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USDA approves GE potato for market

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has approved for commercial planting a new variety

Vemma hit with false ad putative class action, negative media coverage

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 6 2014

A putative class action filed in New York federal court alleges that Vemma Nutrition Co. falsely advertises its productsincluding Vemma Mangosteen

Dissatisfied patent reexamination plaintiff contends standing conferred by statute

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2014

A consumer-interest organization that was dissatisfied by a Board of Patent Appeals and Interferences (BPAI) ruling in the appeal of a patent

Yogurt sugar content and “Non-GMO” almond milk labels challenged

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

Whole Foods Market Inc. is the target of two new putative nationwide class actions, one filed in a Texas federal court regarding the amount of sugar

EWG advises consumers to avoid certain food additives in updated Guide

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

Consumer advocacy watchdog Environmental Working Group (EWG) has issued a new iteration of its "Dirty Dozen Guide to Food Additives." Reportedly

Jimmy John’s data breach prompts class action claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

An Arizona resident has filed a putative class action in an Illinois federal court claiming that Jimmy John's Franchise, LLC failed to secure its

Australian public health coalition advocates national tax on SSBs

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Australia, USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

Calling Berkeley, California, voters' recent passage of a 1-cent-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) a "victory for the health of

Missouri court allows tainted cantaloupe claims against safety-audit firm

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

A federal court in Missouri has denied the motion to dismiss filed by a food-safety company responsible for auditing conditions at the Jensen Farms

Herbalife agrees to pay $15 million to settle pyramid scheme claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 6 2014

Herbalife has reached a settlement in a class action alleging that the company violated California's endless chain scheme law and the Racketeer

State AGs appeal dismissal of challenge to California’s hen-confinement rules

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 14 2014

According to a news source, Iowa Gov. Terry Branstad (R) and the attorneys general (AGs) of Missouri, Nebraska, Oklahoma, Alabama, and Kentucky have