Registration Opens for ABA’s Fourth Annual Food and Supplements Workshop

April 7, 2014

The American Bar Association’s Section of Ligation (specifically the Food and Supplements Subcommittee of the Products Liability Committee) just announced its Fourth Annual Food & Supplements Workshop, scheduled for June 5 in the Minneapolis area.  Among the topics to be addressed:

  • Emerging Issues: Surveying the Regulatory and Litigation Horizon
  • Ethical Issues Arising from Governmental Investigations and Potential Criminal Charges Under the Park Doctrine
  • FSMA New Developments
  • Consumer Fraud Class Actions—Litigation and Settlement Strategy
  • Anatomy of a Recall
  • Litigation Risks: How In-House and Outside Counsel Can Work Together to Identify and Preemptively Address Potential Lawsuits Targeting Food and Supplement Products

Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.’s Ricardo Carvajal will participate in discussion of key issues raised by the latest proposed regulations issued under the authority of the Food Safety Modernization Act.  Additional information and a link to registration are available here.