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|FDA Announces Supplemental Proposal to the Nutrition and Supplement Facts Labels|
Alissa D. Jijon, Evangelia C. Pelonis, Frederick A. Stearns; Keller and Heckman LLP;
August 11, 2015, previously published on July 24, 2015 Today, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced the availability of a proposal that supplements the March 3, 2014 proposed rule that would revise the Nutrition Facts and Supplement Facts label requirements. The supplement would require inclusion of the percent daily value (% DV) for added...
|Food Court Report: Consumer Claims Targeting Trans Fat In Instant Noodles Case Survive Motion To Dismiss|
Eric P. Gotting; Keller and Heckman LLP;
August 4, 2015, previously published on July 29, 2015Last month we wrote about FDA's determination that trans fat will no longer be generally recognized as safe ("GRAS") and that the agency's decision could open the door for consumers wishing to attack food products containing trans fat.1 Perhaps in a sign of things to come, the "Food...
|Post/Tweet/Pin/Snap/Share/Etc. with Confidence: Crafting Social Media Policies to Survive Consumer and Regulatory Scrutiny|
Nathan A. Cardon, Tracy P. Marshall, Sheila A. Millar; Keller and Heckman LLP;
July 16, 2015, previously published on July 14, 2015It is a common refrain in advertising that you have to go where the eyeballs are. These days, many advertisers have concluded that the eyeballs are in and on social media- whether on desktop computers, tablets, or mobile devices like smartphones and smart watches so thats where many are spending an...
|FCC Releases Much-Anticipated TCPA Declaratory Ruling and Order|
Tracy P. Marshall; Keller and Heckman LLP;
July 15, 2015, previously published on July 14, 2015As we previously reported, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) adopted a significant Declaratory Ruling and Order on June 18, 2015 to clarify aspects of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (“TCPA”), namely, the use of “automatic...
|Recent Antimicrobial Registration Provides for Intermediate Master Batches|
John B. Dubeck, Michael T. Novak, David G. Sarvadi; Keller and Heckman LLP;
July 15, 2015, previously published on July 9, 2015On May 15, 2015, EPA’s Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP) (Antimicrobials Division) conditionally approved Nanosilva LLC’s registration of “NSPW-L30SS” as a materials preservative with an explicit clearance allowing the manufacture of intermediate master batches. EPA Reg....
|FDA Extends Compliance Date for Menu Labeling Rule to December 1, 2016|
Melvin S. Drozen, Alissa D. Jijon, Evangelia C. Pelonis; Keller and Heckman LLP;
July 15, 2015, previously published on July 10, 2015On December 1, 2014, FDA published a final rule to implement the menu labeling provisions added to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) by the Affordable Care Act. Under the new requirements, restaurants or similar retail food establishments (in chains of 20 or more locations...
|Telecom Business Alert - KH, 3.65 GHz, Blanket Earth Station License, Incentive Bidding, Open Internet Exemption, Vol XII, Issue 26|
C. Douglas Jarrett, Gregory E. Kunkle, Thomas B. Magee, Tracy P. Marshall, Jack Richards; Keller and Heckman LLP;
July 2, 2015, previously published on June 29, 2015Last week, the Commission released a Public Notice providing a schedule of follow-up actions for the 3550-3700 MHz band (3.5 GHz Band) established in the 3.5 GHz Order. The Commission plans to release a Public Notice in the third quarter of 2015 seeking comments on protected contours for 3650-3700...