Havens Quoted in the New York Times Discussing the FDA

Havens Quoted in the New York Times Discussing the FDA
Tobacco and E-Cigarette Lobbyists Circle as F.D.A. Chief Exits
March 15, 2019
Sheila Kaplan and Matt Richtel

Jonathan Havens, Food and Beverage Practice chair, member of the Life Sciences Practice, and former FDA attorney, is quoted in this New York Times article. Jonathan discusses FDA Chief Scott Gottlieb’s decision to resign and the potential impact on the industry.

"There have been well-intentioned commissioners before Gottlieb," said Jonathan. "But they were not as good at capturing the attention of the nation, of the stakeholders. I think that momentum could very well stall on some of these products, or be lost completely."