Why Attend

Preliminary Agenda


Location & CLE

Tuesday, September 28

10:30 – 11:00 AM

11:00 – 11:10 AM
Amy Comstock Rick, President & CEO, FDLI
Maia C. Kats, Of Counsel, Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP and Chair, Food Advertising, Labeling, and Litigation Conference

11:10 AM –12:20 PM
The Year in Review: Food and Dietary Supplement Industry Trends, Key Court Decisions, and Litigation Developments

12:20–1:20 PM 
Luncheon with Featured Speaker

1:20–2:20 PM
Bioengineered (BE) Disclosure, Cannabis, and Beyond: Upcoming Labeling Requirements and Potential New Legislation

2:20 –3:20 PM
Targeted Marketing and the Constantly Evolving Landscape of Social Media Advertising

3:20–3:40 PM
Refreshment and Networking Break

3:40–4:40 PM
Class Action Developments in Flavors, Geographic Origin Claims, and More

4:40–5:30 PM
Consumer Surveys and Economic Analysis in Support of Litigation: How Much Weight Do They Carry in Court?

5:30–6:30 PM
Conference Reception

Wednesday, September 29

10:30–11:00 AM 

11:00–11:05 AM 
Steven Leslie, Assistant Director, Educational Programs, FDLI

11:05 AM–12:00 PM
Heavy Metals, Glyphosate, and Other Environmental Contaminants: Assessing Risk and Informing Consumers

12:00–1:00 PM 
The Rise of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Claims

1:00–2:00 PM
Networking Luncheon

2:00–3:00 PM
Lessons Learned from International Approaches to “Healthy” and Consumer Education

3:00–4:00 PM 
A Completely Healthy, Natural, and Organic Conversation on the Future of Regulating Food and Dietary Supplement Advertising and Labeling

4:00 PM
Conference Adjournment