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European Ombudsman censures EFSA over conflict of interest rules
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • February 6 2015

The European Ombudsman has issued a January 28, 2015, decision directing the European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) to revise its conflict-of-interest


California company to halt European candy imports in agreement with Hershey
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • January 30 2015

Let's Buy British Imports (LBB Imports) has reportedly agreed to stop importing Cadbury chocolate made overseas pursuant to the settlement of a


ENSSER publishes statement challenging consensus on GMO safety
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 30 2015

Led by the European Network of Scientists for Social and Environmental Responsibility (ENSSER), a group of independent researchers has released a


EFSA says “no consumer health risk” from BPA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 23 2015

The European Food Safety Authority's (EFSA's) Panel on Food Contact Materials, Enzymes, Flavorings and Processing Aids (CEF) has issued a scientific


Expert Panel confirms safety of BPA use
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 22 2015

We have posted before about the BPA "controversy" egged on by lawyers seeking their next mass tort. Now comes yet another report on BPA, from the


European Parliament approves GMO cultivation regulation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 16 2015

Confirming a December 2014 "hand-shake" agreement, the European Parliament has reportedly approved a law giving member states the authority to


Italian winemakers threaten legal action against British pubs for selling prosecco on tap
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, Italy, United Kingdom
  • January 16 2015

A consortium of prosecco manufacturers has reportedly contacted the United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency and Intellectual Property Office to


EFSA seeks comments on caffeine safety assessment
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • January 16 2015

The European Food Safety Authority (ESFA) has opened a public consultation on a draft scientific opinion finding that "single doses of caffeine up to


France implements new BPA rules; EFSA announces forthcoming scientific opinion
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union, France
  • December 19 2014

The French Directorate-General for Competition Policy, Consumer Affairs and Fraud Control (DGCCRF) has released a guidance document detailing the


EU Parliament & Council reach accord on GMO cultivation
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • European Union
  • December 12 2014

A "hand-shake" agreement between the European Union's Parliament and Council will reportedly end an ongoing dispute over member state control of