Welcome to the Food Liability Law Blog!

The Stoel Rives LLP Food Liability Law blog is a resource intended to provide its audience with commentary and analysis of the most current and significant issues affecting companies that import, manufacture, market, distribute and sell foods in the United States. Here you will find Stoel Rives attorneys reporting on litigation trends, federal and state legislative developments, and key regulatory updates from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and other agencies that govern the food industry. The Food Liability Law blog keeps our readers informed of the latest industry trends and policy changes. We hope you enjoy this resource and the insight that it offers!  Thanks for your interest.

The Stoel Rives Food Liability Law Blog team

Maggie DaltonMaggie DaltonPartner612.373.8858EmailMaggie Dalton is a partner in the firm's business litigation group. Maggie represents a wide variety of clients in all phases of complex commercial litigation in both federal and state court, and in arbitration. More
Anne GlazerAnne GlazerPartner503.294.9584EmailAnne's Linkedin ProfileAnne's Twitter ProfileAnne Glazer has nearly 20 years of experience providing business IP services to companies in a variety of industries, including the food, beverage and hospitality industry. You can connect with Anne on LinkedIn or follow her on Twitter, where she regularly tweets on food labeling, advertising law and trademark developments.More
Richard GoldfarbRichard GoldfarbPartner206.386.7639EmailRichard Goldfarb has a national reputation for expertise in all manner of commercial transactions, with particular emphasis on secured financing and sales and leases of goods. He has been active in the food and agricultural sector for over 25 years, and has done extensive work for clients in the dairy, fruit and biofuels industries, as well as lenders to farmers, packers and agricultural cooperatives. More
Jonathan MilesJonathan MilesAssociate916.319.4650EmailJonathan's Linkedin ProfileJonathan Miles is an associate in the firm’s Litigation group. He practices in the full range of complex commercial litigation, and his experience includes litigating claims for breach of contract, strict products liability, negligence, breach of warranty, false advertising, unfair competition and violations of California’s Proposition 65.More
Claire MitchellClaire MitchellAssociate206.386.7698EmailClaire's Linkedin ProfileClaire Mitchell, an associate in the Technology and Intellectual Property group, has particular expertise in the food, beverage, dietary supplement and agribusiness industries. More