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Russia bans food imports from United States, European Union

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Australia, Canada, European Union, Norway, Russia, Ukraine, USA
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  • August 8 2014

In response to recent sanctions related to the conflict in Ukraine, Russia has prohibited food imports from the United States, European Union

EFSA refines Declarations of Interest rules

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union, USA
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  • August 8 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has revised the rules governing "Declarations of Interest" as part of its ongoing effort to increase

EFSA rejects emergency measure to ban GM maize

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • European Union, France
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  • August 8 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has rejected the evidence submitted by France "in support of its request to prohibit the cultivation of

EU and Southern Africa agree to protect unique food names

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • Africa, European Union
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  • July 25 2014

The European Union (EU) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC)Botswana, Lesotho, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and

EFSA calls acrylamide “a public health concern”

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
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  • July 11 2014

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Contaminants in the Food Chain (CONTAM Panel) has published a draft scientific opinion on

EFSA issues opinion on formaldehyde in animal feed

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
  • -
  • February 21 2014

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Additives and Products or Substances used in Animal Feed (FEEDAP) has issued an opinion on

European General Court annuls EC decision removing triclosan from food contact substance list

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
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  • October 28 2011

The European General Court (ECG) has determined that the European Commission (EC) erred in removing the antibacterial chemical 2,4,4’-trcihloro- 2’-hydroxydiphenyl ether (triclosan) from the list of additives that may be used to make plastic materials and other articles that come into contact with foods

Court Advocate General calls French ban on GM crops an EU law violation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union, France
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  • March 25 2011

An advocate general to the European Court of Justice has reportedly issued an opinion stating that French authorities violated European Union (EU) law by suspending the cultivation of genetically modified (GM) maize on French soil without first asking the European Commission to adopt emergency measures

EFSA rejects caffeine and sterol claims

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
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  • February 21 2014

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) has issued an opinion reiterating a previous

EC proposes new directives to ban cloning of farm animals

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 20 2013

The European Commission (EC) recently proposed two draft directives that would prohibit the cloning of farm animals in the European Union (EU) as