Havens Quoted in Food Quality and Safety

Havens Quoted in Food Quality and Safety
A Single Food Agency: Trump Administration Proposes Merging FDA with FSIS
July 13, 2018
Ted Agres

Jonathan Havens, vice chair of the Firm’s Food and Beverage Practice, is quoted in this Food Quality & Safety Magazine article. The article discusses President Donald Trump’s idea to combine the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS).

According to Jonathan, the change would require a substantial amount of time and effort.

"Merging the food safety functions of the FDA and USDA would require Congressional action and reconciliation of regulator approaches, which the administration acknowledged in its proposal," said Jonathan.

To read the full article, click here.