NYC Should Stall Soda Ban Pending Ruling, Industry Says

Law360, New York (February 20, 2013, 3:20 PM EST) -- A coalition of food industry groups urged a New York state judge on Wednesday to block the city from enforcing a rule limiting the size of sugary drinks until after a court determines whether it's legal, saying it's unfair to require businesses to spend millions of dollars to comply with a regulation that could be struck down.

Opponents of New York's large soda ban, including the American Beverage Association and National Restaurant Association, converged in a Manhattan courtroom to seek an injunction that would prevent the...
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