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Steptoe & Johnson PLLC
Deadline Approaching for Compliance with Clery Act Changes

Every college should be reviewing guidance recently released by the Federal Student Aid (FSA) office. The guidance addresses recent and significant changes to the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act)....

McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC
Equal Justice Means Equal Access to Justice for All

By James P. DeAngelo Despite pop culture's depictions of lawyers as fast-talking, Armani-wearing, by-the-hour charging predators, many good-hearted lawyers are performing extraordinary public service magic all over Central Pennsylvania. We...

DLA Piper
No Decision by FDA Until Next Year On Whether Evaporated Cane Juice is Misleading

By Stefanie Jill Fogel , Kathleen Smith Ruhland , and Maggie Craig FDA will not issue further guidance on evaporated cane juice until 2016. In a July 8, 2015 letter response to a Northern District of California federal judge (filed July 13, 2015),...

DLA Piper
FDA Extends Compliance Deadline for Menu Labeling To December 1, 2016

By Scott W. Pink The Food and Drug Administration has announced that it is delaying the compliance date of the menu labeling rule by one year. Covered establishments will now have until December 1, 2016 to comply with the rule. The FDA extended...

Williams Mullen
Campaign Coordination: Warning to Political Candidates and Related Super PACs

By Robert J. Higdon Jr. Tyler Harber’s prosecution, and the two year federal prison sentence he recently received, are clearly warning shots across the bow of federal political campaigns around the country. And the blatant and unsympathetic...

Keller and Heckman LLP
FDA Announces Final Determination that Partially Hydrogenated Oils are Not GRAS

On June 16, 2015, FDA announced its final determination that there is no longer a consensus among qualified experts that partially hydrogenated oils (PHOs) are “generally recognized as safe” (GRAS) for any use in human food.[1] In effect,...