Introduction to Food Law and Regulation

September 18–19, 2024  Virtual Course

Overview

Explore the essentials of food law and regulation and gain a comprehensive understanding of the various administrative agencies that impact these industries. Learn about pending regulations, food safety, food labeling, enforcement, and related issues. Case studies, hypotheticals, and ample time for discussion are provided.

Agenda Highlights

  • Organizational structure of the FDA
  • Concepts and statutes in food law and regulation, and the relationship between state and federal jurisdiction
  • Principles of food labeling requirements and litigation risks as shaped by FDA, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), and class action litigation
  • Role of inspection and enforcement authorities and practical steps toward compliance
  • Food safety frameworks, including review of Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) final rules and guidance for industry
  • International issues that affect food law and regulation in the United States
  • Dietary supplement oversight and the regulation of cosmetics

Statutes Covered

  • Federal Food, Drug & Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act)
  • Federal Meat, Poultry, and Egg Products Inspections
  • Federal Trade Commission 15 U.S. C. § 41 et. seq.
  • Lanham Act – 15 U.S.C. §1051 et seq.

Attendee Resources

These valuable takeaways will be provided onsite:

Who Should Attend

  • New legal and regulatory professionals
  • Seasoned practitioners new to the topic or wanting a refresher

Register

Super early registration expires 7/31/2024  

$1099

Members

$1399

Non-Members

Industry

$799

Members

$1099

Non-Members

Government
& Association

$899

Members

$999

Non-Members

Public/Patient Org
& Academic

$799

Members

$899

Non-Members

Student

$899

Members

$899

Non-Members

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Purchase A Practical Guide to FDA’s Food and Drug Law Regulation, 7th Edition to have an overview of the key legal and regulatory topics at your fingertips.  Order your copy today and it will be shipped directly to your office.

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