Published: February 19, 2019

Despite the cold temperatures across much of the country, federal and state policy, regulatory, and enforcement developments have been heating up in the food and beverage space.  In the last few weeks alone:

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Published: September 7, 2017

Commission Settles First-Ever Complaint Against Individual Influencers, Issues Warning Letters to 21 Others, and Releases Updated Staff Guidance

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Published: August 29, 2017

During a campaign-style rally in Arizona last week, President Trump repeated his call for more products to be “Made in the USA.”  Not surprisingly, the President did not address the standards that must be met in order for a product to bear such a claim, or the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC

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Published: July 20, 2017

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC or the Commission) announced a wave of reforms this week in line with Acting Chairman Maureen K.

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Published: June 30, 2017

The FTC’s determination that the use of sound board technology during a live telemarketer to consumer phone call is prohibited under its Telemarketing Sales Rule has been challenged in D.C. Circuit Court. In Soundboard Association v.

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Published: April 20, 2017

Commission sends letters to 90+ influencers and marketers regarding social media endorsement requirements, enforces Made in the USA claim standards, hosts hearing health workshop, and implements Trump directive.

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