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Where’s the Beef? Are Stricter Warning Label Requirements on the Horizon for the Meat Industry?

Posted in Food Products, Product Liability
The World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations’ public health arm, issued a report on October 26, 2015, based on research performed by the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), linking cancer to consumption of red meat and processed meat. In the report, 22 world health experts from 10 countries confirmed that consumption of… Continue Reading

What’s Really in Your Supplements?

Posted in Food Products, Pharmaceuticals, Product Liability
New York State Attorney General’s Investigation Has Sparked a Coalition of State Attorneys General Against Herbal Supplement Manufacturers: What does this mean for the industry as a whole in terms of product liability exposure? The recent announcement by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman concerning his investigation into mislabeled supplements has put the industry front… Continue Reading

Do You Really Want to Know What’s in Your Food? Connecticut Requires Labeling for Genetically Modified Foods

Posted in Agricultural and farm equipment, Food Products
 Connecticut, the first state to pass a law that requires labeling for genetically engineered foods, is being joined by states with similar labeling requirements, but no labeling mandates. Despite the reluctance of some states to enact these labeling regulations, it appears that the trend is moving toward more stringent labeling requirements for food manufacturers. We,… Continue Reading