Fashion and Retail, Advertising Counseling and Compliance, Consumer Product Safety Regulation, Manufacturing
With the complexity of today’s product safety regulatory environment and the drastic increase in civil penalty amounts for failure to report safety hazards, it is more important than ever for manufacturers and retailers to identify and resolve potential liability issues confidentially before they have the potential to draw scrutiny from regulators and negative publicity. This session helps companies improve their internal compliance programs and decide how and when potentially hazardous...
Dietary Supplements and Functional Foods, Antitrust Counseling and Compliance, Food and Drug Regulation, Manufacturing
In this session, our food and drug law attorneys will review recent FDA and DOJ enforcement cases and trends, highlighting the government’s increasing reliance on criminal enforcement tools in actions taken against both companies and their executives for alleged violations of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and other laws. They will also address key issues presented by the Yates Memo and offer tips and best practices for navigating the current enforcement environment.
Food and Drug Regulation
This session provides an update on FDA implementation and enforcement policies for domestic and foreign companies that are involved in the importation, manufacture, distribution, transportation, or marketing of food or food ingredients for consumption by humans or animals (pets, livestock, aquaculture, etc.) in the United States or U.S. Territories.
Dietary Supplements and Functional Foods, Consumer Class Action Defense, Food and Drug Litigation, Food and Drug Regulation
Claims about food help differentiate products, foster innovation, and convey important information to consumers. But what types of food claims are regulated, and by whom? How can you communicate the potential health benefits of your ingredients without running afoul of FDA and FTC rules and without exposing the company to risk of class action litigation? What ambiguities exist in the regulation of food claims? This session provides an overview of key FDA labeling requirements (including nutri...
Advertising Counseling and Compliance, Food and Drug Regulation
This session is based on our FDLI publication covering FDA & USDA labeling and advertising law topics for human food, pet food, dietary supplements, cosmetics, OTC drugs and OTC devices. The session can be tailored to focus on the products and claims that have greatest interest for the particular audience.
Consumer Product Safety Regulation, Food and Drug Litigation, Food and Drug Regulation
This session provides an update on FDA regulatory and enforcement developments (both product safety and labeling developments) concerning products in the “food and consumer health products” space (i.e., food - human/animal, dietary supplements, cosmetics/skincare, and OTC drugs and devices), an overview of key developments, and examines practical methods that companies can use to ensure they are taking steps to implement the latest rules in ways that offer the greatest value for t...
Internet of Things, Privacy and Information Security Counseling and Compliance
The phenomenon known as the Internet of Things has disrupted technology and created a convergence of data and innovation potential. Along with it, a host of legal issues arise relating to the regulatory agencies that oversee IoT products, such as wearable technology, consumer privacy implications, and the use and storage of vast amounts of passively-collected data. This session serves as a regulatory primer for any company considering entering or already operating in the IoT space.
Privacy and Information Security Counseling and Compliance
With more and more data arriving at an alarming rate, companies need to understand the legal ramifications it presents. This is an extended session devoted to examining the legal promises and problems associated with Big Data from both the government’s perspective as well as the perspective of industry, privacy advocates, and others.
Privacy and Information Security Counseling and Compliance, Cybersecurity Counseling and Compliance
In this session our cybersecurity attorneys will review the legal aspects of cyber incident preparedness and provides best practices to help keep you out of the papers. The program will discuss proactive legal strategies, including developing and testing a comprehensive incident response plans which include training and vulnerability assessments, and review of company processes, as well as roles and responsibilities of individuals throughout the organization.
Advertising Counseling and Compliance, Privacy and Information Security Counseling and Compliance, Cybersecurity Counseling and Compliance, Advertising Technology
This session will address how advertisers are tracking consumer activity across devices and provide guidance on legal best practices to follow when developing marketing campaigns that rely on such tracking. The session will include a discussion of recent law enforcement activity, such as the FTC’s recent settlement with Turn Inc. We will also discuss self-regulatory guidance and enforcement issues surrounding cross device information tracking and uses.