FDLI’s first Food and Drug Policy Forum for 2016, guest-edited by Brenda Seidman, offers multistakeholder perspectives on FDA’s recent Warning Letters concerning bulk pure pow...read more

What Food Laws Can the UK Adopt to Reduce Health Inequalities?

Posted on December 2015 by Stuart Flint and Sophia Reale

In this issue of the Food and Drug Policy Forum British health researchers Stuart Flint and Sophia Reale review calorie and health information legislation from the US and elsewhere as pot...read more

Reply to Professor Sugarman

Posted on June 2015 by Bert W. Rein, Founding Partner, Wiley Rein LLP

This special edition of the Food and Drug Law Institute’s Food and Drug Policy Forum features a response to an earlier article—offering a very different perspective. We encourage r...read more

Should government-mandated food labeling ever be considered unconstitutional as impermissible “compelled speech”?  Stephen D. Sugarman, University of California Berkeley School of ...read more

Food Fight: An Examination of Recent Trends in Food Litigation and Where We Go From Here

Posted on April 2015 by UCLA Resnick Program for Food Law and Policy

This special issue of the Food and Drug Law Institute’s Food and Drug Policy Forum brings together a series of short reflections on the significance of increasing litigation around food. In A...read more

A Natural Solution: Why Should FDA Define “Natural” Foods?

Posted on September 2014 by Gardner, Howell, and Knudsen

Issue 9 of the FDLI Policy Forum, entitled “A Natural Solution: Why Should FDA Define “Natural” Foods?” focuses on the current debate surrounding the use of the term “...read more

The GRAS Exemption and GRAS Notification: Is There a Need for Significant Changes to Current Policy?

Posted on August 2014 by Mark L. Itzkoff, Of Counsel, Olsson Frank Weeda Terman Matz PC; Joshua Q. Callister, Summer Associate, Olsson Frank Weeda Terman Matz PC

Volume 4 Issue 7 of the FDLI Policy Forum – GRAS Issue 7 of the FDLI Policy Forum focuses on the generally recognized as safe (GRAS) exemption and notification program for food additives . Th...read more

Rethinking the FDA’s Food/Supplement Framework

Posted on April 2014 by Michael Gruver and Glenn Pogust, Kaye Scholer LLP

FDLI Policy Forum Volume 4, Issue 4 was published on April 2, 2014. This issue focuses on the FDA guidance for industry titled, “Distinguishing Liquid Dietary Supplements from Beverages.&rdqu...read more

Ravioli Trees and Tortellini Bushes: What Should Courts Expect from the Reasonable Consumer When it Comes to “Natural” Claims?

Posted on January 2014 by John E. Villafranco, Partner & Katie Bond, Associate Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

This issue of Policy Forum (Volume 4, Number 1, January 29, 2014) –Ravioli Trees and Tortellini Bushes: What Should Courts Expect from the Reasonable Consumer When it Comes to “Natural&...read more

In this Policy Forum, the authors present a set of Core Principles as policy recommendations developed through a series of dialogues convened by the Institute for Environmental Negotiation at the U...read more