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SSB taxes and Food Marketing among topics at upcoming childhood obesity conference
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2015

Public health advocates from around the United States will convene in San Diego, California, on June 29-July 2, 2015, for the 8th Biennial Childhood


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


Putative class action challenges Gerber’s infant formula immunity benefits claims
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • June 5 2015

Two plaintiffs have filed a lawsuit against Gerber Products Co. alleging that the company misrepresented its Gerber Good Start infant Formula by


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


New UK campaign asserts that “sugar is the new tobacco”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • January 10 2014

A group of international health experts has launched a new campaign intended to reduce the amount of sugar in processed foods and beverages sold in


Rudd CenterRWJF examine athletes’ food endorsements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 18 2013

Yale University's Rudd Center for Food Policy and Obesity and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) recently conducted a study concluding that


Bittman condemns Beyoncé’s marketing deal with Pepsi
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2013

According to New York Times food commentator Mark Bittman, Beyoncé Knowles has joined a list of celebrities who have entered endorsement deals


Rudd Center seeks to redefine “child-directed advertising”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2013

The Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity has published a study urging a broader definition of "child-directed" TV advertising than the one currently


American academy of pediatrics calls for “media diet”
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • November 1 2013

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently issued a policy statement calling on doctors to review patient media use and work with parents to


CSPI ad criticizes Nickelodeon for airing “junk” food commercials
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • March 15 2013

The Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI) has targeted Nickelodeon and parent company Viacom, Inc. with a full-page "wanted" ad in the