Cheers to 80 Years of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act

Law360

Ebunola Aniyikaiye and Megan Robertson, Associates, with Lauren Farruggia, Law Clerk – Admission Pending, in the Health Care & Life Sciences practice, co-authored an article in Law360, titled “Cheers to 80 Years of the Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act.” (Read the full version – subscription required.)

Following is an excerpt:

Eighty years ago today, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act. In recognition of this anniversary, we review how the FD&C Act came to be, how it has evolved, and how the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is enforcing its authority under the FD&C Act to address the demands of rapidly evolving technology.

The full version of this article also appeared on the Health Law Advisor blog.