Date: Apr 22, 2016
Partners Leslie Krasny and Bob Niemann were quoted in article "Non-GMO Claims on Foods Containing Dairy or Meat are Fertile Grounds for False-ad Lawsuits, Warn Attorneys." The April 22nd article appeared on foodnavigator-usa.com. The article details how food marketers could be sued if they make non- GMO claims about foods containing dairy or meat from animals fed GE feed. Ms. Krasny speaks to what a "reasonable consumer" would define as non-GMO, and Mr. Niemann speaks to the Vermont Statute, which provides an exemption for "foods consisting of or derived entirely from an animal that is itself not produced with genetic engineering, regardless of whether the animal has been fed or injected with any food, drug, or other substance produced with genetic engineering. To view the article, click here.
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