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California Appellate Court Holds That Federal Law Preempts Unfair Competition Law Claims Tied to Organic Label

In a case of first impression in the state courts, a California appellate court delivered an early Christmas present Dec. 23 to beleaguered food and beverage companies facing an avalanche of lawsuits under California’s Unfair...more

12/31/2013 - ConAgra Food Labeling Labeling Organic Preemption Unfair Competition USDA

New FDA Rule Provides Standard Definition of "Gluten-Free" for Food Labeling

The FDA has at long last adopted formal and final rules regarding the voluntary labeling of products as being “Gluten-Free.” While the rules announced on Aug. 2 will not be enforced until September 2014, it is recommended...more

8/14/2013 - Celiac Disease FDA Food Allergies Food Labeling Food Safety Gluten-Free

When Food Production Leads to Prosecution

Over the last few weeks, two big stories have made headlines in the food industry. Beginning in early February, news media across Europe began reporting that food products tested in several European countries contained...more

3/7/2013 - Certificates of Analysis DOJ EU FDCA Food Contamination Food Manufacturers Horse Meat Salmonella

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