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Adobe PDFDialing-In: TCPA Hot Issues for 2017
Wilson G. Barmeyer, Lewis S. Wiener; Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 30, 2017, previously published on January 2017
Consumer-facing industries face a continued wave of class action filings under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA). Indeed, in 2016, TCPA lawsuits remained one of the most filed types of class actions, and unsettled law continues to place a compliance burden on companies that communicate...


Adobe PDFUnderstanding The CPSC's Big Win Against Spectrum Brands
Matthew AR Cohen, Matthew Richard Howsare, Charles A. Samuels; Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 30, 2017, previously published on December 19, 2016
It is not often that federal courts consider and interpret provisions of product safety laws administered by the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) such as the Consumer Product Safety Act (CPSA). Over recent weeks, not one, but three federal courts have issued opinions concerning...


HTMLMinimize Product Liability Risk with a Well-Written Contract
The Posey Law Firm P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 25, 2017, previously published by on January 20, 2017
If your company is importing products made overseas, what is your liability for a safety or quality issue that causes harm? A well-written contract with the manufacturer can define and quantify risk.


HTMLCalifornia Finalizes Proposition 65 Rule Regarding Point-Of- Sale Warnings for Bisphenol A (BPA)
Leslie T. Krasny; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 6, 2016
On December 2, 2016, California’s Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) finalized its regulation regarding point-of-sale (POS) warnings for foods and beverages packaged in cans or with lids or caps that can cause exposures to bisphenol A (BPA). POS warnings will be...


HTMLFDA Issues Draft Guidance on FCN Submissions for Substances Intended to Contact Infant Food
Cynthia B. Lieberman, George G. Misko; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 3, 2017, previously published on December 09, 2016
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued long-awaited draft guidance on December 8, 2016 regarding the preparation of Food Contact Notifications (FCNs) for food-contact substances (FCS’s) that are intended to come into contact with infant formula and/or human (breast) milk...


HTMLAdministration’s Biotechnology Working Group Updates Coordinated Framework & Unveils National Strategy
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 28, 2016, previously published on September 21, 2016
After launching with an ambitious agenda fourteen months ago, last Friday the Obama Administration announced that its Biotechnology Working Group had completed its two main tasks. The Working Group has proposed an Update to the Coordinated Framework for the Regulation of Biotechnology, and it also...


HTMLTrial Date Set For Defective Child Seat Lawsuit
The Cochran Firm DC;
Legal Alert/Article
September 23, 2016, previously published on September 22, 2016
Florida judge recently set an August 2017 trial date for a lawsuit brought against a car seat manufacturer claiming the defendant produced a defectively designed product which caused irreparable harm to the plaintiff’s child.


HTMLSupreme Court Ruling in Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC v. Billing: Antitrust Immunity for Investment Banks
Scott Brodeur; OConnell Hartman Loder|Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
August 17, 2016, previously published by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell Counsel to Counsel Magazine
LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell Counsel to Counsel Magazine


HTMLA History of Talcum Powder
Peter Alfred D'Angelo; Peter A. DAngelo Attorney at Law PLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 11, 2016, previously published on July 21, 2016
Over the past year, two different juries have awarded compensatory as well as punitive damages to plaintiffs who filed talcum powder lawsuits against Johnson & Johnson. More than 1,000 additional lawsuits have been filed against Johnson & Johnson claiming that the manufacturer knew of the...


HTMLPlacing Product Into the Stream of Commerce, with Expectation that Product Will Be Delivered Through Sales Channels to Colorado, Provides Sufficient Basis for Colorado Court to Exercise Personal Jurisdiction Over Manufacturer
Malcolm S. Mead, Adam B. Wiens; Hall & Evans, LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
August 10, 2016, previously published on July 2016
Align Corporation Ltd. is a Taiwanese company that manufactures and sells remote control model helicopters. Align has no corporate presence in the United States, but engages distributors in the United States who sell Align's products to retailers who, in turn, sell their products to consumers. When...


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