Douglas J. Behr

Apr 25, 2017 FDCA Criminal Investigations - What Catches the Prosecutor's Eye?
Jan 12, 2017 Ninth Circuit Rejects Administrative Infeasibility As A Basis For Decertifying Class Actions
Jan 05, 2017 Food Court Report - Dismissal of Movie Candy Slack-Fill Case Leaves Sour Aftertaste: Federal Court Rejects Labeling Disclosure Defense
Aug 30, 2016 A $75 Check in Response to a Demand Letter Killed a Potential Class Action
Aug 02, 2016 Food Court Report: Father and Son Food Company Executives Sentenced to Prison for Salmonella Outbreak
Jun 29, 2016 June Food Court Report - The Interplay of FDA Regulation and Food Law Litigation: A Case In Point
May 27, 2016 "'Artificial Flavors' and 'Chemical Preservatives' - 'Natural' Litigation By Another Name?"
Mar 31, 2016 Trial Court Dismissed Suit Alleging Deceptive Practices in Use of Non-GMO Claims
Feb 23, 2016 And You Thought the Recall Was Hard Enough; Wait Till You Get the Grand Jury Subpeona
Dec 15, 2015 Food Court Report: You Can't Say It's "Organic" If It's Not
Oct 05, 2015 Keller and Heckman Named 2015 Recipient of JCS Pro Bono Legal Service Award
Jun 18, 2015 Food Court Report: FDA Rules on Transfats. Class Action Suits to Follow?
May 13, 2015 Food Court Report: Consumers Can Challenge Certified Organic Products They Believe Contain Improper Ingredients
Jan 15, 2015 Food Court Report: Plaintiffs Challenging Food Labels May Be Required to Conduct Expensive Consumer Perception Surveys to Demonstrate Deception
Dec 11, 2014 Douglas Behr Authors Article for
Dec 01, 2014 "Made in USA" Jeans Case
Dec 01, 2014 FOOD COURT REPORT: Brazil v. Dole
Nov 12, 2014 FOOD COURT REPORT: Food Manufacturer Defeats Class Certification in Labeling Claim Because Putative Class Lacked Ascertainability
Oct 22, 2014 Food Safety Audit Firms May be Held Liable for Consumer Injuries Resulting from Negligent Inspections
Jul 03, 2014 Advertising and Promotion Alert: "Battle of the Experts" Not Sufficient to Establish Violation of State Consumer Protection Acts
Jun 16, 2014 Compliance with FDA Regulations May Not Protect a Company From the Risk of Liability to Competitors via Unfair Competition Challenges
Apr 08, 2014 Litigation Alert
Apr 02, 2014 Douglas Behr Authors Article in Food and Drug Law Journal
Jul 19, 2013 Failure to Strictly Comply with FDA Regulations May Get You Sued
Jun 13, 2013 FDA Uses Warning Letters to Expand the Park Doctrine to Include Violations of Contractors
Jun 03, 2013 Supreme Court Upholds Chevron Deference to Agencies
May 20, 2013 Government Agencies Cannot Amend Their Rules Through Litigation Settlements
Apr 19, 2013 FOIA: Court Ruling Requires Faster Substantive Agency Responses and Allows Court Intervention Earlier if Necessary
Apr 12, 2013 Alert: Ries v. Arizona Beverages
Apr 02, 2013 MA ZIP Code Ruling: Implications for Online Retailers, Gas Stations and Others
Mar 21, 2013 Supreme Court Strengthens Challenges to Privacy Plaintiffs
Oct 26, 2012 Court Rebuffs CPSC Database Disclosure Decision in Important Administrative Law Ruling
Oct 04, 2012 Regulation of Industrial Chemicals by DEA and the States as Precursor Chemicals
Sep 10, 2012 Emerging Trends in Privacy and Data Security Litigation
Aug 23, 2012 Western Sugar v. ADM: Member Liability for Association Action
Jun 29, 2012 Mobile App Developer Settles COPPA Violations with NJ AG
Jun 28, 2012 U.S. Privacy and Data Security Developments: Impact on Retailers
Aug 26, 2011 New York Court Dismisses Advertisers from "Flash Cookie" Lawsuit; Narrows State Claims Against Ad Technology Provider
Feb 01, 2011 Litigation Alert: Eighth Circuit Finds Adulterated Drug Claims Are Not Preempted
Aug 06, 2010 Nanotechnology Defined
Jul 26, 2010 Client Alert: The Attorney-Client Privilege and Former Employees
Jun 28, 2010 Litigation Alert: Seventh Circuit Holds that Federal Jurisdiction under CAFA is Determined Exclusively At the Time of Removal
Jun 23, 2010 IP, Telecom and Technology Sourcing Bulletin
Jun 18, 2010 Litigation Alert: Court Explains the Circumstances in Which an Employer May Invoke the Attorney-Client Privilege When Communications are Neither Authored By Nor Addressed To Counsel
Sep 17, 2009 IP, Telecom and Technology Sourcing Bulletin
Sep 11, 2009 Litigation Alert: No Business Dealings in US? You Can End Up in US Federal Courts
Jul 22, 2009 IP, Telecom and Technology Sourcing Bulletin
Jul 08, 2009 Litigation Alert: Arbitrators May Order the Loser to Pay Attorney's and Arbitrator's Fees Upon a Finding of Bad Faith Even When the Contract Invokes The American Rule
Jun 15, 2009 Litigation Alert: California Court of Appeal Holds That a Foreign Manufacturer Can Be Sued in California By Serving Process on an American Subsidiary
Jun 08, 2009 Litigation Alert: FEMA and Formaldehyde Exposure: Federal Law Preempts State Tort And Failure To Warn Claims
May 01, 2009 The New Import Declaration Requirement for Plants and Plant Products Under the Lacey Act
Dec 19, 2008 Supreme Court's Environmental Agenda
Apr 12, 2007 Association News Alert
Dec 01, 2005 False Claims of FDA Approval Are Actionable Under the Lanham Act
Oct 15, 2003 DEA Establishes a Zero Threshold for Gamma Butyrolactone (GBL)
Sep 22, 2003 Negotiating Telecommunications User Deals:
Structuring Arbitration Clauses & Resolving Disputes
Nov 14, 2002 Louisiana Supreme Court Rules that Punitive Damages are not Available in Toxic Tort Conspiracies
Dec 18, 2001 DEA Proposes Exemption for Large Transactions in Gamma Butyrolactone (GBL)
Jul 02, 2001 Federal Regulations Affecting Gamma Butyrolactone (GBL)
Aug 11, 1998 Medical Device/Component Liability and Tort Reform
Jul 10, 1998 Supreme Court Clarifies Test for Parent Corporation Liability under Superfund