About this office:
Keller and Heckman LLP, founded in 1962, has a broad practice in the areas of regulatory law, litigation, and business transactions, serving both domestic and international clients. Our firm is a pioneer in the use of interdisciplinary approaches to problem-solving. Since 1971, we have had an in-house scientific staff that works closely with the firm's attorneys on matters of technical complexity. Many of our attorneys also have government experience and expertise in multiple areas of the law.
Keller and Heckman represents a wide spectrum of companies and trade associations servicing a range of industries, including food and food additives, plastics, pesticides, fine and industrial chemicals, drugs and medical devices, transportation, and telecommunications. The firm's practice covers the diverse regulatory areas that affect these industries, as well as business counseling and litigation issues. Our attorneys and scientists emphasize creative service to clients involved in the development of new products, services, and markets.
Statement of Practice Summary:
Administrative Practice before Federal Departments and Agencies of Federal, State and Foreign Governments; Representation before Congress and State Legislatures; Civil and Criminal Litigation before Federal and State Courts; Trade Associations Representation; Domestic and International Business Transactions. Food and Drug, Telecommunications, Environmental, Workplace Safety and Health, Employment and Labor, Transportation, Litigation and Other Dispute Resolution, International Regulatory Affairs, Antitrust and Trade Regulation, Product Safety, Advertising and Promotion, Business Counseling and Transactional, Intellectual Property, Biotechnology, Privacy and Internet, Chemical Control, Trade and Professional Association, Government Relations, Health and Safety Compliance Audit, Insurance Recovery, and Pesticides.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
EPA to Require Up-Front Substantiation of All Non-Exempt CBI Claims
Thomas C. Berger,Herbert Estreicher,Eric P. Gotting,David G. Sarvadi,Adrienne M. Timmel, February 20, 2017
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published its first guidance document in the Federal Register interpreting the new substantiation requirements for confidential business information (CBI) claims submitted under section 14 of the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) (15 U.S.C....
Looming Deadline for TSCA "Polymer Exemption" Notification
Thomas C. Berger, February 20, 2017
While industry is properly focused on the recent flurry of Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) "reform" activities, an important deadline is approaching for companies that manufacture or import polymers under the existing TSCA "polymer exemption." Specifically, the one-time...
EPA Issues Proposal on TSCA Inventory "Reset"
Thomas C. Berger,Herbert Estreicher, February 9, 2017
On January 13, 2017, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) published its much anticipated proposed rule to "reset" the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Chemical Substance Inventory, or more precisely, to subdivide the Inventory into separate lists of "active" and...
Year Established: 1962