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France Bans Plastic Cups, Cutlery
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • September 16 2016

France has reportedly passed a ban on plastic cups, knives, forks and plates as part of an ecological initiative, Energy Transition for Green Growth


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


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


EC Issues Report on Sports Food Regulations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 17 2016

The European Commission (EC) has published a report finding that foods intended for sportspeople do not require special provisions under the


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 Launches Study of BPA’s Effect on Immune System
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • June 24 2016

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has launched a new working group "to evaluate new scientific evidence on the potential effects of bisphenol


EU data protection reforms on the horizon impact on U.S. discovery obligations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 26 2016

With the adoption last month of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the European Union is set to impose landmark data protection measures


EFSA approves reduced cholesterol claims of artichoke extract supplement
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • August 15 2013

A French firm has secured approval from the European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Dietetic Products, Nutrition and Allergies (NDA) for


EFSA lowers exposure limits for inorganic arsenic
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 7 2014

The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) has updated its analysis of the occurrence of arsenic in food in europe, setting lower estimates of dietary


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