We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 1,644

Class cert. denied in suit against Chipotle

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 6 2013

Finding that individual issues predominate over common ones in a putative class action alleging that Chipotle Mexican Grill sold conventionally

Insurer seeks declaration of no duty to defend or indemnify maker of Four Loko

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 27 2011

Selective Insurance Co. of South Carolina has filed a declaratory judgment action against Phusion Projects, Inc., which makes and sells the caffeinated alcohol beverage Four Loko, claiming that it owes no duty to defend or indemnify Phusion in a number of pending lawsuits

Litigation and obesity symposium transcripts available

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 8 2011

Public interest lawyers and industry representatives debated the merits of using litigation to address obesity at a December 2010 symposium hosted by George Mason University, and edited transcripts have recently been made available in the Journal of Law, Economics & Policy

FDA and NRDC reach agreement in FOIA records dispute related to BPA in food packaging

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 24 2012

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) have agreed to a timeline for the production of material NRDC requested under the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) involving bisphenol A (BPA) in food packaging and food contact materials

Consumer fraud suit against honey maker dismissed with prejudice

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 18 2013

A federal court in California has dismissed statutory and common law claims filed in a putative class action against Sioux Honey Association

FDA secures consent decree from New Jersey bakery over labeling issues

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2013

According to the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), a federal court has approved a consent decree with Clifton, New Jersey-based Butterfly Bakery

FDA reiterates that Gulf seafood safe is safe

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 20 2012

A U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) official has declared seafood from the Gulf of Mexico safe for human consumption after 2010’s Deepwater Horizon oil spill. In December 2011, eight U.S. Senators urged the agency to “publicly and vigorously” defend the safety of Gulf seafood

Consumer groups urge passage of food safety reform legislation

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

Consumer groups recently released a report urging the U.S. Senate to pass its version of a food safety bill (S. 510) in light of a recent egg recall linked to foodborne illness

JPML denies transfer in cases challenging marketing claims for infant formulas and cereals

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 19 2012

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has denied a motion to centralize, for pre-trial purposes, 10 lawsuits pending in five districts against Gerber Products Co. and Nestlé USA, Inc. alleging that the companies “misleadingly advertise and market infant formulas and cereals as promoting immunity, digestive health, and visual and cognitive function because they contain probiotic cultures” and other ingredients

Court narrows claims against tea company over antioxidant source labels

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 1 2013

A federal court in California has dismissed some of the putative class claims filed against Twining North America, Inc., alleging that the company