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EU limits common parabens in cosmetics, bans use in diaper creams
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 7 2015

European Union regulations limiting concentrations of butylparaben and propylparaben in cosmetics products have taken effect for all new stock as of


Report suggests Europe could become marine biotech leader by 2020
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 13 2011

The Marine Board of the European Science Foundation has released a report that suggests Europe could become a global leader in marine biotechnology by 2020, particularly by cultivating microalgae for fuel


British Environment Minister Presses Plastic Microbead Ban
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 15 2016

Microbeads remain a hot issue both domestically and abroad. In a mid-June 2016 appearance before Parliament's Environmental Audit Committee, UK


Boston Beer Co. Seeks to Trademark “Brexit”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 8 2016

One day after U.K. Citizens voted to leave the European Union, Samuel Adams brewer Boston Beer Co. filed an application with the U.S. Patent and


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


EC proposes limits on food crop-based biofuel
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 26 2012

The European Commission (EC) has proposed limiting the amount of food crop-based biofuel that can count toward the European Union’s renewable energy targets for 2020


ECHA database contains names of companies that have registered under REACH
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • December 7 2012

The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) has entered, on the European Union’s registration, evaluation and authorization of chemicals (REACH) database, the names of companies that have registered substances under REACH without claiming confidentiality


EU court finds unified patent litigation system incompatible with EU treaties
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • March 24 2011

The Court of Justice of the European Communities has determined that a draft agreement which would create a European and Community Patents Court is not compatible with existing treaties


CPSC announces international effort for window-covering safety standards
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA, Canada, European Union
  • June 24 2010

In a coordinated initiative with Health Canada and the European Commission's Directorate General for Health and Consumers, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) has demanded that industry and standard-setting organizations immediately develop strong global safety standards for window coverings


EFSA investigates long-term dietary exposure to chlorate
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 26 2015

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