General Mills Row Needs FDA Input On GMO Labeling: Judge

Law360, New York (July 19, 2013, 3:13 PM EDT) -- A proposed class action accusing General Mills Inc. of mislabeling its Nature Valley granola bars as “100% Natural” when they allegedly contain genetically modified organisms should be on hold while the U.S. Food and Drug Administration mulls a similar controversy in California, a Colorado magistrate judge said Thursday.

U.S. Magistrate Judge Michael Watanabe recommended that the food giant's motion to dismiss the suit should be denied and that the case should be stayed while the FDA considers the question behind a similar dispute in Cox v....
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Van Atta v. General Mills, Inc.


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1:12-cv-02815

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Colorado

Nature of Suit

Personal Inj. Prod. Liability

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Marcia S. Krieger

Date Filed

October 23, 2012

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