Working Group A: Interactive Case Study – How to Use Science and Results of Clinical Studies in Compliance With FTC Regulations

July 28, 2014 9:00am

Jonathan W. Emord
Emord & Associates, P.C. (Clifton, VA)

In the midst of increasing enforcement on claim substantiation for health-related claims, companies must comply with FTC regulations
governing how clinical studies are administered, but also how the results of the studies are being used. In this unique case study, session leaders will dive into real life examples and best practices on when and how to use these studies, and how to mitigate potential exposure to litigation down the road.
  • Justifying the gap between science and the law: What are you allowed to say?
  • What does a proper clinical study look like?
  • Review of relevant case law
  • Determining whether to sell products with specific claims: Cost v. benefits