'Voluntary' Food Marketing Regs Don't Curb Speech: Law Profs to Feds

September 2011
Multichannel News;9/12/2011, Vol. 32 Issue 34, p20
The article focuses on the open letter signed by professors of different universities including Harvard, Yale, and Georgetown Universities, which urges the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, Food and Drug Administration, and other agencies not to withdraw from the proposed food marketing guidelines to fight childhood obesity.


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