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Australian public health coalition advocates national tax on SSBs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • November 14 2014

Calling Berkeley, California, voters' recent passage of a 1-cent-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages (SSBs) a "victory for the health of


Study suggests creams with food ingredients could trigger allergies
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • August 7 2014

Researchers led by Australia's Monash University Director of Allergy, Immunology and Respiratory Medicine Robyn O'Hehir have reportedly shown that


Advertising Standards Board upholds two complaints over cereal bar commercials
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • July 12 2013

The Obesity Policy Coalition (OPC) has announced that the Australian Advertising Standards Board (ASB) has upheld its complaints alleging that TV


Australian court rules “free to roam” chicken producer claims false
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • July 12 2013

A federal court in Australia has determined that processors advertising their chickens as "free to roam" on packaging and in advertisements and


FSANZ IDs exposures to acrylamide and aluminum
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • May 9 2014

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) has issued the first phase of its Australian Total Diet Study (ATDS), which analyzed chemicals in


New labeling standard identifies eco-friendly cosmetics in Australia
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • June 28 2013

Choice Australia (GECA), an independent, not-for-profit organization that focuses on developing sustainable goods and services, has added a new


Dove Hair Care ads pulled in Australia, ASA found ethics breach
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • October 18 2013

After Australia's Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) upheld a complaint about a Dove Hair Care ad claiming that "90 of Kiwi women recommend" the


Australian oversight agency reviewing goods with caffeine and oxedrine
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • October 18 2013

The Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) of Australia's Department of Health has issued a monitoring communication to advise consumers and health


Australian advocacy group calls for ban on nanomaterials
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia
  • June 6 2014

Australian environmental group Friends of the Earth (FOE ) has issued a report that calls for a ban on the sale of all products, including cosmetics


Australian court finds human gene mutation to be patentable
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Australia, USA
  • September 11 2014

A full panel of the Federal Court of Australia has upheld its earlier ruling that an isolated but naturally occurring nucleic acid, BRCA1, can be