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CSPI report asserts food and beverage options in checkout aisles promote obesity

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 17 2014

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has released a report claiming that candy, energy bars, chips, and cookies constitute 90 percent

Youth sports legislation calls for energy drink guidelines

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

Recent legislation (S.B. 2718) introduced by U.S. Sen. Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) and U.S. Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-N.J.) has called for energy drink

ASA upholds challenge to Bootea Website health claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

The U.K.'s Advertising Standards Authority (ASA ) has upheld 10 issues relating to Internet advertising for Eighty Twenty Ventures Ltd's Bootea

FTC approves final settlement in BrainStrong Adult deceptive advertising case

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 11 2014

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has reached a settlement with marketers i-Health, Inc. and Martek Biosciences in a case accusing the

Researchers link phthalates to endocrine disruption

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 21 2014

University of Michigan School of Public Health researchers have conducted a study that explores "relationships between urinary concentrations of 13

FDA warns Zarbee’s against unsolicited testimonial “likes” on Facebook

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 24 2014

In a letter to dietary-supplement maker Zarbee's Inc., the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned that "liking" or commenting on

Food Marketing Workgroup targets lunchables

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 18 2014

The Food Marketing Workgroup (FMW) has sent a July 16, 2014, letter to Kraft Foods Group, Inc., questioning how the company purportedly markets its

Scientist sues journal for plan to retract Golden Rice study

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 18 2014

Tufts University Senior Research Scientist Guangwen Tang has reportedly accused the American Society for Nutrition (ASN) of defaming her with its

ASA upholds complaints against “superfood” claims of chia and flax seeds

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

The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority (ASA), has upheld four complaints challenging whether a TV ad for Bioglan "superfood" chia and flax seeds

Study finding health benefits of omega-3s had significant flaws, researchers say

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 9 2014

A recent review has reportedly identified several flaws in the widely cited 1970s study which found that diets rich in omega-3 fatty acids could help