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Regulating your Product: Borderline Medicine or a Food for a Specific Group?
  • William Fry
  • European Union, Ireland
  • October 12 2016

Foods fortified with nutritional and disease-preventing qualities such as omega-3 fats and preprobiotics are invigorating the world food industry

UL Retained by CRN to Develop and Administer a Dietary Supplement Product Registry
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

The Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN), a trade association representing dietary supplement and functional food manufacturers, has reportedly

Food Law Guide - Vietnam
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Vietnam
  • December 16 2015

The Vietnamese National Assembly adopted the Law No. 552010QH12 on Food Safety on June 17, 2010 ("Food Safety Law"). The Food Safety Law stipulates

A year of global change 2015: 10 steps multinational life sciences companies should take to address global challenges
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • Global
  • March 2 2015

Members of Sidley Austin's Global Life Sciences team recently reviewed litigation, policy, regulatory and enforcement trends on several continents

Challenges of advertising functional foods in Australia
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia
  • October 28 2014

On the 27 June 2014, state and territory governments confirmed that Australia will introduce a voluntary 5 star health rating system on food labels

Marketing functional foods in Australia - how to navigate the rules on health and therapeutic claims
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • September 16 2014

Australia's demand for functional foods is growing rapidly and there are many opportunities for businesses wishing to market these foods in Australia

FDA guidances pose regulatory challenges for functional foods
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2014

The Food and Drug Administration recently finalized two guidance documents for dietary supplement manufacturers, one focused on Distinguishing Liquid

Notice of proposed amendment to the Enforcement Decree and Enforcement Rule under the Health Functional Foods Act
  • Yoon & Yang LLC
  • South Korea
  • November 25 2013

On November 6, 2013, the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety ("MFDS") issued a public notice of proposed amendments to the Enforcement Decree and

Dutch marketing for functional food product reveals regulatory shortcomings
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Netherlands
  • February 1 2013

Dutch social and political science professors have presented a case study on marketing a functional food in the European Union (EU) to demonstrate

Health Canada closes natural health product loophole
  • Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP
  • Canada
  • April 27 2012

Health Canada has reportedly notified companies that it will no longer accept natural-health product (NHP) applications for functional foods and similar products that are “represented, packaged and sold as foods.”