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Department of Justice Files Amicus Curiae Brief In First Circuit Seeking Reversal of Decision That Could Significantly Impair False Claims Act Enforcement
Posted on 29 Aug 2013 by Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

On August 1, 2013, the Department of Justice (the “DOJ”) submitted an amicus curiae brief asking the First Circuit to reverse a significant False Claims Act (“FCA”) decision issued in United States ex rel. Helen Ge, M.D. v. Takeda... Read More

FDA’s New Menu Labeling and Vending Machine Requirements: 10 Key Answers For Food Businesses
Posted on 4 Dec 2014 by DLA Piper

by Scott W. Pink and Barry M. Heller The Food and Drug Administration has finalized its rules requiring that calorie information be listed on menus and menu boards of chains with at least 20 units operating under the same name and in connection with... Read More

The FDA Goes Gluten Free: More to Come
Posted on 8 Aug 2013 by Richard Goldfarb

We'll have plenty more about the FDA gluten-free labeling rule that came out Friday. While I'm still digesting the 95 pages of the release, I wanted to point out something in the FDA's update that echoed what was in my last entry . In describing... Read More

I Can Believe It's Got No Fat *
Posted on 1 Aug 2013 by Richard Goldfarb

* But then again, I'm a lawyer. In the fifth episode of " The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy ", by Douglas Adams , Peter Jones played The Book. At one point, The Book gives some "helpful" information about the universe... Read More