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FDA is Keeping up with Kim Kardashian
Posted on 8 Sep 2015 by Norton Rose Fulbright

by Cori Goldberg and Saul Perloff Kim Kardashian’s recent Instagram post yielded 466,000 “likes” and one FDA Warning Letter . In her social media post, also posted on Facebook, Kardashian discussed the drug DICLEGIS and the positive... Read More

Tags: misbranding , FDA

The FDA Goes Gluten-Free: Let's Speed It Up
Posted on 27 Aug 2013 by Richard Goldfarb

The FDA's final rule on gluten-free labeling was published in the Federal Register on August 5, 2013, with a mandatory date for compliance of one year thereafter, or August 5, 2014. But the FDA makes clear that this is an outside date. "However... Read More

Norton Rose Fulbright Consumer Products Law Blog: Formula For Disaster: FTC Sues Gerber For Falsely Advertising Baby Formula As ‘’FDA Approved’
Posted on 10 Nov 2014 by Norton Rose Fulbright

By Julie Glazer Last week the FTC sued Gerber Products Co., alleging that it has no basis for asserting that its Good Start Gentle baby formula reduces the risk of infant allergy development and that these health claims were falsely advertised as “FDA... Read More

Duane Morris LLP: FDA Publishes Draft Guidance Documents on Compounding Using Bulk Drug Substances
Posted on 4 Nov 2015 by Duane Morris LLP

On October 27, 2015, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published notice of two draft guidance documents in the Federal Register [1] : “Interim Policy on Compounding Using Bulk Drug Substances Under Section 503A of the Federal Food, Drug... Read More

Kim Kardashian Posts Corrective Ad on Instagram
Posted on 15 Sep 2015 by Norton Rose Fulbright

Kim Kardashian is promoting Diclegis® on social media once again. But this time, she is posting about the drug to correct her prior actions. On August 12, we discussed Kim Kardashian’s Instagram and Facebook post in which she discussed the... Read More

Tags: misbranding , FDA

Kim Kardashian Posts Corrective Ad on Instagram
Posted on 15 Sep 2015 by Doug Esten

Kim Kardashian is promoting Diclegis® on social media once again. But this time, she is posting about the drug to correct her prior actions. On August 12, we discussed Kim Kardashian’s Instagram and Facebook post in which she discussed the... Read More

Tags: misbranding , FDA

Duane Morris LLP: FDA Publishes Revised Guidance on Product Tracing Requirements for Dispensers
Posted on 4 Nov 2015 by Duane Morris LLP

On November 27, 2013, the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) was enacted “to build an electronic, interoperable system by November 27, 2023, which will identify and trace certain prescription drugs as they are distributed in the United States... Read More