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Study examines estrogenic chemicals purportedly released by BPA-free thermoplastic resins

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 5 2014

A study led by University of California, Davis, toxicologist Michael Denison and CertiChem, Inc. founder George Bittner has allegedly found that some

Attorney chastised in contaminated GE rice litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 22 2011

A federal judge in Missouri has reprimanded a plaintiffs’ attorney involved in the genetically engineered (GE) rice multidistrict litigation for sending “false and misleading” letters about a recent settlement with Bayer CropScience “to landlords who were either unrepresented or who were represented by other counsel.”

Complaint alleges Xymogen’s supplements contain lead

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 2 2014

Public interest group Environmental Research Center (ERC) has sought civil penalties and an injunction against nutritional supplement manufacturer

Industry takes aim at draft UCSF report on nanomaterial regulation in California

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 10 2010

Concerned about regulatory coordination issues, the omission of new environmental data and an apparent failure to recognize collaborative stakeholder efforts, nanotech industry interests have reportedly urged CalEPA's Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) and researchers with the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) to revise a draft April 2010 report on nanomaterial regulation

Enjoining GM alfalfa deregulation went too far according to U.S. Supreme Court

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2010

In a 7-1 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court has determined that a district court erred in enjoining the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) from even partially deregulating Monsanto’s Roundup Ready alfalfa while the agency takes steps to comply with the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA

Illinois Senate passes legislation banning microbeads

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 2 2014

The Illinois Senate has approved, in a 54-0 vote, a bill (S.B. 2727) that would ban the use of microbeadstiny, non-biodegradable plastic

Court refuses to dismiss claims based on “organic” labels

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 20 2014

A federal court in California has determined that a state agency decision not to pursue an investigation into the defendant's alleged violations of

EPA to discuss diisononyl phthalate at upcoming ISIS Meeting

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 12 2014

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has published preliminary materials for the Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS) toxicological

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

Public interest groups sue FDA over animal drug approvals

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2014

The Center for Food Safety and two other public interest organizations have filed a lawsuit against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA