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A.l.R. publishes on trans fat labelingpromotions litigation

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

American Law Reports (A.L.R.) has published an annotation titled "Liability of Food Manufacturer Based on statement in Product Labeling or Promotion

NOSB meeting to address National List changes

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

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Organic standards Board (NOSB) has announced an April 29-May 2, 2014, public meeting in San Antonio

CALPIRG campaigns against subsidizing sweeteners

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 23 2011

The California Public Interest Research Group (CALPIRG) has released a September 21, 2011, report claiming that federal agricultural subsidies are largely allocated to commodity crops such as soybeans and corn instead of fresh produce

Prop. 65 proceedings initiated against Bay Area candy retailers

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 17 2012

Claiming that lead levels in candies imported from China, Taiwan and Hong Kong exceed Proposition 65 (Prop. 65) limits, the Center for Environmental Health has reportedly initiated legal proceedings against eight retailers and distributors in San Francisco’s Bay Area

Putative class claims fraud in Muscle Milk advertising

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2011

A California woman has filed a putative nationwide class action against the company that makes Muscle Milk beverages and protein bars, alleging that promotions touting the products as “high performance” and “nutritious snacks” are false and misleading because they contain as much fat and calories as Krispy Kreme doughnuts

CSPI launches “Chemical Cuisine” mobile app database

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 15 2011

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has launched a mobile application of its "Chemical Cuisine" glossary of food additives to bring safety ratings directly to consumers' smart phones

Activists seek lower ractopamine limits in meat

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 11 2013

The Center for Food Safety (CFS) and the Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) are petitioning the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for an

CAMY criticizes states for failure to address youth exposure to alcohol marketing

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 4 2012

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health’s Center on Alcohol Marketing and Youth (CAMY) has issued a May 1, 2012, report claiming that the majority of states have failed to adequately address youth exposure to alcohol advertising

Frito-Lay bean dip targeted in “all natural” lawsuit

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 21 2012

A Florida resident has filed a putative statewide class action alleging that Frito-Lay falsely labels its snacks, including “Bean Dip products,” as “ALL NATURAL” despite the use of ingredientsparticularly soycontaining genetically modified organisms (GMOs

JPML denies MDL transfer in Capatriti Olive Oil and Kashi Foods cases

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 9 2013

The Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation (JPML) has denied transfer to a multidistrict litigation (MDL) court of consumer-fraud lawsuits