• Products Liability & Mass Torts: Obesity Litigation -- The Next "Tobacco"?
  • June 25, 2004 | Authors: Joanne M. Gray; Kenneth J. Parsigian; U. Gwyn Williams
  • Law Firms: Goodwin Procter LLP - New York Office ; Goodwin Procter LLP - Boston Office
  • As obesity rates in the United States continue to rise, self-styled consumer rights activists are turning their attention to the manufacturing and marketing practices of the food industry and considering whether litigation can be used to change those practices.