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Notes on Food Law: An Overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act

By · October 10, 2011 · 2011 Ark. L. Notes 650
In categories: Food Law

Consumer interest in food has been steadily increasing in recent years. Fueled by popular books such as Omnivore’s Dilemma by Michael Pollan, and documentaries such as Food Inc., many consumers now seek information about where their food comes from and how it was produced. This has had a ripple effect across the food industry as businesses seek to capture the market trend, and it has created a variety of successful niche markets for agricultural producers and small businesses. Important legal issues include those related to the regulation of food products, including the regulation of labeling and advertising.

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Notes on Food Law: An Overview of the Food Safety Modernization Act

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