October 4, 2017

Recent News

"Challenges Remain” for FDA’s Inspections of Food Facilities, According to Inspector General Report

Case Dismissed in FTC v. Quincy Bioscience

Three Reasons “Natural” Class Actions Are Here to Stay

What Does Tweeeeeting Mean for Advertisers?

Government-Mandated Health Warnings in Sweetened Beverage Advertising Found Likely to Chill Protected Free Speech

Gatorade Lands in Hot Water by Encouraging Others to Avoid Water

Getting Closer: Progress on Nominations for CPSC Chairman and Commissioner

NAD Addresses “Best Selling” Claims

Does the NAD’s Capillus Decision Baldly Contradict the FDA?

 

Analysis

SupplySide West Podcast 56: D.C. Lawyer Assesses State of Flux at FTC

In this podcast interview, partner John Villafranco describes the current state of the Federal Trade Commission and the potential implications for the dietary supplement industry.

To listen to the podcast, please click here.

 

Upcoming Events and Speeches

Avoiding Becoming an FTC Target: Implementing Agency Guidance on Privacy and Security Best Practices
October 6, 2017 | WASHINGTON, DC
Privacy + Security Forum
Dana Rosenfeld

Mary Jane Goes Into the Lab: The Evolving Business and Medical Landscape of Marijuana in North and South America
October 27, 2017 | MIAMI, FL
ABA Section of International Law Fall Conference
Kristi Wolff

2nd Annual Dietary Supplements: Regulatory Strategy Conference

November 13, 2017 | ARLINGTON, VA
Kristi Wolff

Dietary Supplements: Regulatory Strategy
2nd Annual Dietary Supplements: Regulatory Strategy Conference
November 13-14, 2017 | ARLINGTON, VA
John Villafranco

Data Security - Counselling The "Hot Topics"

November 16, 2017 | WASHINGTON, DC
2017 ABA Fall Forum
Dana Rosenfeld

Interactive and Hands-On Mock Product Launch

January 25, 2018 | WASHINGTON, DC
ACI's Inaugural Advertising Claims Substantiation Boot Camp
Christie Thompson