201609.08
Off
0

Rick Collins, Alan Feldstein and David Torreblanca to Attend Joe Weider’s Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend September 15-18

Rick Collins, Alan Feldstein and David Torreblanca will be once again attending the annual Olympia Fitness and Performance Weekend in Las Vegas next week, where they will be meeting with supplement companies and leaders in the nutrition industry worldwide. In addition to meetings throughout the weekend, Rick, Alan and David will be attending the competitions…

201608.11
Off
0

FDA Releases New Draft NDI Guidance; FDA Warns for Trade-Show Literature; President Signs GMO-Labeling Bill

The latest top stories for the sports nutrition / dietary supplement industry: FDA Releases New Draft New Dietary Ingredient Notification Guidance Today, FDA announced the release of its new, draft New Dietary Ingredient (“NDI”) guidance document, which replaces its previous, July 2011 draft. Please stay tuned for updates as we digest this lengthy new guidance….

201608.10
Off
0

Consumer Reports Study On Dietary Supplements: Industry Responds to Flawed Study and Sensationalism Regarding Supplement Industry

As the September issue of Consumer Reports hits newsstands, consumers across the country will likely be drawn to the magazine’s alarmist cover story on supplements. However, the cover story appears to not only be the result of a seriously flawed study and sensationalistic reporting, but is being viewed by many in the industry as simply…

201606.08
Off
0

FDA Updates Nutrition and Supplement Facts Panels; Cosmetics Claims Under Increasing Scrutiny

The latest top stories for the sports nutrition / dietary supplement industry: FDA Updates Nutrition and Supplement Facts Panels On May 20, FDA finalized its rule updating Nutrition and Supplement Facts Panels. This is FDA’s first major overhaul of food labels in over 20 years. FDA intends the updated label to reflect new scientific information…

201606.02
Off
0

Rick Collins and Alan Feldstein to Attend 2016 ISSN Conference

Rick Collins and Alan Feldstein will be joining with leaders in sports nutrition at the 13th Annual Conference of the International Society of Sports Nutrition being held from June 9 – 11 in Clearwater, Florida. Rick and Alan will be meeting with researchers, scientists, sports nutrition company professionals and fitness enthusiasts to discuss some of…

201604.18
Off
0

Rick Collins on Capitol Hill for the Dietary Supplement Industry

As Part of Natural Products Day in Washington, D.C., Rick Meets with Key Legislators to Discuss Current Issues Facing the Supplement Industry Last week, Rick Collins joined with other leaders of the dietary supplement industry for two days of meetings on Capitol Hill – working to educate lawmakers and congressional staff members about some of…

201604.12
Off
0

Robert Danko Addresses Timely GMP Issues in Dietary Supplement Industry

Article in Natural Products Insider Highlights How Supplement Companies Can Ensure Regulatory Compliance when Using Contract Manufacturing Robert Danko, Of Counsel to the firm, was recently published in Natural Products Insider, addressing a number of issues facing supplement companies surrounding the use of contract manufacturers. As the use of contract manufacturers continues to rise, Robert…

201603.08
Off
0

Rick Collins, Alan Feldstein and Bob Danko to Attend Natural Products Expo West

The attorneys in the Dietary Supplements Division of Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry will be attending Expo West later this week, where they will be meeting with leaders in the dietary supplement industry and health/nutrition experts to discuss issues surrounding dietary supplements and the law. This year’s Expo West, taking place in Anaheim, California from…

201603.02
Off
0

David Torreblanca Featured in Natural Products Insider

CGM&B Associate Addresses Ensuring FDA Compliance through Creating Proper Claims on Supplement Labels David Torreblanca, an associate at Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry concentrating in the area of supplement law, recently had an article published by Natural Products Insider, addressing the issue of crafting proper claims for dietary supplements.  The article, “Constructing a Proper Structure/Function Claim,” provides…