Laura Venker practices in the areas of international trade and food and drug law. Ms. Venker advises clients regarding export controls, economic sanctions, and customs matters. Her experience includes compliance with the State Department's International Traffic in Arms Regulations, the U.S. Commerce Department's Export Administration Regulations, the Office of Foreign Assets Control's economic sanctions regulations, and Customs and Border Protection's regulations.
Ms. Venker's food and drug experience includes compliance with direct food additive and food packaging regulations, as well as requirements for import and export of FDA-regulated products. Ms. Venker has also advised domestic and foreign clients regarding compliance with labeling requirements for food, dietary supplements, drugs, medical devices, and alcoholic beverages.
While in law school, Ms. Venker was on the editorial board of the Virginia Journal of Law & Politics. She competed in the William Minor Lile Moot Court Competition and served on the Student Bar Association. Ms. Venker also worked as a research assistant to law Professor Anne Coughlin.
Apr 29, 2015 Webinar: Made in the USA Claims: A Marketer's Guide
Nov 13, 2015 FDA Issues Final Rules to Implement FSMA Produce Safety, FSVP, and Third-Party Auditor Provisions
Oct 07, 2015 Debate Over NYC Sodium Menu Labeling Gets Salty
Jun 16, 2015 FDA Announces Final Determination that Partially Hydrogenated Oils are Not GRAS
Mar 24, 2015 Country of Origin Marking Requirements
Jul 07, 2014 Food and Drug Alert: Public Meeting on Proposed Rules to Change Nutrition Facts Label and Serving Sizes
Jan 01, 2014 Microbial Products of Biotechnology
Aug 15, 2013 FDA Issues Revised Draft Guidance on Medical Foods