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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


FDA steps up issuance of warning letters to cosmetic and dietary supplement companies
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 1 2015

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a number of Warning Letters to cosmetic and dietary supplement companies over the last several


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


Proposed changes to California’s Prop. 65 could expand warning label requirements
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

After two years of debate, the California Environmental Protection Agency's (CalEPA's) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assess- ment may soon


Pelman v. McDonald’s Corp.: no class certification for obese teens
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • October 29 2010

A judge from the U.S. Court of International Trade, sitting by designation in a New York federal district court, has determined that the obesity-related claims filed in 2002 against McDonald’s Corp. cannot be pursued as a class action


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


Putative class action targets kind LLC’s “healthy” claim
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • April 24 2015

Days after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a March 2015 letter warning Kind LLC against using the word "healthy" to describe


Mad cow disease risk on the agenda of upcoming TSE Advisory Committee meeting
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2015

The Food and Drug Administration has announced a June 1, 2015, Public meeting of the Transmissable Spongiform Encephalopathies (TSE) Advisory


FDA refuses to re-classify tooth-whitening products as drugs
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2014

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has denied a Citizen Petition asking the agency to re-categorize tooth-whitening products as drugs