Tag Archives: Enforcement

FDA releases 2017 enforcement statistics and recall draft guidance

On January 17, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) released its 2017 enforcement statistics. Overall, the statistics showed that there were no food importation debarment enforcement actions in the past year. Notably, there were 15,318 warning letters issued, … Continue reading

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The Year of Living Dangerously: One Year of President Trump — Top Five Most Memorable Moves by President Trump on Immigration Law and Enforcement. The Shutdown of the Federal Government.

Today marks Donald Trump's one year anniversary as President of the United States. Although fingers are pointing in different directions, Congress has forever marked the anniversary with a shutdown of the federal government. The latest congressional stalemate is in no… … Continue reading

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"Attorney General’s Memorandum on Federal Marijuana Enforcement: Possible Impacts"

The title of this post is the title of this "Legal Sidebar" publication authored by Todd Garvey and Brian Yeh with the Congressional Research Service. The piece serves as a useful short primer on federal marijuana laws and policies right … Continue reading

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US Attorney for Oregon, expressing "significant concerns about the state's current regulatory framework," plans summit in response to new AG enforcement policy

Billy J. Williams, the United States Attorney for the District of Oregon, has this fascinating new newspaper commentary under the headlined "U.S. Attorney: A call for transparency and action on marijuana." Here is most of what it says: Earlier this … Continue reading

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Telemarketing by Charity Fundraisers Remains an FTC Enforcement Priority

The FTC’s Northwest Regional Office has, for decades, led federal law enforcement efforts to investigate and shut down alleged fraud in the charity fundraising industry (state attorneys general are even more active in this space, as we’ve noted in previous … Continue reading

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