Tag Archives: Labeling

Deportation by Any Means Necessary: How Immigration Officials Are Labeling Immigrant Youth as Gang Members

President Trump has painted with a broad brush immigrants from El Salvador as MS-13 members (and Mexicans as criminals). This report from the Immigrant Legal Resource Center details findings from a national survey of legal practitioners concerning the increased use… … Continue reading

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The Food Labeling Modernization Act Is Back Again…

By Riëtte van Laack — On April 2, Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. introduced the Food Labeling Modernization Act (FLMA) of 2018, an updated version of the FLMA of 2015. As we previously reported, the FLMA of 2015 was an updated … Continue reading

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French NGO Claims Many Manufacturers Fail to Comply with Nano Labeling Requirement

UFC-Que Choisir, a French non-governmental organization (NGO), announced on January 23, 2018, that it filed complaints against nine manufacturers of food and cosmetic products for failure to comply with the requirement to report the presence of nanomaterials on the product … Continue reading

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A trace of deceptiveness in bourbon age labeling

Penrose v. Buffalo Trace Distillery, Inc., 2018 WL 705054, No. 17CV294 (E.D. Mo. Feb. 5, 2018)Plaintiffs brought a putative class action claiming that BT misrepresented that  Old Charter bourbon has been “aged 8 years.” The court mostly refused to dismiss … Continue reading

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5 Ways Cosmetic Product Companies Can Comply with FDA Labeling Requirements & Help Avoid FDA Enforcement

Cosmetic products do not require Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval unless they have color additives or unless the qualify as a drug, medical device, or dietary supplements. There are two laws, however, that regulate the entry of cosmetic products … Continue reading

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