Food and Beverage News and Trends: bill aims to impose federal excise tax on sugary drinks; Red Bull agrees to settle consumer class action on advertising claims; and more

By Stefanie Jill Fogel, Mary B Langowski and Tiffani V Williams

This regular publication by DLA Piper lawyers focuses on helping clients navigate the ever-changing business, legal and regulatory landscape.

In this issue

  • Bill aims to impose federal excise tax on sugary drinks
  • Red Bull agrees to settle consumer class action on advertising claims
  • Bill would prohibit use of BPA in food packaging
  • Walmart faces lawsuit over juice labelling
  • California going forward with soda tax
  • Congressman expects state measure against GMO crops will pass
  • Groups look to intervene in GMO lawsuit in Vermont

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