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Food, Dietary Supplement & Cosmetics Update | Vol. IV, Issue 5

by Jones Day on

On June 13, 2017, FDA delayed the compliance date for the Nutrition Facts and Supplement Facts Label and Serving Size final rules, providing additional time for implementation. The rules were finalized in May 2016 and...more

Predictions and Outlook for U.S. Federal and International Chemical Regulatory Policy 2017

Predictions and Outlook for EPA’s Office of Chemical Safety and Pollution Prevention (OCSPP) 2017 - 2016 was full of surprises, two of which will drive much of the agenda for OCSPP during 2017. First, Congress...more

‘Where’s the beef?’ The FCA and its whistleblower protections

by Kirton McConkie PC on

Thirty-two years ago, 81-year-old actress Clara Peller filmed a commercial for the Wendy’s fast-food chain. She mar­veled at a hamburger with an enormous fluffy bun and grum­bled the immortal words: “Where’s the beef?” Since...more

China’s new Food Safety Law “the harshest ever”

by Dorsey & Whitney LLP on

China’s new Food Safety Law took effect on October 1, 2015, and will have a far-reaching impact on importers, producers and sellers of food. The new law significantly expands the scope of the previous Food Safety Law, which...more

China Regulatory Enforcement Quarterly - Q1 – 2015 |

by DLA Piper on

Inside This Issue: - Executive Summary - PRC Legal and Regulatory Updates - Major Enforcement News - China Communist Party Titles 101 - AIC Penalties Increase Risk of Dual Enforcement Actions - Frequently Asked...more

Food and Beverage News and Trends

by DLA Piper on

This regular publication by DLA Piper lawyers focuses on helping clients navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape. - Prepacked caramel apples tied to four deaths from listeria. Listeria from...more

Global Food, Drugs, Medical Devices and Cosmetics Newsletter - 3rd Edition

by K&L Gates LLP on

Welcome - We are pleased to provide you with the Fall edition of the Global Food, Drugs, Medical Devices and Cosmetics newsletter. This newsletter provides updates on important issues and developments across these...more

Food and Beverage Alert (US)

by DLA Piper on

This regular publication by DLA Piper lawyers focuses on helping clients navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape. - Judge refuses to dismiss “all natural” class action. On September 9, a...more

Global Food, Drugs, Medical Devices and Cosmetics Newsletter

by K&L Gates LLP on

Welcome - We are pleased to provide you with the Spring edition of the Global Food, Drugs, Medical Devices and Cosmetics newsletter. As stated in our inaugural issue, this newsletter provides updates on important...more

Tougher Product Liability Provisions Following The Release Of Long-Awaited Amendments To Consumer Rights And Interests Protection...

by DLA Piper on

OVERVIEW - The rise of consumerism in China over the past ten years, accompanied by huge increases in domestic consumption, has spurred greater regulatory enforcement in the area of product liability, as well as...more

China Tightens Food Safety Administration

by Ropes & Gray LLP on

The Chinese State Council recently announced the draft amendment of the Food Safety Law (“Draft Amendment”) for public comments through November 29, 2013. A high priority initiative on the Chinese government’s agenda to...more

China Strengthens Control Over Infant Formula Production

by Ropes & Gray LLP on

In response to the discovery of toxic bacteria in products imported from a New Zealand dairy producer, the Chinese government has published a series of draft guidelines and regulations on infant formula production. These...more

Proposed Sale Of Smithfield To Chinese Company Has Some Critics Squealing, While Others Say It Will Bring Home The Bacon

by King & Spalding on

Smithfield Foods, Inc. announced that it had entered into a definitive merger agreement with Chinese holding company Shuanghui International Holdings Limited on May 29, 2013. Based in Virginia, Smithfield is the world's...more

China Food Safety Laws

by Harris & Moure, pllc on

Wall Street Journal op-ed on what China needs to do to improve its food safety laws....more

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