits from Non Police Officers, Grassroots, (March 2011), at 12, available at http://www.nyfb.org/img/document_files/Grassroots-March2011-ForWeb.pdf (last visited March 8, 2011).

Cari Rincker, What New York Livestock Producers Should Do When a Peace Officer Comes Knocking on Their Barn Door, The Legal Edge, Vol. IX (March 2010),available at http://209.23.127.116/www-nyfb-org/img/document_files/March%202010%20Legal%20Edge%20Issue.pdf (last visited April 10, 2010).

Cari Rincker, General Partnership Agreements for Cattle Producers, North Dakota Simmental Scene, (March 2010) available at http://northdakotasimmental.com/pdf/2010/General%20Partnership%20Agreements%20for%20Cattle%20Producers.pdf (last visited March 9, 2010).

Cari Rincker, General Partnership Agreements For Simbrah Cattle Producers, Simbrah World at 24-27, 32 (Spring 2010) and SouthernLivestock.com (March 1, 2010), http://www.southernlivestock.com/articles/industry_news/general_partnership_agreements_for_simbrah_cattle_
producers.6896.sls
(last visited March 4, 2010).

Cari B. Rincker, General Partnership Agreements Offer Producers Greatest Flexibility, CattleToday.com (February 2010), http://cattletoday.com/archive/2010/February/CT2165.php (last visited February 26, 2010).

Cari Rincker, The New York Agriculture Producer’s Guide to FOIA and FOIL: How to Get the Information You Need From Government Agencies, Legal Edge (February 2010)available at http://209.23.127.116/www-nyfb-org/img/document_files/February%20Issue%20Website%20Version.pdf (last visited February 18, 2010).

Cari Rincker, Livestock Producers Should Build Their Case Against Farm Animal Cruelty Charges, New York Beef Producer, Vol.25, No. 6 (Nov/Dec 2009) at 8 and New York Simmental Association Newsletter, Vol. 5 (December 2009) at 18-19, available at http://www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx?fid=6241e524-3774-4925-a961-56e2ffc20bf0 (last visited December 13, 2009).

Cari Rincker, How Social Media Helped Jump Start My Law Practice, American Bar Association GP Solo Law Trends Newsletter, Fall 2009, Vol. 6, No. 1, available at http://www.abanet.org/genpractice/newsletter/lawtrends/09_fall/yl-feat1.html (last visited December 1, 2009).

Cari Rincker and Brandon Jensen, Obama’s Push for Renewable Energies:  How To Negotiate a Wind Energy Lease Agreement on Behalf of Private Landowners, American Bar Association, Environmental and Energy Business Law Reporter (Summer 2009) at 4-7 available at http://www.abanet.org/buslaw/committees/CL400000pub/newsletter/200907/ (last visited August 11, 2009).

Cari Rincker and Brandon Jensen, How To Assist Farmers and Ranchers To Negotiate A Wind Lease On Their Property, Agriculture Law Update, Vol. 26, No. 6, Whole No. 307 (June 2009) at 5-7.

Cari Rincker and Brandon Jensen, Contemplating a Wind Lease?, Western Ag Reporter (June 5, 2009), available at http://www.westernagreporter.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=1714:contemplating-a-wind-lease&catid=3:this-weeks-articles&Itemid=12 (last Visited July 11, 2009).

Cari Rincker and Brandon Jensen, How To Negotiate a Wind Lease on Your Property, BeefMagazine (May 15, 2009) available at http://beefmagazine.com/cowcalfweekly/0515-how-negotiate-wind-lease/ (last Visited July 11, 2009) and Brahman Journal (June 2009) available at http://www.brahmanjournal.com/2009-June-Magazine/Windmills.html (last Visited July 25, 2009).

Cari Rincker, Country of Origin Labeling and Its Potential Trade Implications in the Obama Administration, American Bar Association, Agriculture Management Committee Newsletter, Vol. 13, No. 2 (February 2009) available at http://www.abanet.org/environ/committees/agricult/newsletter/feb09/AgMgmt_Feb09.pdf (last Visited July 11, 2009) and American Bar Association, International Environmental Law Committee Newsletter, Vol. 11, No. 1 (February 2009) available at http://www.abanet.org/environ/committees/intenviron/newsletter/feb09/IELC_Feb09.pdf (last Visited July 11, 2009).

Cari Rincker, COOL’s Stalled Final Rule has Potential Implications for Livestock Producers, BeefIt News at 8-9 (February 2009) at 7-8 available at http://www.wyocattlewomen.org/beefit/Feb%2009%20Beef%20It%20pages%205-8.pdf (last Visited July 25, 2009).

Cari Rincker, COOL:  What Does It Mean For You?, SimTalk (January 2009) available at http://www.simmental.org/userimages/simtalk/January%2008%20SimTalk%20COOL%20What%20Does%20it%20Mean.pdf (last Visited July 25, 2009); Brahman Journal (December 2008); and North Dakota Simmental Scene (November/December 2008) at 10-11 available at http://www.northdakotasimmental.com/pdf/2008/nov25/NDSSNov-Dec08.pdf (last Visited July 25, 2009).


Non-Legal Agriculture Articles

Cari Rincker, Erica Beck, Sharon Breiner, Chelsea Good and Crystal Young, “How To Guide for Beef Bloggers” (February 2011) available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/how-to-guide-for-beef-bloggers-16667/ (last visited August 31, 2012).

Cari Rincker, Jessica Bussard, Chelsea Good, Matt Hardecke, Dani Heisler, Christopher Labbe, Sara Thissen, and Katy Wunsch,” How to Facebook Guide for the Beef Industry” (February 2011) available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/how-to-facebook-guide-for-the-beef-ind-16591/ (last visited August 31, 2012).

Jena Swanson, Cari Rincker, Allen Livingston, Chris Labbe, and Sara Thissen,” How-To-Tweet-For-Beef Guide”, available at http://www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/how-to-tweet-for-beef-guide-16213/ (February 2011) (last visited August 31, 2012)

Cari Rincker, Agriculture Producer’s Guide to Twitter, The Brahman Journal, Vol. 39, No. 6 (February 2010) at 45-46 available at http://www.brahmanjournal.com/2010-Feb-Mag/Feb-2010.html (last visited February 19, 2010).


Peer-Reviewed Scientific Manuscripts

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2006.  Predicting carcass composition in early-weaned Simmental steers by using a combination of expected progeny differences, real-time ultrasound, live evaluation, and the GeneSTAR® marbling marker.  Prof. Anim. Sci. 22.

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2004.  Relationship among GeneSTAR® marbling marker, intramuscular fat deposition, and expected progeny difference’s in early-weaned Simmental steers.  J. Anim. Sci.: 84:686-693.


Scientific Abstracts

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2004.  Using a DNA marbling marker, expected progeny differences, ultrasound, and live evaluation to predict carcass composition of early-weaned Simmental steers.  J. Anim. Sci. 82(Supp 1).

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2003.  Efficacy of a DNA marker for marbling in explaining variation in carcass and performance traits of early-weaned Simmental steers.  J. Anim. Sci. 81(Supp 2).

C.B. Rincker and L.L. Berger.  2003.  Optimizing the use of distiller grain for dairy-beef production. J. Anim. Sci. 81(Supp 2).


Scientific Research Reports

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2004.  Predicting quality grade and carcass value in early-weaned Simmental steers using a combination of a DNA marbling marker, expected progeny differences, ultrasound, and live evaluation.  Online.  Available: www.traill.uiuc.edu/beefnet/paperDisplay.cfm?Type=paper&ContentID=6481.  Accessed July 11, 2009.

C.B. Rincker, N.A. Pyatt, L.L. Berger, and D.B. Faulkner.  2004.  Efficacy of a thyroglobulin DNA marker for marbling in explaining variation in carcass and performance traits of early-weaned Simmental steers.  Online.  Available:
www.traill.uiuc.edu/beefnet/paperDisplay.cfm?Type=paper&ContentID=6478.  Accessed July 11, 2009.

C.B. Rincker and L.L. Berger.  2003.  Optimizing the use of distiller grain for dairy-beef production.  Online.  Available:
www.traill.uiuc.edu/beefnet/paperDisplay.cfm?Type=paper&ContentID=6061.  Accessed July 11, 2009.