FoodIndustry Counsel

FSMA COMPLIANCE

DOJ AND FDA CRIMINAL PROSECUTION OF FOOD COMPANIES
DOJ And FDA Say Criminal Prosecution Of Food Companies Is A Priority
DOJ has now formally announced that it is partering with FDA to bring criminal sanctions against food companies and food company employees when they sell food products that cause human illness. This reflects a substantial shift in FDA and DOJ policy, and will likely have a substantial impact on the food industry as it reacts to the government's new approach to food safety regulation.
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Final Rule on Sanitary Transportation of Human and Animal Food
White Paper: FDA’s War on Pathogens
Resolving Your Most Challenging FDA Regulatory Concerns

USDA COMPLIANCE

USDA FINAL
Solving Your Most Difficult USDA Regulatory Challenges
If you harvest, fabricate or process meat or poultry products, you interact with USDA on a daily basis. But, sometimes, the routine becomes extraordinary. Whether faced with an unexpected FSA or difficult and costly regulatory issue, our firm can help you resolve your most complex regulatory concerns.
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Enhancing Your Operations To Stay Ahead Of FSIS Policy Changes

RECALL MANAGEMENT

RECALL FINAL
Managing Your Unexpected High-Profile Outbreaks And Recalls
Food production is surrounded by risk. Often times, despite a company's best efforts, recalls can and do occur. When FDA or USDA request a recall, our firm can help your company navigate the recall process successfully, while at the same time protecting your product, your customers and your brand.
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Deciphering The Real Nature Of Voluntary Food Product Recalls

BRAND PROTECTION

BRAND PROTECTION FINAL
Protecting Your Brand By Finding And Eliminating Food Safety Risk
If your company has not yet been involved in a recall, it is only a matter of time before you are. In many cases, however, recalls could have be avoided by proactive risk management. Our firm can help your company identify and then eliminate risk to prevent unwanted recalls.
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Begining Your Crisis Management Planning Long Before A Crisis Occurs

FOOD SAFETY LITIGATION

US COURTS FINAL
Defending And Prosecuting Your Most Complex Food Safety Claims
Sometimes, despite best efforts, parties are unable to resolve their food safety disputes. When this happens, we help food industry clients defend against food safety product liability claims, and regularly assist food industry clients either prosecute or defend their high-profile food safety and food quality commercial claims.
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Mediating Your Most Difficult Food Safety Claims And Disputes
Deciding Whether Food Safety Mediation May Be Best For You
Avoiding Litigation By Properly Managing Food Safety Complaints

WEBINARS

FDA FOOD SAFETY CRINIMAL VIOLATIONS
WEBINAR: Avoiding Prison Time For Food Safety Failures
FDA is now aggressively using criminal charges as a tool in its objectives to overhaul the safety of the food supply. Under the FDA's new standards, food company executives and QA managers can be charged criminally for selling unsafe food. Learn how to best protect your company, and yourself, from criminal exposure.
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FSMA Compliance Webinar Series
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