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Dietary Supplement & Cosmetics Legal Bulletin: November 2016
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • November 30 2016

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has secured orders against 29 defendants whom it claims deceptively marketed and billed consumers for skin care


Health Canada Updates Search Capabilities of the Natural Health Products Database
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA, Canada
  • July 28 2016

As part of its website migration to Canada.ca, Health Canada has updated the Licensed Natural Health Products Database (LNHPD). Under Canada's


Health Canada Approves GE Salmon
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • May 20 2016

Health Canada and the Canadian Food Inspection Agency have determined that AquAdvantage Salmon "is as safe and nutritious for humans and livestock as


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


Alberta Court Approves CAN$4-Million Settlement in Tainted Beef Lawsuit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • February 26 2016

An Alberta court has reportedly approved a settlement agreement in a class action stemming from an E. Coli outbreak that resulted in the recall of


New drug law in Canada
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2014

With a tip of the cap to our old friend, Peter Pliszka, north of border: Earlier this month, the so-called Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act


Vitamin supplements can be medical treatment, Eighth Circuit says
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • August 7 2014

The Eighth Circuit has sided with Sun Life Assurance Co. of Canada in a lawsuit alleging that the insurance company improperly denied the plaintiff


Canadian regulator considers barring pharma gifts to physicians
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • April 3 2014

The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, said to be the largest medical regulator in Canada, has proposed a policy addressing physicians'


UBC researchers receive $7.2 million to develop pulmonary disease test
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • December 12 2013

Two University of British Columbia (UBC) researchers have received CAN$7.2 million (US$6.8 million) to develop a test that will identify patients at


Canada takes steps to approve GM salmon
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 6 2013

Environment Canada has published a significant new activity notice that will allow AquaBounty Technologies, Inc. to produce genetically modified (GM