Practice

Food Law

From farm to table, every stage of the production and distribution cycle involves regulations that intersect with business strategy. To help you mitigate risk, respond to challenges, and capture opportunities, the lawyers of Hogan Lovells combine insiders’ knowledge with hands-on practical advice.

Representative experience

Represented the National Restaurant Association for more than 25 years in understanding and applying federal menu labeling rules.

Assist American Frozen Food Institute for 35 years in developing and implementing regulatory and policy strategy before FDA and USDA.

Advised the International Dairy Foods Association and drafted comments on FDA’s supplemental proposed rules to implement the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act.

Advising Grocery Manufacturers Association on the rapidly emerging issue of food biotechnology.

Hogan Lovells Publications

FSIS Issues Compliance Guideline on Kit Labeling

Yesterday, FSIS issued its long-awaited guidance on the labeling and packaging of “kit” products. Although FSIS has long informally applied its “kit policy,”...

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FDA Issues Draft Guidance on Reducing Microbial Food Safety Hazards in the Production of Seed for Sprouting

FDA recently released a Draft Guidance for Industry entitled, “Reducing Microbial Food Safety Hazards in the Production of Seed for Sprouting” (“Draft...

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China's tariff exclusion process International Trade Alert

On 13 May 2019 China's State Council Tariff Commission announced a tariff exclusion process in which importers of certain U.S. goods subject to retaliatory tariffs can apply for exclusions...

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International Products Law Review

We are excited to bring you the latest issue of International Products Law Review with insights and updates on all aspects of products law. In this issue we explore new approaches to motor...

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Landmark Supreme Court ruling on FOIA protection favors business Government Contracts Alert

Yesterday, 24 June 2019, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a landmark decision, Food Mktg. Inst. v. Argus Leader Media, 139 S. Ct. 915 (2019), that overturns a half-century of precedent and...

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Sponsorships and Speaking Engagements

Food Marketing Institute's Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Conference

Steven Steinborn and Samantha Dietle will present at the Food Marketing Institute's 2019 Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Conference, which addresses the changing laws and regulations food ...

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