Shook, Hardy & Bacon Partners Jim Muehlberger and Lindsey Heinz, along with Associate Naoki Kaneko, will present at the Grocery Manufacturers Association (GMA) 2018 Legal Conference February 27-28, 2018, in New Orleans, Louisiana.

Heinz will join a “Roundtable Discussion on Legal Issues for Organic Products,” which will center on the continual market growth of organics, encompassing food, beverage, personal care and household products. The session will provide a comprehensive review of legal issues surrounding organic products.

Muehlberger and Kaneko are presenting “Trends in Consumer Goods Class Action Litigation,” a breakout session that will broadly examine the types of claims the plaintiff’s bar has filed across the consumer goods industry to help companies better anticipate litigation risks.

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For decades, manufacturers, distributors and retailers at every link in the food chain have come to Shook, Hardy & Bacon to partner with a legal team that understands the issues they face in today's evolving food production industry. Shook attorneys work with some of the world's largest food, beverage and agribusiness companies to establish preventative measures, conduct internal audits, develop public relations strategies, and advance tort reform initiatives.