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Wisconsin manufacturer receives jail sentence and $750,000 fine over tainted cheese
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

An Illinois federal court has sentenced the former president of a Wisconsin cheese company to five days in jail, one year of probation and a $750,000


USDA issues compliance guideline for labeling of mechanically tenderized beef products
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

The U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Food Safety & Inspection Service (FSIS) has issued guidance about new labeling requirements for raw or


OFPA does not preempt putative class challenge to “organic” labels, court finds
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

A New York federal court has granted in part and denied in part a motion to dismiss a lawsuit alleging that Hain Celestial’s Earth’s Best food and


California Assembly Committee rejects proposed tax on sweetened beverages
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

A proposed bill (A.B. 1357) that would have imposed a 2-cent-perounce tax on soft drinks, sweet teas, energy and sports drinks has failed to pass the


RWJF study: industry takes “baby steps” in curtailing food marketing to children
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

A study funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Healthy Eating Research Program claims that a decrease in TV food advertisements directed to


Big Red takes on big ben in red cream soda trademark dispute
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

Big Red, Inc., a beverage company owned by Dr Pepper Snapple Group Inc., has filed a trademark infringement lawsuit against Catawissa Bottling Co


Court dismisses natural claims against Nature’s Own wheat bread
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

A California federal court has dismissed the claims in a putative class action alleging that Flowers Bakeries misrepresents its Nature’s Own bread


FDA issues draft guidance about mandatory food recalls
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued draft guidance about the implementation of mandatory food recall provisions under the Food


CSPI threatens litigation against Plum Organics and Gerber over allegedly deceptive trade practices
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 15 2015

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has threatened to bring lawsuits against Plum Organics and Gerber Products Co. for allegedly


Dealing with premature motions for class certification (filed to avoid Rule 68 offers)
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2015

Filing an bare-bones motion for class certification alongside the class-action complaint is one tactic to avoid the mooting effect of a Rule 68 offer