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HTMLFSMA and Intentional Adulteration: FDA Issues Proposed Rule and Signals Approach to Economically Motivated Adulteration
Ricardo Carvajal; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 8, 2014, previously published on January 7, 2014
In the latest major rulemaking initiative under the Food Safety Modernization Act ("FSMA"), FDA issued a proposed rule to implement provisions of FSMA that address intentional adulteration. Further below we summarize major provisions of the proposed rule. However, we note at the outset...

 

HTMLCalifornia Court of Appeal Rules that State Law Claims for Alleged Misuse of the Term 'Organic' on Food Products Are Preempted by Federal Law
Angela Diesch, Mark D. Kemple; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 7, 2014, previously published on December 31, 2013
In a case of first impression, and with enormous national implications for the food industry, on December 23, 2013, the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, ruled that state law consumer actions challenging certified organic growers’ labeling of food products as...

 

HTMLA "Shift in Perspective": FDA Proposes Food Defense Rule to Protect against Terrorism; Burdens Food and Dietary Supplement Industries
John G. Moore; Venable LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2014, previously published on January 2014
On December 24, 2013, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published in the Federal Register proposed new rules that are intended to protect the food supply from intentional "adulteration" (i.e., contamination) intended to cause large-scale harm to public health. Although well...

 

HTMLA Brief History and Overview of Country of Origin Labeling Requirements
Melvin S. Drozen, Alissa D. Jijon; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2014, previously published on January 2, 2014
Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws and regulations require retailers to notify their customers of the country of origin of covered commodities, which include beef, veal, lamb, chicken, fish and shellfish, goat, pork, perishable agricultural commodities, macadamia nuts, pecans, ginseng, and...

 

HTMLWill the Supreme Court Weigh in on the Interplay Between the Lanham Act and the FDC Act? The SG’s Office Says it Should Not, But the Justices Will Decide in January of 2014, So Stay Tuned
James P. Ellison; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 30, 2013, previously published on December 26, 2013
In early 2014, the Supreme Court will meet in conference to decide whether to hear a case concerning whether, and to what extent, a private party can pursue a Lanham Act claim based on labeling regulated under the FDC Act.

 

HTMLDoes Soymilk Come From Cows? “Even the Least Discerning of Consumers” Should Know Better
Ricardo Carvajal; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 27, 2013, previously published on December 23, 2013
A California district court granted Defendants’ motion to dismiss in a putative class action brought by Plaintiffs who alleged that certain plant-based beverages, including soymilk, almond milk, and coconut milk, were misbranded because FDA defines “milk” as being derived from...

 

HTMLBeware of What You Wish for, You Might Get It
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 16, 2013, previously published on December 10, 2013
As this blog has reported on numerous occasions, plaintiffs have brought claims challenging labeling of food products for mislabeling. The labels challenged include the use of the term “natural”, “0g trans fat” and the infamous claim of misbranding relating to “crunch...

 

HTMLFDA Condones Use of Arsenic in Chicken Meat
Brayton Purcell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 13, 2013, previously published on December 5, 2013
Chicken and pork, the healthier white meat alternatives to a burger, right? Wrong. The FDA research recently released shows arsenic in conventional chicken meat. This is not a new phenomenon, the FDA has been aware of this for sixty years.

 

HTMLMany in Congress are Concerned about FDA’s Draft Rules Regarding Produce and Preventive Controls; Some Call for a Second Draft
Riëtte van Laack; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 13, 2013, previously published on December 12, 2013
In addition to the many (more than 20,000) comments to FDA on the draft rules regarding Produce and Preventive Controls implementing the Food Safety Modernization Act (“FSMA”) (Docket Nos. FDA-2011-N-0920 and FDA-2011-N-0921), FDA has received a flurry of letters from Congress -...

 

HTMLToyota Reaches Settlement After Unintended Accelaration Crash
James P. Nevin; Brayton Purcell, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
December 13, 2013, previously published on December 6, 2013
Toyota recently reached a settlement with the victims of a deadly 2007 car crash, after a $3-million jury verdict.

 


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