Oct 29, 2019 CPSC Staff Addresses IoT 2018 Hearing Feedback, IoT Project Plans in New Report
Oct 02, 2019 FTC Workshop Explores "Made in USA" Policy and Enforcement Options
Aug 29, 2019 Green Chemistry 2018–2019: A Review of the Year That Was and Predictions for the Remainder of 2019
Oct 18, 2018 CPSC Steps Up Enforcement of Child-Resistant Packaging Requirements
Oct 17, 2018 California Enacts First IoT Cybersecurity Law
Sep 24, 2018 CPSC to Vote on New Operating Plan on October 10, 2018
Jun 20, 2018 FTC Staff Submits Comment to CPSC on Potential IoT Safety Hazards
Jun 13, 2018 Keller and Heckman Alert: Senate Staffer Peter Feldman Nominated for Final Spot + Additional Term on CPSC
May 23, 2018 Dana Baiocco Confirmed as New CPSC Commissioner
Apr 11, 2018 Sheila Millar Authors Expert Analysis Piece "Why CPSC Sued to Recall Stroller That Met Standards"
Apr 11, 2018 Why CPSC Sued To Recall Stroller That Met Standards
Mar 28, 2018 CPSC to Hold Hearing on Connected Product Hazards
Feb 12, 2018 DOE Extends Comment Period for RFI on the Process for Developing Energy Conservation Standards
Jan 11, 2018 Vermont Seeks to Amend its Chemical Disclosure Program
Dec 19, 2017 DOE Issues Enforcement Statement on Air Compressor Test Procedures
Oct 30, 2017 Court Rules on Spectrum Challenge to CPSC Civil Penalty Authority
Oct 11, 2017 Federal Court Sends FTC Back to the Drawing Board in D-Link Complaint
Sep 07, 2017 CPSC Acts on Phthalates
Jul 20, 2017 FTC Sees Red Over Paint Companies' "Green" Claims
May 16, 2017 Green Chemistry in 2017: The State of the States
Apr 13, 2017 Sheila Millar Authors Law360 Article: "The Evolving Legal Landscape For Connected Products"
Dec 28, 2016 FTC Recalls Auto Ads
Dec 21, 2016 NGOs File Suit to Compel CPSC to Issue Final Phthalates Rule
Nov 02, 2016 Recalls Expanding to China After Consumer and Media Complaints
Oct 06, 2016 Best Buy Agrees to Pay $3.8 Million for Selling Recalled Products
Jul 13, 2016 New Law on "Liquid Nicotine Containers" Requires Certificates from Each Manufacturer/Importer of E-Liquids
Mar 26, 2016 CPSC Obtains Record $15.45 Million Settlement from Dehumidifier Manufacturer
Mar 02, 2016 Beware the Ides of March: Consumer Products and the Challenges of Professional Consumers in China
Jan 28, 2016 CPSC May Get New Authority Over Liquid Nicotine Containers for E-Cigarettes
Jan 27, 2016 CPSC Likely to Gain New Authority Over Some Nicotine-Containing E-Liquid Packages
Jan 14, 2016 CPSC Staff Appear Set to Get Vote on Voluntary Standards
Mar 26, 2015 Vermont Proposes SKU-Level Reporting in GreenChem Rulemaking
Mar 20, 2015 Food and Drug Alert: California Appellate Court Holds That Reproductive Toxicants Can Be Averaged Over Time When Determining Exposure Under Proposition 65
Sep 19, 2014 What's "Safer"? Will DfE's Proposed Label Changes Send Misleading Messages?
Sep 17, 2014 California's DTSC Releases Draft Priority Product Work Plan Under State's Green Chemistry Law
May 15, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Apr 07, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Mar 28, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Feb 18, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Feb 07, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Jan 27, 2014 Sheila Millar Authors Article in Compliance and Risks Newsletter
Jan 15, 2014 Consumer Protection Alert
Nov 22, 2013 Strict Voluntary Recall "Guidelines" Proposed by CPSC
Sep 04, 2013 California Green Chemistry Regulation to Be Effective October 1, 2013
Aug 22, 2013 Sheila Millar Authored an Article, CPSC's Misuse of the RCO Doctrine Bodes Ill for CEO's and Consumers, Published by Washington Legal Foundation
Mar 13, 2013 CPSC Proposes to Revise Supplemental Definition of "Strong Sensitizers" Under FHSA
Oct 26, 2012 Court Rebuffs CPSC Database Disclosure Decision in Important Administrative Law Ruling
Oct 02, 2012 FTC Finalizes Guides for the Use of Environmental Marketing Claims
Aug 06, 2012 Kids Privacy: FTC Seeks Public Comment on Additional COPPA Rule Changes
Jul 30, 2012 Green Chemistry Update: Maine Releases List of Chemicals of High Concern
Jun 06, 2012 Washington Issues Green Chemistry Alternatives Assessment Guidance
Oct 25, 2011 CPSC Adopts Final Testing and Component Testing Rules; Proposes Two Additional Rules on Testing and Certification
Aug 19, 2011 President Signs Legislation Amending CPSIA; New Rulemakings Required
Aug 15, 2011 Significant Variability Found in Toxics in Packaging Compliance Verification Testing
Jul 25, 2011 Washington Finalizes Green Chemistry Reporting Rule
May 19, 2011 California Green Chemistry Regulation Update
Apr 18, 2011 Product Safety Alert: CPSC Public Database Now Live
Jan 03, 2011 Keller and Heckman LLP Elects Two New Partners and Brings on Two New Counsel for 2011
Dec 07, 2010 Keller and Heckman Provides Comments on European Commission's Proposed Definition of Nanotechnology
Nov 24, 2010 Client Alert: California Broadens, Then Narrows, Scope of Proposed Green Chemistry Initiative Regulations
Nov 05, 2010 Television EnergyGuide Label Alert
Oct 28, 2010 Product Safety Alert: CPSIA Plus 2: New Deadlines, New Proposals Affect Manufacturers, Importers, Retailers
Sep 08, 2010 Whistleblower Alert: DOL/OSHA Publishes Interim Final Rule For Handling Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act Whistleblower Cases, Reiterates Existing Jurisdictional Limits
Aug 06, 2010 Nanotechnology Defined
Aug 04, 2010 State Green Chemistry Initiatives Take Root: Are You Ready?
Jul 19, 2010 Client Alert: California's Green Chemistry Initiative Raises Many Litigation Concerns
Jul 07, 2010 Client Alert: California's Proposed "Green Chemistry" Regulation Could Broadly Affect Consumer Product Makers, Sellers
Jun 25, 2010 Protecting Children: U.S Regulations May Have Broader Impact On All Businesses
Dec 22, 2009 Product Safety Alert: CPSIA Update
Dec 18, 2009 Inter-agency Working Group Releases Nutrition Standards for Foods Marketed to Children at FTC Obesity Workshop
Nov 17, 2009 Product Safety Alert: Full Complement of CPSC Commissioners Works on CPSIA Implementation
Nov 17, 2009 Product Safety Alert: CPSC Issues Draft Guidance, Plans Workshop on CPSIA Training Testing and Certification Requirements
Aug 14, 2009 Product Safety Alert: CPSIA One Year Later: New Deadlines, New Proposals for Manufacturers, Retailers
Apr 20, 2009 Growing Controversy over Children's Health and The Environment
Mar 24, 2009 Product Safety Alert: CPSC Public Meeting on Global Post-manufacturing Traceability System Signals Potential for Global Program
Feb 25, 2009 CPSC Seeks Comments on Proposed Phthalate Guidance; Comments Due by March 25, 2009
Feb 09, 2009 MAJOR CPSIA DEVELOPMENTS: Court Rules CPSIA Phthalate Ban Applies to Inventory and Products on Store Shelves; CPSC Refuses to Stay Deadlines, Issues Interim Rule on Electronic Products and Other Guidance
Feb 04, 2009 CPSC Stays CPSIA Testing and Certification in Part
Dec 29, 2008 Lead and Preemption Take Center Stage at CPSC
Dec 17, 2008 CPSC Clarifies PPPA Certification Obligations for Drugmakers
Nov 18, 2008 CPSC Final Rule on CPSIA Certifications Leaves Questions
Oct 03, 2008 Product Safety Alert: Expanded Product Safety Certification for Consumer Products Effective November 12, 2008!
Sep 30, 2008 Product Safety Alert: Is Packaging for a Children's Product a "Children's Product" under the CPSIA?
Aug 22, 2008 Product Safety Alert: CPSC Legislation: What Does it Mean for Packaging Producers?
Aug 18, 2008 Product Safety Alert: Clock Starts on Product Safety Compliance Deadlines
Jul 31, 2008 CPSC Reauthorization Legislation Expected to Pass
Jul 01, 2008 Product Safety Alert: Conferees Continue Work On CPSC Reform Legislation
Apr 15, 2008 Califonia Adopts the Sophisticated User Doctrine in Johnson V. American Standard, inc.: A Product Manufacturer's Victory
Mar 17, 2008 Product Safety Alert - CPSC Reauthorization Legislation Moves Forward
Mar 03, 2008 Product Safety Alert - Senate to Move Product Safety Legislation
Feb 27, 2008 FDA Preemption Alert - New Product Liability Cases Focus on FDA's Mission
Feb 12, 2008 New TSCA § 8(D) Reporting Requirements for Lead in Children's Products
Jan 11, 2008 Products Liability Alert - California Supreme Court Considers
Oct 29, 2007 Heavy Metals and Toxic Materials Limits in Packaging
Oct 29, 2007 Mercury Education and Reduction
Oct 29, 2007 Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) Legislation
Oct 29, 2007 Restriction of the Use of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) in Electrical and Electronic Equipment
Oct 29, 2007 The Lifecycle Rules for Consumer Products, Packaging and Equipment
Sep 01, 2007 Major Changes to Product Safety Laws Proposed by Democratic Senators
Sep 22, 2006 Environmental Advisory: California Perchlorate BMPs Apply to Consumer Products
Sep 15, 2006 Preventing Problems and Going to Court When Prevention Isn't Enough
Aug 22, 2006 Consumer Sales of Industrial Products = Increased Regulatory Scrutiny
Jul 26, 2006 The Revised EU General Product Safety Directive ("GPSD") and the EU Product Liability Directive: Considerations for Global Consumer Product Manufacturers
Sep 01, 2001 CPSC: The 'Other' Packaging Regulatory Agency to Watch
Apr 20, 2000 Associations and DotCom Fever
Feb 19, 1999 CPSC Announces Public Forum on Consumer Identification
Aug 11, 1998 Medical Device/Component Liability and Tort Reform
Feb 13, 1998 Failure to Warn Cases - A Major Threat
Dec 10, 1997 Reporting Obligations Under the Consumer Product Safety Act
Product Safety Alert: CPSC Solicits Comments on Choking Hazard Warning Obligations, Lead Exceptions