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Patent Beauty: IP and Hair Care Products
  • Dilworth IP
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

“Your hair is your crowning glory” is an often-quoted phrase with biblical roots. Perhaps more importantly, one’s hair is a visible barometer of


NAD Okays Use of Non-Industry Standard Test
  • Venable LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

Many of you are no doubt familiar with ANSI testing, which is often touted as the gold standard in assessing product performance. However, other types


Senate Passes Historic Cannabis Legislation Putting End to 95 Year Prohibition
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • June 21 2018

After a legislative showdown with the House of Commons regarding a series of proposed amendments, the Senate capitulated to the wishes of the lower


Regulatory Developments - EPA Issues Final Guidance on Points to Consider When Preparing TSCA New Chemical Notifications
  • Bergeson & Campbell PC
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued on June 20, 2018, guidance intended “to improve transparency with the public and with companies


FDA Issues First Draft Guidance Document on Intentional Adulteration
  • Keller and Heckman LLP
  • USA
  • June 21 2018

As promised in March 2018, FDA has issued the first of three guidance documents concerning its Final Rules on Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food


Canadian Senate Passes Bill Legalizing Recreational Cannabis
  • Dickinson Wright
  • Canada
  • June 21 2018

Canada has voted to legalize the recreational use of marijuana. The Senate approved Bill C-45 (the Cannabis Act) on Tuesday, clearing the last major


Proposed Amendments to Regulations Define Health Care Institutions’ Pharmaceutical and Medical Device Adverse Event Reporting Obligations
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 21 2018

In November 2014, the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa’s Law) came into force, amending the Food and Drugs Act to include


EU to Restrict Throwaway Plastic Products? Legislative Proposal on Single-use Plastic and Fishing Gear
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • European Union
  • June 20 2018

On 28 May 2018, the European Commission proposed a Directive on the reduction of the impact of certain plastic products on the environment. If adopted


New Consumer Product Recall Code of Practice: What You Need to Know
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 20 2018

The newly formed Office for Product Safety & Standards (OPSS) has embarked upon its commitment to improve product safety by introducing the first


Amendments to the Regulation for the Sanitary Control of Medicines and Related Products, Government Agreement 712-99 of the Ministry of Public Health
  • Arias
  • Guatemala
  • June 20 2018

On June 13th of this year, Governmental Agreement 104-2018 of the Ministry of Public was published in the Official Gazette, approving amendments to