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CMS Final Rule Requires Prescription Drug Pricing Transparency In DTC Advertising
On May 8, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") finalized the regulation ("Final Rule" or "DTC Rule") requiring direct-to-consumer ("DTC")
United States
28 May 2019
FDLI Food Advertising, Labeling, And Litigation Conference Now Accepting Proposals
The Food and Drug Law Institute's 2019 Food Advertising, Labeling, and Litigation Conference for the Food and Dietary Supplement Industries will take place September 26 and 27 in Washington DC.
United States
6 May 2019
What Does FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb's Resignation Mean For Food Marketing?
On March 5, Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb resigned after 22 months at the helm of the agency.
United States
15 Mar 2019
Mandatory Oversharing On Food Labels: A Good Week For The Resistance
People on social media, and in some face-to-face social settings, often reveal more about themselves than they need to or really should.
United States
12 Feb 2019
Retro-Grade: What The La Choy Dragon Can Teach Us About Advertising Law, FDA Standards Of Identity, Evolving Gender Roles, And Noodles
The marketing of pasta products sold in American grocery stores is a fascinating case study in the evolution of FDA food standards, American marketing, and even gender roles,
United States
14 Jan 2019
The Federal Trade Commission Is Closed For The Shutdown
As the partial federal government shutdown continues, visitors to the FTC's web site will see a banner at the top of the main page reading, "The FTC Is Closed Due to the Lapse in Government Funding," and directing the reader to a page with details about the closure.
United States
9 Jan 2019
Claim Construction Surveys At The National Advertising Division: A Quantitative Analysis
This post describes a quantitative analysis of the use of consumer perception surveys to interpret implied advertising claims in the past five years of cases before the National Advertising Division
United States
28 Dec 2018
Proposed Rule Would Require List Price Disclosure On Consumer Prescription Drug Ads
Check out our recent Alert on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services proposed new rule, which would require prescription drug companies to disclose list prices of most drugs in all direct-to-consumer advertising.
United States
23 Oct 2018
CMS Proposes Requiring Prescription Drug Price Disclosure In Direct-To-Consumer Advertising
On October 15, 2018, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) published a Proposed Rule requiring disclosures by pharmaceutical manufacturers of the list price for certain drugs...
United States
19 Oct 2018
Martha Coakley Speaks With Tim Cheatham Of Wal-Mart On Exploring Collaboration With State Attorneys General
This week was the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) Retail Law Conference in Austin, Texas.
United States
17 Oct 2018
New Revisions To NAD Procedures
The National Advertising Division (NAD) of the Council of Better Business Bureaus announced and released several revisions to its ASRC Procedures during its annual conference on September 24-25.
United States
5 Oct 2018
Twelve Months Of NAD Decisions, By The Numbers
The annual conference of the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus (NAD) ...
United States
25 Sep 2018
Second Chances: Will There Be Big News At The NAD Conference About Post-Decision Substantiation?
Doesn't everyone deserve a second chance? It's a deep philosophical question. And one that the National Advertising Division of the Council of Better Business Bureaus (NAD) has been pondering.
United States
17 Sep 2018
Public Comments To The Proposed National Bioengineered Food Standard
The USDA's Agricultural Marketing Service recently accepted public comments on its Proposed Rule for the labeling of bioengineered foods,
United States
4 Sep 2018
What Could The USDA's Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard Mean For Food Labeling Litigation?
The symbol at right is one of the three candidate food labeling symbols indicating the presence of "bioengineered foods" being proposed ...
United States
3 Jul 2018
Top Food And Drug Cases, 2017, And Cases To Watch, 2018
In case you missed the 2018 Food & Drug Law Institute (FDLI) Annual Conference last month, the FDLI has given us permission to share the book everyone received at the conference...
United States
6 Jun 2018
An Influencer Award For A Kardashian, But Not From The FTC
If you've ever lamented that Kim Kardashian West just doesn't receive enough recognition for her efforts at promoting her own and other brands, we have exciting news for you.
United States
22 May 2018
"Non-GMO" Advertising Claims Join "Natural" Claim In The Parking Lot
Both await government policy action that may be a long time coming, and that may or may not end up resolving the cases.
United States
6 Apr 2018
Thoughts On KFC's Extra Crispy British Apology Ad
Last week, KFC restaurants published a full-page advertisement in British newspapers to apologize for a chicken shortage that had closed a number of its locations.
United States
9 Mar 2018
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