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National Advertising Division Issues Decision on “100% Natural,” Satiety, and Curbing Cravings Claims

A recent action by the National Advertising Division (NAD), a self-regulatory arm of the Better Business Bureau, addresses the level of proof necessary to support "natural" and...

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FTC proposal codifying "Made in USA" standard extends enforcement to online advertising, and enhances enforcement capabilities International Trade and Food and Beverage Alert

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on 22 June 2020 voted to adopt regulations codifying its long-standing Enforcement Policy Statement on U.S. Origin Claims (Policy Statement).

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FTC proposal codifying “Made in USA” standard extends enforcement to online advertising

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) on 22 June 2020 voted to adopt regulations codifying its long-standing Enforcement Policy Statement on U.S. Origin Claims (Policy Statement) (1). The...

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COVID-19 Restaurant / Foodservice and Retail Establishment Re-opening Considerations: Trends and Observations

There are numerous regulatory and practical issues borne out of COVID-19 that are facing the food industry, many of which are increasingly playing out at the state level. As states grapple...

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Agriculture Workers and Employers Guidance; Meat and Poultry Facility Assessments Toolkit; Retail Food Establishment Checklist

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recently released several guidelines for various segments of the food industry to address the COVID-19...

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FDA provides update on forthcoming new era of smarter food safety blueprint
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently provided an update from FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn M.D. and Deputy Commissioner for Food Policy and Response Frank Yiannas on the...

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FDA Issues Guidance on Temporary Flexibility Policy Regarding Certain Labeling Requirements During COVID-19 Pandemic

On May 22, 2020, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced two policies to provide temporary flexibility with respect to packaged foods formulation and labeling requirements...

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COVID-19 update: FDA issues guidance for food and agriculture sector businesses on the use of masks and what to do if a worker is exposed to or tests positive for COVID-19

This post summarizes two recent documents the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued for the Food and Agriculture Sector in response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Chipotle Mexican Grill enters into deferred prosecution agreement to resolve charges related to foodborne illness outbreaks

On April 21, 2020, Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (Chipotle) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) entered into a three-year deferred prosecution agreement (DPA) in connection with...

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