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Red lobster sued for sexually hostile environment
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2013

As the fiscal year came to a close and on the eve of the federal government shutdown, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) filed nearly


Food advertising to kids deemed “inherently misleading”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2012

In an article titled “Government Can Regulate Food Advertising to Children Because Cognitive Research Shows That It Is Inherently Misleading,” two attorneys and a communications professor assert that the First Amendment is no bar to the regulation of “junk food” ads targeting children younger than 12 because they lack the ability to understand the advertisers’ intent


Tito’s “Handmade” Vodka label targeted again in proposed class action
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 14 2015

A consumer has filed a lawsuit against Fifth Generation, Inc. alleging that its Tito’s Handmade Vodka is not “handmade” as claimed on the label


Wine counterfeiter receives 10-year prison sentence
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2014

According to New York Southern District U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara, a man who allegedly operated a wine counterfeiting laboratory from his


Federal court rules fear of contamination sufficient for standing in RCRA citizen complaint
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 21 2011

According to a federal court in Tennessee, fear that contamination will pose a threat to public health or the environment is sufficient for standing in a citizen suit under RCRA


New Data Eases Concerns over Arsenic Content of California Wine
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2016

Refuting earlier claims that California wines allegedly contain “dangerously high” levels of arsenic, a new study has concluded that inorganic


Federal agencies target dietary supplement manufacturers and distributors
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • China, USA
  • November 20 2015

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have announced the latest developments in civil and criminal actions


Lawsuit Challenges Buy-One, Get-One Deal at Grocers
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

Consumers have filed a putative class action against Albertson's Inc. and Safeway Inc. alleging the companies raise prices on meat during "buy one


Does consumer awareness of food addiction affect eating behavior?
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

Raising concerns about how the media portrays the concept of food addiction, a new study questions whether endorsement of this model "may cause


Federal Court defines land disposal and active management under RCRA
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2013

A federal court in New York has adopted specific definitions for two common terms, "land disposal" and "active management," for purposes of a