Ad Law News and Views-October 5, 2016
October 5, 2016
In this issue
Recent News | AnalysisUpcoming Events and Speeches 
The Team | Recent Awards | Follow the Practice
Recent News
Senate Commerce Committee Members Air Laundry List of Pressing Issues Including Privacy, Data Security, and FTC Enforcement

FTC Bureau Director Highlights Continuing Health-Related Enforcement, Homeopathic Guidance, and ROSCA at NAD Conference

FDA to Redefine “Healthy;” Requests Public Comment and Issues New Guidance

Caution with Hyperlinks and Info-Hovers: Court Denies DIRECTV’S Motion for Partial Summary Judgment​

“Follow the Lead” Recap: FTC Summarizes Takeaways from Workshop on Lead Generation​

 
Analysis 
Smart Strategies for Marketing Brain Health Products

Partner Kristi L. Wolff authored “Smart Strategies for Marketing Brain-Health Products” for Nutritional Outlook.  The article discusses the joint jurisdiction of the FDA and FTC over many brain health products – foods, dietary supplements, as well as games and apps - and highlights recent enforcement actions brought by both agencies.   The article also offers practical tips for companies marketing products in this space.  Read more…

TCPA Quarterly: Fall 2016

Alysa Hutnik joins Steve Augustino and Jennifer Wainwright on Kelley Drye’s Full Spectrum podcast to discuss two recent FCC orders related to calls made by government contractors or for the purposes of collecting debts owed to the federal government, review a declaratory ruling issued this summer that loosened Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) restrictions on calls placed by schools and utility companies, and concludes with an overview of TCPA-related things to watch out for over the next few months. This podcast is the first in what will be a regular series devoted to covering noteworthy developments relating to the TCPA. This series will cover decisions from the FCC and federal courts, as well as any TCPA-related activity on Capitol Hill. Listen here...

Be sure to also to check out Kelley Drye's monthly TCPA Tracker.
Upcoming Events and Speeches 
  
Developing and Substantiating Product Claims
October 5, 2016 |LAS VEGAS, NV
2016 SupplySide West Global Conference
Katie Bond
  
Federal and State AG Enforcement on Cyber Security, Data Privacy, and Protection
October 13, 2016 |  SAN FRANCISCO, CA
20th Advanced Global Legal and Compliance Forum on Privacy & Security of Consumer and Employee Information
Alysa Zeltzer Hutnik
 
Privacy and Security Lessons from the FTC’s 100-Year History and Activities in Other Areas​
October 26, 2016 |WASHINGTON, DC
HB Litigation Conferences Privacy + Security Forum 

Dana B. Rosenfeld
 
Food Law, Regulations and Agency Fundamentals: An Essential Primer on Applicable Laws and Key Agencies Having Authority Over Food​
November 14 2016 |CHICAGO, IL
American Conference Institute's Food Law and Regulation Boot Camp 
Sarah Roller