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D.C. Superior Court Holds That Challenge to Advertising Claim for Meat Product is Preempted Because USDA Approved Same Claim on Label

By Riëtte van Laack — In 2016, the Animal League Defense Fund (ALDF) sued Hormel Foods Corporation, alleging that the company’s use of the terms “natural” and “no preservatives added” in advertising for its Natural Choice products violated the D.C. … Continue reading

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State Meat Label Restrictions Face Preemption Challenges

With a focus upon the emerging cell-cultured meat industry, there has been considerable recent discussion about the significance of jurisdictional differences at the federal level between the US Department of Agriculture and the US Food and Drug Administration. Read more … Continue reading

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Regulations Coming Soon for Lab-Grown Meat

As lab-grown meat moves closer to grocery store shelves, regulators must decide how to regulate food products pulled straight from the pages of science fiction. The sale of lab-grown meat—also called cell-cultured meat, in vitro meat, synthetic meat, fake meat, … Continue reading

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BC Attorney General – ICBC Does Not Have A “Meat Chart”

Last month ICBC withdrew many settlement offers on open claims and replaced them with lower unrealistic offers which were not tied to judicially established legal principles but rather internally designated criteria.  The media dubbed this strategy the “meat chart” which appears … Continue reading

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Williams Brothers Meat Market in Washington, Missouri tied to E. coli Outbreak

According to the Missourian Staff Writer Kavahn Mansouri, a recall on ham sold at Williams Brothers Meat Market, Washington, was issued this week after four confirmed cases of E. coli were linked back to the local butcher. An investigation by … Continue reading

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