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GAO concludes FDA should strengthen its oversight of GRAS ingredients

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 12 2010

On March 5, 2010, the General Accountability Office (GAO) issued a report evaluating the Food and Drug Administration's (FDA's) policies concerning food ingredients that have been determined to be "Generally Recognized As Safe" (GRAS

FDA to increase civil money penalty amounts

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 4 2014

On February 3, 2014, FDA issued a Direct Final Rule to adjust for inflation the maximum civil money penalty ("CMP") amounts it can seek for certain

California amends Proposition 65 to help curb lawsuits

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 15 2013

Restaurants, bars, and parking garages, among others, are set to receive relief from the most onerous aspects of California's "Proposition 65," the

FDA proposes rule mandating unique device identifiers for medical devices

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 23 2012

On July 10, 2012, the Food and Drug Administration published a proposed rule implementing Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act provisions establishing a unique device identification system for medical devices

Settlement with Indoor Tanning Association regarding claims characterizing disease risks for tanning and vitamin D supplements

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 19 2010

On May 19, 2010, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) approved a final settlement order with the Indoor Tanning Association charging that the association exaggerated the health benefits of indoor tanning and misrepresented that indoor tanning increases the risk of skin cancer

FDA targets antibacterial soaps in new proposed rule

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 17 2013

On Monday, FDA announced a new proposed rule that would amend the 1994 TFM for OTC antiseptic drug products. The change would require companies that

FDA's new Guidance for Industry on Submitting a Report for Multiple Facilities to the Reportable Food Electronic Portal as Established by the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 26 2010

On March 25, 2010, FDA announced its new guidance for industry entitled, "Guidance for Industry on Submitting a Report for Multiple Facilities to the Reportable Food Electronic Portal as Established by the Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007

USDA's FSIS proposes regulations to launch new catfish safety and inspection program

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 8 2011

Last month, the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) issued a proposed rule that is intended to ensure that commercial catfish products are properly marked, labeled, and packaged, and are not adulterated

Health and Human Services Inspector General report identifies shortcomings in FDA oversight of state food inspections

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 15 2011

On December 14, 2011, the Inspector General of the Department of Health and Human Services issued a report finding that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) failed to properly oversee food facility inspections conducted by states because FDA had not ensured the requisite number of inspections and failed to follow-up appropriately when inspections occurred

IOM issues Phase II report recommending energy star-type ratings for a food front-of-package nutrition rating system

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 24 2011

In 2009, Congress requested an Institute of Medicine study examining "front-of-package" ("FOP") nutrition labeling systems and symbols and the effect that FOP labeling could have on consumer food choices