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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


FDA Revises Food Labels to Reflect Added Sugars, New Portion Sizes
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has announced revisions to the Nutrition Facts label designed to emphasize "the link between diet and


Oregon Court Strikes Down GMO Crops Ban
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

An Oregon state court has invalidated a local ban on cultivating genetically modified organisms (GMOs), holding that the ordinance contradicts state


Proposed Class Action Challenges Alleged Slack Fill in “Go-Paks”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

A consumer has filed a putative class action against Mondelez International Inc. alleging the company's "Go-Paks," packages of "mini" or "bite"


NAS Report Finds No Evidence of Human Health Risk from GE Crops
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

The National Academy of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NAS) has published a report finding "no substantiated evidence of a difference in risks


U.S. Supreme Court in Spokeo Requires Concrete Injury for Claimed FCRA Statutory Violations
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

On May 16, 2016, the U.S. Supreme Court released its much anticipated opinion in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, No. 13-1339, 578 U.S. ___ (2016). There, the


Proposed Legislation Would Modernize Alcoholic Beverage Laws in New York
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D-N.Y.) has proposed legislation that would revise the Alcoholic Beverage Control Law (Blue Laws) to modernize the manufacture and


Court Refuses to Invalidate San Francisco SSB-Warning Law
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

A California federal court has denied the American Beverage Association's (ABA's) attempt to preliminarily enjoin the enforcement of a law requiring


CSPI Targets Cheez-Its in False Advertising Suit
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2016

A class of consumers in New York and California, represented by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), has brought suit in the Eastern


Missouri Court Punctures Puffed Up and Preposterous MMPA Claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2016

Plaintiffs can no longer base Missouri Merchandising Practices Act (“MMPA”) claims on sales “puffery”i.e., exaggerated statements upon which no