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FDA announces $750,000 grant to WTO Standards and Trade Development Facility

  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • July 23 2013

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced its intention enter a cooperative agreement with the World Trade Organization's (WTO) Standards

Celebrity endorsements blamed for kids’ “junk” food choices

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • March 15 2013

A University of Liverpool study contends that "celebrity endorsement of a food product encourages children to eat more of the endorsed product." The

Global Pricing Newsletter: volume two

  • Sidley Austin LLP
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  • China, Global, United Kingdom, USA
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  • February 27 2013

Pharmaceutical and biologic manufacturers operate in an increasingly global economy where legal developments in one market may have cascading impacts

IOM publishes report on the effects of falsified and substandard medicines

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • February 21 2013

At the request of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), national think tank the Institute of Medicine (IOM) has published a report that

The trend towards global transparency: a challenging new world for the life sciences industry

  • Porzio Bromberg & Newman PC
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  • Global, USA
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  • August 14 2012

The quest for transparency in the relationships between life sciences companies and healthcare professionals has become a global movement

WTO Appellate Body rules against U.S. Country of Origin Labeling

  • Hogan Lovells
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  • Global, USA
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  • July 18 2012

The World Trade Organization (WTO) Appellate Body has issued a ruling upholding an earlier WTO Panel finding that the United States’ Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) requirements for beef and pork muscle cuts violate WTO rules because the U.S. COOL scheme discriminates against imported livestock

Codex meeting to target draft U.S. positions on food standards

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • May 25 2012

The U.S. Department of Agriculture has announced a June 5, 2012, public meeting in Washington, D.C., to provide information and receive comments on draft U.S positions to be discussed at the 35th Session of the Codex Alimentarius Commission on July 2-7 in Rome, Italy

US COOL law violates WTO treaty

  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • March 8 2012

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) has ruled that US country-of-origin labelling (COOL) law violates international trade rules

WTO rebuffs U.S. COOL regulations

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • December 2 2011

A World Trade Organization (WTO) panel has issued a ruling against the United States in a dispute with Mexico and Canada over country-of-origin labeling (COOL) regulations for beef and pork products

WTO nixes “dolphin-safe” labels on U.S. tuna

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Global, Mexico, USA
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  • September 16 2011

Concluding that “dolphin-safe” tuna product labels authorized by the U.S. Commerce Department “are more trade-restrictive than necessary to achieve a legitimate objective,” a World Trade Organization (WTO) panel has given a partial victory to Mexico, which filed a complaint in 2009 claiming that the labels were illegal because they excluded Mexican yellowfin tuna from the U.S. market and shut down one-third of its tuna fleet