January 2, 2015
Partner Sarah Roller was quoted in the Law360 article "Food & Beverage Legislation And Regulation To Watch In 2015." The article outlines what attorneys should be watching for concerning several pieces of food and beverage legislation and regulation. Ms. Roller notes that, "The FDA is slated to issue final rules implementing several provisions of the Food Safety and Modernization Act, which is "a paradigm shift from a regulatory standpoint." She points out that companies will have to do a lot of work to get ready for the new rule, including negotiating contracts with suppliers, rethinking specifications for ingredients and requesting more information from suppliers.
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