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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


EU Product Liability Directive - Update and Restart?
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 25 2016

The European Commission has announced an ‘evaluation and fitness check’ of Directive 85374EEC which provides for the strict liability of producers


European Court of Justice weighs in on GMOs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • September 22 2011

In recent weeks, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has issued rulings in two cases involving genetically modified organisms (GMOs


Environment action program to address nanomaterials and endocrine disruptors
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 4 2012

The European Parliament recently adopted a resolution setting priorities for the Seventh Environmental Action Program (7EAP) and urging the Commission to present a 7EAP proposal “without delay.”


European Commission Launches Consultation to Evaluate the Product Liability Directive
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • January 23 2017

Producers are among those invited to provide input for an evaluation of the European law on consumer claims for defective products. Interested


European Court rejects “Halloumi” as Community Trade Mark
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • October 16 2015

The European Union's General Court has rejected an appeal to register "Halloumi" and its Greek alphabet equivalent as Community Trade Marks, deeming


EFSA sets ADI for sunset yellow
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • July 18 2014

After revisiting a prior safety assessment, the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has established an acceptable daily intake (ADI) of 4 mgkg


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


EFSA Warns of Glycerol-Based Contaminants in Vegetable Oils
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • May 6 2016

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


EFSA approves use of advantame sweetener
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • August 2 2013

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has concluded that the sweetener advantame is safe for human consumption. Derived from aspartame and