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|Trouble on the Menu: Website Accessibility Lawsuits Highlight Need for ADA Compliance in the Digital Space|
Alexander P. Fuchs, Lewis S. Wiener; Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP;
February 24, 2017, previously published on January 11, 2017In their article for Modern Restaurant Management, Sutherland attorneys Lewis Wiener and Alexander Fuchs provide insight on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which prohibits places of public accommodation, like restaurants, from discriminating against individuals with disabilities.
|FSIS Proposes Amended Nutrition Labeling Requirements for Meat and Poultry Products|
Evangelia C. Pelonis, Brian P. Sylvester; Keller and Heckman LLP;
February 20, 2017, previously published on January 19, 2017On January 19, 2017, USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) published a proposed rule to revise its nutrition labeling requirements for meat and poultry products to reflect current scientific research and dietary recommendations. 82 FR 6732. The changes seek to parallel the U.S. Food and...
|Guidelines for Cottage Food Businesses in Texas|
The Posey Law Firm P.C.;
February 17, 2017, previously published by Hg.org on Winter 2017The rapid growth in cottage food businesses has been fueled by the presence of online commerce platforms like Etsy and the rapid expansion of the local food movement. With the growing acceptance of farmer's markets and other peer to peer commerce models, many people are taking their hobby and...
|Katia Merten-Lentz Published in Euro Food Law Explaining the Controversy Over the Herbicide Glyphosate|
Katia Merten-Lentz; Keller and Heckman LLP;
February 8, 2017, previously published on January 18, 2017Controversy over the herbicide glyphosate has been raging for years in Europe but the plant protection product has neither been subject to an outright ban or given the all-clear. Katia Merten-Lentz of international law firm Keller and Heckman explains how glyphosate found itself in limbo.
Sweet Pink Flesh Pineapple” - Oh My!|
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
January 26, 2017, previously published on December 18, 2016First off, I will admit that I am somewhat of a sucker for fresh pineapple (in fact, it was my “gorging” food of choice during my pregnancies, when I could literally eat a whole pineapple in one sitting - which is embarrassing but, in my opinion, better than cravings for weird...
|Wine Fraudster Sentenced to Prison|
Lillian Holmes; Callahan Blaine A Professional Law Corporation;
January 23, 2017, previously published on December 15, 2016A federal judge sentenced John Fox, former owner of Berkeley wine shop Premier Cru, to six and a half years in federal prison Wednesday after he was found guilty of defrauding more than 4,000 customers out of about $45 million.
|Food Menu Labeling Requirements Are In Effect. Enforcement Expected May 2017|
Bose McKinney Evans LLP;
January 18, 2017, previously published on January 6, 2017The new FDA food menu labeling rules, which were originally to be effective as of December 1, 2015, are now in effect as of December 1, 2016. While the FDA has stated it will not enforce the rules until May 5, 2017, covered establishments should be in compliance.
|Dismissal of Movie Candy Slack-Fill Case Leaves Sour Aftertaste: Federal Court Rejects Labeling Disclosure Defense|
Douglas J. Behr, Arthur S. Garrett, Eric P. Gotting, Robert S. Niemann, Manesh K. Rath, Christopher G. Van Gundy; Keller and Heckman LLP;
January 12, 2017, previously published on January 5, 2017"Slack-fill" cases are on the rise across the country. Consumers have filed suits alleging that non-transparent packaging - involving everything from household cleaning and personal care products to food and pharmaceuticals - consists of extra space that serves no functional purpose and...
|FDA Issues Final Guidance on Quality Agreements in Arrangements for Contract Manufacturing of Drugs|
Frederick R. Ball, Neelaabh Shankar; Duane Morris LLP;
January 12, 2017, previously published on January 3, 2017FDA recommends that owners and contract manufacturers implement written quality agreements to define each party’s manufacturing activities/roles to ensure compliance with current good manufacturing practices.
|FDA Form 483 Inspectional Observations Are Not Findings of Wrongdoing|
Duane Morris LLP;
December 9, 2016, previously published on October 24, 2016Since shortly after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) began publishing FDA Form 483 inspectional observations of Section 503B outsourcing facilities, many State Boards of Pharmacy have inappropriately relied upon the FDA’s findings as a basis to pursue outsourcing...