Is it a conventional food? Is it a dietary supplement? Is it a medical food? Or is it a drug? The answer to this question can have significant consequences for a consumer products company marketing an edible product in the United States.
This course, presented by Raqiyyah Pippins, Counsel at Arnold & Porter and trusted advisor
I. Identify the different regulatory classifications that can be given to edible products promoted with health-benefit claims
II. Grasp relevant federal and state laws and regulatory activity related to the different regulatory categories (conventional food, dietary supplement, medical food and drug)
III. Obtain practical guidance to assist you with reducing the legal risk of your product obtaining an undesirable regulatory classification from the Food & Drug Administration
Raqiyyah Pippins focuses her practice in the areas of FDA food, dietary supplement, over-the-counter drug and cosmetic regulation, and FTC consumer protection and advertising law. Ms. Pippins represents companies that are engaged in the development, marketing, import and export of food, drugs, cosmetics, and medical devices. She also counsels organizations facing advertising challenges, and defends companies in investigations conducted by the FDA, FTC, and state agencies regarding product marketing practices.
Ms. Pippins has particular experience assisting companies engaged in Rx-to-OTC switches and the development of clinical and sensory studies intended to substantiate advertising claims. She is a trusted advisor of trade organizations supporting manufacturers of FDA-regulated products and is regularly invited to work directly with clients’ marketing and research and development teams to help identify marketing strategies that are consistent with the desired risk threshold for the company.
Raqiyyah Pippins is an excellent presenter/educator in this area of law!
Great discussion of an icrededibly complex subject
The presenter was awesome - very thorough and nice to listen to.
Very well done, extremely informative.
Excellent seminar. Excellent speaker
Presenter was very well prepared and knowledgeable
The presentation provided and excellent well informed speaker who was knowledgeable about legal and practical aspects of food industry law.
Ms Pippins did an excellent job!
The content was also useful to me as a consumer.
Excellent Speaker. Excellent Topic.
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