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Client Alert: CBD Brands Targeted: FDA Issues a Flurry of Warning Letters and Two More Class Actions are Filed in California

It has been another rough few weeks for CBD companies. Over the last few months we’ve seen a major uptick in class action lawsuit filings and regulatory warnings aimed at CBD brands and the last two weeks have been no different. On November 25, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued warning letters to [...]

FisherBroyles’ Partner Stu Panensky Featured at the 2019 International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC)

FisherBroyles' Partner Stu Panensky will be speaking about cyber and privacy risk this week at the 2019 International Cyber Risk Management Conference (ICRMC) in Hamilton, Bermuda. Stu's panel will discuss trends in cyber and privacy liability and worst-case situations for risk managers and cyber insurers. For more information about the ICRMC, please visit its website.

FisherBroyles Employment Partner, Eric B. Meyer, Quoted in Law360

FisherBroyles Employment Partner, Eric B. Meyer, quoted in Law360. On Tuesday, November 19, 2019, Braden Campbell quoted Eric in his article for Law360 entitled, "EEOC Trumps NLRB On Worker Speech Concerns." The article explores employers' obligation to keep workplaces free of unlawful discrimination and the National Labor Relations Act's protections for workers who say arguably offensive things. You can read [...]

FisherBroyles Partner Paul Beard to Speak at REOMAC’s Annual Meeting

On December 10, FisherBroyles Partner Paul Beard will speak at the Annual Meeting and Holiday Dinner of the Real Estate Owned Managers Association of California (REOMAC). He will present on a panel entitled, "Understanding California's Newly Enacted Statewide Rent Control Bill: How Does It Impact Our Industry?" Among other things, Paul will discuss a civil [...]

FisherBroyles Partner Paul Beard to Speak at the 2019 Education Conference of the California Construction and Industrial Materials Association (CalCIMA)

On November 19, FisherBroyles Partner Paul Beard will speak at CalCIMA's 2019 Education Conference in Napa, California. The title of the presentation is "Wetlands, Animals, and Sensitive Habitats: Challenges and Opportunities for Project Proponents." He will update leaders of California's construction and industrial-materials industry about the pitfalls and opportunities that recent changes in federal and [...]

New Legal Exposures Appearing for Makers and Sellers of CBD Products

Earlier this fall, we released a client alert regarding FTC warning letters issued to various companies warning that their advertising of CBD oils, tinctures, capsules, “gummies” and creams may violate FTC rules. Similarly, the FDA issued warning letters this year to a number of firms marketing CBD products, citing them for misbranded drug products, unsubstantiated [...]

FisherBroyles’ Partner Stu Panensky Featured at the 2019 PLUS Conference

FisherBroyles' Partner Stu Panensky will be speaking about the California Consumer Privacy Act ("CCPA") at the insurance industry's annual Professional Liability Underwriting Society "PLUS" Conference. Stu's panel will discuss CCPA's implications to policyholders and insurers. For more information about the PLUS and its Annual Conference, please visit the PLUS website.

Restructuring Partner H. Joseph Acosta Co-Chaired the 8th Annual Energy Summit

Restructuring Partner H. Joseph Acosta Co-Chaired the 8th Annual Energy Summit held in Dallas, Texas on September 17, 2019. The Summit included forecasting by Exxon Mobile through 2040 and discussions by leading M&A, Restructuring and Human Resource professionals regarding trends in the energy market. Read full article here. 

FisherBroyles Employment Law Partners Eric Meyer and Amy Epstein Gluck are BOTH speaking at the annual SHRM Lehigh Valley Conference, People, Purpose, & Passion, on October 22, 2019

FisherBroyles Employment Law Partners Eric Meyer and Amy Epstein Gluck are BOTH speaking at the annual SHRM Lehigh Valley Conference, People, Purpose, & Passion, on October 22, 2019. Eric is a keynote speaker presenting about the do's and don'ts when conducting workplace investigations, and Amy will speak about preventing discrimination and harassment on the basis of sexual orientation, gender [...]