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UK Advertising Watchdog Censures Special K General Health Claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 22 2016

The U.K. Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has upheld two complaints alleging that advertisements touting Kellogg Co.’s Special K products as


Appeals Court Affirms Dismissal of Libel Claim Against TV Station for D’Lites Report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2016

A New York state appellate court has affirmed a lower court’s ruling dismissing a lawsuit against a local Fox TV station that investigated and


Canadian Senate Committee Advocates Soda Tax in “Groundbreaking” Obesity Report
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • March 4 2016

The Canadian Standing Senate Committee on Social Affairs, Science and Technology has issued a “groundbreaking” report on obesity that calls for a tax


CDC Issues Latest Numbers on SSB Consumption
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released the latest statistics on sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) consumption in 23 states


Baltimore Considers SSB Health Warnings
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2016

Baltimore City Councilman Nick Mosby (D) has introduced legislation that would require health warnings for sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) in


Public Health England Releases Free “Sugar Smart” App
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 8 2016

With the launch of its Change4Life campaign, Public Health England (PHE) has issued a free barcode-scanning app that displays the sugar content of


Former NYC Health Commissioner pens viewpoint on media’s role in altering consumer behaviors
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2015

Former New York City Health Commissioner Thomas Farley, who now leads The Public Good Projects, has authored a viewpoint in JAMA Internal Medicine


Heinz frozen tater tots and fries contain trans fats, putative class action alleges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2015

A consumer has filed a putative class action against H.J. Heinz Co. alleging that the company's frozen microwave French fries and tater tots contain


SSB taxes and Food Marketing among topics at upcoming childhood obesity conference
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

Public health advocates from around the United States will convene in San Diego, California, on June 29-July 2, 2015, for the 8th Biennial Childhood


BMA Scotland supports measure to ban alcohol ads at sporting events
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 5 2015

The British Medical Association in Scotland (BMA Scotland) has reportedly backed legislation under consideration by the Scottish Parliament's Health