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EPA classifies TCE as human carcinogen
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 7 2011

EPA released a final human health assessment for trichloroethylene (TCE) on September 28, 2011, classifying the chemical as “carcinogenic to humans.”


Prop. 65 lawsuit seeks warnings for acrylamide in coffee
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2011

The Metzger Law Group has filed a lawsuit under the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act (Prop. 65) on behalf of the Council for Education and Research on Toxics (CERT), seeking an order to require coffee makers and retailers to warn consumers that coffee contains acrylamide, a chemical known to the state to cause cancer


“Handmade” claim “obviously cannot be used literally to describe bourbon,” court finds
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 8 2015

A Florida federal court has dismissed a lawsuit alleging that Beam Suntory Inc. and Maker’s Mark Distillery falsely label their Maker’s Mark bourbon


EPA revises condensable particulate matter rules
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued amendments to the new source review (NSR) rules under the Clean Air Act (CAA) to clarify how applicants must measure and account for condensable particulate matter


Too Much Sugar in Dole Fruit Products, Plaintiff Alleges
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2016

A consumer has filed a putative class action against Dole Packaged Foods, LLC alleging the company's products contain too much added sugar to be


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


USDA Finds American Egg Board Engaged in “Inappropriate Conduct” Against Hampton Creek
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 14 2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has completed a report reviewing nine allegations of misconduct


Louisiana Supreme Court reverses class certification ruling in rail car leak case
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2012

The Louisiana Supreme Court has reversed a lower court’s certification of a class of plaintiffs who alleged they were exposed to ethyl acrylic fumes from a railroad tank car leak


Food & Beverage Litigation Update: Issue 622
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 11 2016

Legislation, Regulations and Standards Sonoma County Passes Ban on GMO Crops Voters in Sonoma County, Calif, have passed by a significant margin - 55


Slave Labor Suit Against Nestlé Dismissed
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2015

A California federal court has dismissed a putative class action alleging Nestlé USA Inc. violates state laws about notifying consumers of products