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click to watch Videocast: FINRA’s 2016 Disciplinary Program:  “YUUUGE” Fines May Propel 2016 to Record-Setting Year
Videocast: FINRA’s 2016 Disciplinary Program:  “YUUUGE” Fines May Propel 2016 to Record-Setting Year
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Associate, Washington, DC
Complaints regarding the amount of product contained in a particular package appear to be the new battlefront on which plaintiffs are waging war on a wide range of consumer product manufacturers. The lawsuits are spurred by a set of regulations, issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) pursuant to the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FDCA), that regulate the amount of slack fill that can be contained in the packaging of consumer foods. These regulations apply to a myriad of consumer products including snacks, candy, spices, lip balms, detergents, and nutritional supplements. Slack fill is ... more

Legal Alerts
ACA Brief:
Path to Repeal – ACA Nearing Its Lifetime Limit?
January 17, 2017
This ACA Brief is the first in a series of installments that will closely track congressional and administrative actions relating to ACA provisions that impact large employer-sponsored plans.  On ...
Articles
REDIAL: 2016 TCPA YEAR IN REVIEW – ANALYSIS OF CRITICAL ISSUES AND TRENDS January 18, 2017
The Sutherland TCPA team has published its third annual REDIAL: 2016 TCPA YEAR IN REVIEW – ANALYSIS OF CRITICAL ISSUES AND TRENDS. This publication reflects our in-depth analysis of significant ...
Blogs
NextDecade Signs Lease for Potential LNG Terminal January 18, 2017
NextDecade, LLC announced it has signed lease agreements with the State of Texas and City of Texas City for an approximately 1,000-acre site at Shoal Point for the potential development of a ...
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Trouble on the Menu: Website Accessibility Lawsuits Highlight Need for ADA Compliance in the Digital Space January 11, 2017
In their article for Modern Restaurant Management, Sutherland attorneys Lewis Wiener and Alexander Fuchs provide insight on the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), which prohibits places of public ...
Press Releases
Sutherland Elects New Partners and Counsel January 18, 2017
Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP is pleased to announce the election of three new partners and nine new counsel, effective January 1, 2017. “Each of these attorneys provide excellent service to the ...

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click to watch Videocast: DOL Fiduciary Rule Litigation Impacts
Videocast: DOL Fiduciary Rule Litigation Impacts
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