Related insights: Food and Beverage


Using Viruses to Prevent Foodborne Illness

Dec 23 2020
Through the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), the FDA is pursuing a comprehensive regulatory scheme that covers food production and preparation from farm to table. The basic premise of FSMA is to prevent the introduction and spread of harmful bacteria and viruses that can cause foodborne illness.

Be Prepared for OSHA’s COVID-19 Interim Enforcement Response Plan

Apr 17 2020
On April 13, 2020, OSHA issued its Interim Enforcement Response Plan for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Employers should pay close attention to this interim guidance because it includes important changes to enforcement guidelines and record-keeping requirements. High-risk employers in the medical and manufacturing sectors face especially important rule changes and enforcement risks. Employers in all sectors should make sure their written policies reflect OSHA’s most up-to-date changes.

Womble Bond Dickinson Client Gregory Packaging, Inc. Wins Multi-Million Dollar Contractual Dispute with Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) in Federal Court

Nov 09 2018
Gregory Packaging, Inc., the manufacturer of juice under the Suncup brand, has won a $9.3 million judgment against Foodbuy, LLC, the largest foodservice Group Purchasing Organization (GPO) in the nation. Womble Bond Dickinson attorneys Kurt Lindquist, Russ Ferguson, and Emily Doll represented Gregory Packaging throughout the case and at trial.