Practice

Food Law

From farm to table, every stage of the production and distribution cycle involves regulations that intersect with business strategy. To help you mitigate risk, respond to challenges, and capture opportunities, the lawyers of Hogan Lovells combine insiders’ knowledge with hands-on practical advice.

Representative experience

Represented the National Restaurant Association for more than 25 years in understanding and applying federal menu labeling rules.

Assist American Frozen Food Institute for 35 years in developing and implementing regulatory and policy strategy before FDA and USDA.

Advised the International Dairy Foods Association and drafted comments on FDA’s supplemental proposed rules to implement the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act.

Advising Grocery Manufacturers Association on the rapidly emerging issue of food biotechnology.

Sponsorships and Speaking Engagements

Food Marketing Institute's Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Conference

Samantha Dietle will present on the regulatory landscape for CBD-infused products, and federal and state enforcement actions during the session titled "Clearing the smoke: Navigating the...

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Hogan Lovells Events

FSMA Intentional Adulteration Vulnerability Assessments Training Course

On May 31, Hogan Lovells will offer an important training program on conducting a vulnerability assessment under the Mitigation Strategies to Protect Food Against Intentional...

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CBD at TTB: TTB issues new industry circular on hemp-derived ingredients in alcohol beverages A Seat at the Table

Many food and beverage companies are assessing the use of hemp-derived ingredients in their products in light of the 2018 farm bill provisions excluding "hemp" from the definition of...

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Sponsorships and Speaking Engagements

FDLI Annual Conference: Exploring Advanced Topics in Food and Drug Law

Philip Katz and Brian D. Eyink presented at the Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI) Annual Conference, which addresses complex legal, regulatory, compliance, and policy issues in all facets...

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CDC Publishes Updated Report on Preliminary Foodborne Illness Trends

Last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a report entitled, “Preliminary Incidence and Trends of Infections with Pathogens Transmitted Commonly Through ...

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New FDA draft guidance on voluntary recalls highlights importance of recall initiation plans Focus on Regulation

On 23 April, Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued draft guidance entitled "Initiation of Voluntary Recalls Under 21 CFR Part 7, Subpart C," which aims to clarify how firms in a...

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