Specific Practice & Industry Groups Details:
Statement of Practice Summary:
Regulation of foods and food packaging, drugs, dietary supplements, medical devices, pesticides, consumer products, toys, and industrial and specialty chemicals.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
All Wrapped Up: China Finalizes Long-Awaited Standards for Food Packaging
David J. Ettinger,Chen Hu,Mark Thompson, November 28, 2016
On November 18, 2016, China's National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) finalized the following Standards applicable to food-contact materials marketed in the People's Republic of China in its announcement No. 15/2016:
Last Chance to Comment on China's Implementing Regulation of the Food Safety Law
Yun Chen,David J. Ettinger,Eric Gu,Mark Thompson, November 14, 2016
On October 19, 2016, the Legislative Affairs Office of the State Council of P.R. China published the Regulation on the Implementation of the Food Safety Law (Draft for Approval) (hereinafter "Regulation") for public comment. This draft is an update on the version released in December...
Recalls Expanding to China After Consumer and Media Complaints
Nathan A. Cardon,David J. Ettinger,Sheila A. Millar,Jean-Cyril Walker, November 14, 2016
Samsung's much-publicized recall of the new Samsung Galaxy Note7 phones due to alleged fire hazards of lithium-ion batteries started in North America. Within weeks, after a media and social media outcry in China, the company expanded the recall to cover consumers in China. Samsung's decision to...
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