FDA, Consumer Groups Settle FSMA Rollout Spat

Law360, New York (February 19, 2014, 9:00 PM EST) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has reached a settlement in its dispute with consumer groups seeking to hold the agency to deadlines to propose and finalize food safety overhaul rules in accordance with the Food Safety Modernization Act, according to a Ninth Circuit court filing Tuesday.

FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg filed a stipulation to drop the agency’s Ninth Circuit appeal in the dispute Tuesday, pointing to a settlement agreement with the Center for Food Safety and the Center for Environmental Health. The parties, who have...
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Case Information

Case Title

Center for Food Safety, et al v. Margaret Hamburg

Case Number



Appellate - 9th Circuit

Nature of Suit

2890 Other Statutory Actions

Date Filed

September 13, 2013

Government Agencies

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