More Nutrition Info On Menus, More Class Actions In Court

Law360, New York (May 12, 2017, 9:47 AM EDT) -- On your next visit to a restaurant, coffee shop or fast food drive-thru, you were supposed to be seeing something new on the menu: nutritional information. The compliance deadline for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s new federal menu labeling rules — requiring disclosure of nutrition information for standard menu items — was slated for May 5, 2017. Now, after previously being postponed, the compliance date was pushed until May 7, 2018.

The FDA postponed the compliance deadline to allow the agency an opportunity to consider...
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