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Trans fat in Xtreme Wellness tortillas generates litigation

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 7 2014

A California resident has filed a putative nationwide class action in federal court against Ole Mexican Foods, Inc., alleging that its Xtreme

Study links sugar-sweetened beverages to accelerated aging

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 31 2014

A recent study has purportedly linked sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption to accelerated cell Aging, estimating that "daily consumption of a

WHO reviews energy drink consumption in Europe

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • October 17 2014

World Health Organization (WHO) researchers recently published an analysis of energy drink consumption in Europe that takes into account relevant

Energy drink makers target new demographic

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 23 2013

Although the typical energy drink user is reportedly young and male, a recent news source indicates that a new demographic is emerging as a top

FTC targets weight-loss products, companies to pay $34 million for misleading consumers

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 9 2014

As millions of American consumers begin the new year with weight-loss resolutions, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a January 7, 2014

FDA's regulation of trans fats

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 24 2014

More than 100 years after the advent of artificial trans fats, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken the first step toward banning

Codex Alimentarius Commission approves GM food labeling guidance

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • July 15 2011

According to news sources, the Codex Alimentarius Commission concluded its meeting in Geneva by reaching an agreement on labeling foods that contain genetically modified (GM) ingredients

EFSA assesses health risks related to perchlorate in food

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • October 24 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has published a scientific opinion calling chronic dietary exposure to perchlorate a potential concern, "in

Ninth Circuit okays pharma waste disposal ordinance

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 30 2014

The Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals has upheld the validity of an Alameda County ordinance that requires prescription drug producers that sell brand

SCCS says parabens in cosmetics are safe

  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • -
  • European Union
  • -
  • June 13 2013

The European Union's (EU's) Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS) has updated its opinion on propyl- and butylparabenchemical