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Directors Must Remedy Known Regulatory Violations or Face Personal Liability

Brad Reid | Posted 10.27.2013 | Business
Brad Reid

The business judgment rule insulates corporate directors from personal liability for mistaken decisions made with adequate information and in good faith.

Nestle Purina Under Fire For Treats Linked With Dog Deaths

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 04.05.2012 | Food

When Terry Safranek's nine-year-old fox terrier became violently ill after consuming Nestle Purina PetCare Co. jerky and died in mid-January, she laun...

Gerber Recalls Baby Formula

The Huffington Post | Jessica Samakow | Posted 03.14.2012 | Parents

Gerber Products Company announced that it is recalling a batch of Good Start Gentle Powdered Infant Formula because of foul odor complaints. The F...

Women Still Use FDA-Banned Diet Drug, Study Says

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 11.21.2011 | Healthy Living

The FDA may have banned over-the-counter weight-loss drug Pai You Guo in 2009, but that hasn't stopped women from using the product. In fact, many...

FDA Launches Food Recall Search Site

Slashfood | Posted 06.12.2011 | Food

We've all been there: You hear a snippet about a recall on television or the radio, but don't catch the batch number or where the product was sold. No...

The Food Safety Bill: Deeply Flawed, But Still Needed

Josh Ozersky at Time.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

The Senate's Food Safety Modernization Act, prematurely announced as a done deal a week ago, is stalled again -- or "doomed," if you go by some news o...

HuffPost's Greatest Person Of The Day: Barbara Kowalcyk, Food Safety Advocate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

Every day on HuffPost, we're highlighting one 'Greatest Person'- an exceptional individual who is confronting the country's economic and political cri...

Should the FDA Have Stricter Regulations Around Homeopathic Products?

Christine Escobar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Christine Escobar

Homeopathic products are not regulated by the FDA in quite the same way as other over-the-counter (OTC) drugs are.

Bugs In Baby Formula? Parents Worried About Recall

AP | LINDSEY TANNER and ED WHITE | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Worried parents have bombarded the maker of Similac with phone calls and peppered Facebook and Twitter pages over fears about insects in the top-selli...

FDA Won't Restrict Cough Syrup

healthland.time.com | By Meredith Melnick | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

The FDA considered imposing an age limit on purchasing cough syrup, due to its abuse among teenagers. But last night, a panel assembled by the FDA vot...

Salmonella Links 2 Iowa Farms To Egg Recall

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration is planning to inspect all of the country's largest egg farms before the end of next year followin...

Johnson And Johnson Gets FDA Warning On Marketing

AP | LINDA A. JOHNSON | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

TRENTON, NJ. — A Johnson & Johnson business that makes joint replacements has been warned by the Food and Drug Administration that it is illegal...

Processed Food Recall: Company Continued To Use Tainted Ingredient For A Month Despite Salmonella Contamination

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The company responsible for a ballooning recall of processed foods continued to manufacture and distribute a flavor-enhancing ingre...