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FDA Finalizes Nutrition Labeling Guidance Documents

On December 31, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued two final guidance documents to assist industry with compliance with the agency’s updated Nutrition Facts...

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USDA publishes interim final rule on Hemp: key takeaways

On October 31, 2019, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) published an interim final rule (IFR) on domestic hemp production. This rule establishes a regulatory framework for...

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FDA holds public meeting on “A New Era of Smarter Food Safety” to further FSMA implementation A Seat at the Table

On October 21, 2019, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) held a public meeting to engage stakeholders on the agency’s initiative, “A New Era of Smarter Food...

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FDA announces form of enforcement discretion for first six months after new nutrition labeling rule compliance date

Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) updated its “Industry Resources on the Changes to the Nutrition Facts Label” webpage questions and answers,stating that...

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The A-CBDs of Registering Hemp-Related Trademarks: New Guidance from the USPTO LimeGreen IP News

Brand owners seeking to register cannabis-related trademarks take note: the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) recently issued guidance regarding the effects of the 2018 Farm Bill on...

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CBD at TTB: TTB issues new industry circular on hemp-derived ingredients in alcohol beverages A Seat at the Table

Many food and beverage companies are assessing the use of hemp-derived ingredients in their products in light of the 2018 farm bill provisions excluding "hemp" from the definition of...

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Dietary Supplement Regulation Update: FDA Announces Public Meeting on Responsible Dietary Supplement Innovation; FDA Launches Dietary Supplement Ingredient Advisory List

As a part of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) initiative to modernize and reform dietary supplement oversight, FDA announced it will hold a public meeting on...

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Cannabis Regulation Update: FDA Announces Public Meeting on Cannabis; FDA and FTC Issue Warning Letters to Manufacturers of CBD Products; Proposal to Add Cannabis Extracts and THC to Proposition 65

This post summarizes several regulatory developments related to cannabis and cannabisderivatives, including cannabidiol (CBD). The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently announced it...

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Consumer Horizons 2019

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