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Key Food and Beverage Issues – Social and Environmental Responsibility in Manufacture, Supply and Advertising

Climate change, growing consumer demands and increasing transparency requirements – many food and beverage companies may feel pressure from authorities, customers, stockholders and investors to enhance their social and environmental performance. In this webinar, the King & Spalding food and beverage team will focus on the following issues:

  • Alleged “green washing” and environmental-type claims in the class action and competitor false advertising context

  • Environmental justice, “safer chemistry” and related developments

  • Human rights and environmental supply chain due diligence obligations for EU establishments

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