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Appeals Court Hears Arguments Anew On Country-Of-Origin Labeling
Posted on 25 Jun 2014 by DLA Piper

By Stefanie Jill Fogel and Mary B. Langowski On May 19, the US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit, sitting en banc, heard arguments in a case brought by the meat industry challenging COOL as a violation of free speech under the First Amendment. In... Read More

A Brief History and Overview of Country of Origin Labeling Requirements
Posted on 27 Jan 2014 by Keller and Heckman LLP

Country of Origin Labeling (COOL) laws and regulations require retailers to notify their customers of the country of origin of covered commodities, which include beef, veal, lamb, chicken, fish and shellfish, goat, pork, perishable agricultural commodities... Read More