NY Considers Warning Labels For Energy Drinks

Law360, New York (January 26, 2010, 6:52 PM EST) -- New York has become the latest state to take action against the likes of Red Bull, Monster Energy, and PepsiCo Inc.'s Amp and Rockstar beverages, with a recently proposed bill in the state Legislature aiming to force makers of sugary energy drinks to post warning labels about the products' contents.

New York State Assemblyman Nelson Castro, D-86, introduced an amendment to the state's agriculture and markets law Jan. 21 that would require all energy beverages to carry a warning that excessive consumption can pose serious health...
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