- Advertising and Promotion
- Food & Drug
- Trade and Professional Associations
- Intellectual Property
- Privacy, Data Security and Digital Media
|University ||Vanderbilt University, B.A.|
|Law School||American University, Washington College of Law, J.D.|
|Admitted||1977, Maryland; 1978, District of Columbia|
Richard Mann joined Keller and Heckman in 1994. He provides counseling and represents business and trade association clients in disputes relating to advertising, promotional, and labeling claims and compliance issues, as well as antitrust and general business and corporate law issues.
Mr. Mann has extensive experience working with clients in the development of legally compliant advertising, promotional, and labeling claims and campaigns, including the development of appropriate substantiation for such claims. He also works with clients in the design and execution of sweepstakes and contests. He frequently represents clients in proceedings at the Food and Drug Administration, the Federal Trade Commission, the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus, the Department of Justice, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, other regulatory agencies and ADR organizations, and the courts.
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FDA Finalizes Rule Prohibiting Certain Nutrient Content Claims for Omega-3 Fatty Acids
Melvin S. Drozen,Alissa D. Jijon,Leslie T. Krasny,Richard F. Mann,Evangelia C. Pelonis, May 6, 2014
On April 28, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a final rule that will prohibit certain nutrient content claims for foods and dietary supplements containing the omega-3 fatty acids docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA). As...
Notable Provisions of H.B. 112
Melvin S. Drozen,Leslie T. Krasny,Eric S.C. Lindstrom,Richard F. Mann,Frederick A. Stearns, April 30, 2014
Section 3403 sets forth the GMO labeling requirements in Vermont. Foods that are produced entirely or partially with genetic engineering must be labeled as follows:
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