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Contaminated Cheese and Chicken
Posted on 25 Feb 2015 by DLA Piper

One person dies from listeria linked to soft cheeses. Two people have been hospitalized and one has died in an ongoing listeria outbreak purportedly linked to Hispanic-style soft cheeses. The three cases were all reported in Washington state. The cheeses... Read More

FSIS Proposes New Recordkeeping Requirements for Ground Beef Processors & Retailers
Posted on 4 Sep 2014 by Keller and Heckman LLP

USDA’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) plans to propose a rule, in the coming days, that imposes new recordkeeping requirements on ground beef processor establishments and retail facilities. If adopted, this proposed rule, [ enhanced... Read More