NYC Law On Menu Labeling Struck Down

Law360, New York (September 11, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- A New York federal judge has struck down a New York City law that would have forced fast food restaurants to post calorie content on their menus, ruling that the regulation conflicted with federal law.

Judge Richard J. Holwell of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York on Tuesday granted the New York State Restaurant Association's motion for summary judgment in its case that challenged the rule.

Beginning next month, the city was set to enforce the law, which would have required...
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