New Prop 65 Amendments: Supply Chain Compliance Polices, POS Warning, Additional Alcoholic Beverage Warnings
A live 90-minute CLE video webinar with interactive Q&A
This CLE course will address the second set of amendments to Proposition 65, a/k/a the Safe Drinking Water and Toxic Enforcement Act of 1986. The ballot initiative relates to disclosure for consumer goods and the supply chain. The panel will address the additional requirements instituted by this new amendment, what disclosures are needed at the point of sale vs. upon shipment boxes on direct sales, and what new disclosures are needed on alcoholic beverages specifically. The panel will address best practices in reviewing clients' supply chains to meet compliance with the amendments.
- Overview of most recent Proposition 65 amendments
- Safe harbor exceptions
- Point of sale warnings
- Compliance requirements for alcohol
- Impact of supply chain
- Creating Proposition 65 compliance for suppliers
The panel will review these and other relevant issues:
- How can counsel address vagaries in inter-supply chain information requests in achieving compliance?
- What are the best practices for suppliers when creating a clear Proposition 65 compliance policy?
- What are the Proposition 65 warnings that should be made at the point of sale with the onus on manufacturers to comply?
- How should BPA warnings, when necessary, be offered in addition to the alcoholic beverage warning made to consumers?
Anne Marie Ellis
Ms. Ellis regularly helps clients navigate compliance with California’s Proposition 65. She also consults with... | Read More
Ms. Ellis regularly helps clients navigate compliance with California’s Proposition 65. She also consults with clients on warranty issues arising under state and federal statutes. Ms. Ellis’ practice focuses on product liability, commercial litigation, regulatory compliance and client counseling. With extensive experience in complex litigation in both state and federal courts, including judicial council coordinated proceedings, multi-party litigation subject to case management orders, and multi-district litigation, Ms. Ellis has successfully defended cases of all sizes including catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits. She also advises clients on a wide-range of discovery issues and procedures including e-discovery and trade secrets.Close
Michelle Corrigan Erikson
Ms. Erikson has 20 years of experience in the areas of products liability, children's products, food law and... | Read More
Ms. Erikson has 20 years of experience in the areas of products liability, children's products, food law and business litigation. She has successfully represented manufacturers and distributors of a wide range of products in litigation involving claims of personal injuries and property damages. Ms. Erikson has consulted with manufacturers of products about their warning programs and preventative risk management strategies. She has also assisted companies with various issues involving product recalls, reporting requirements and communications with government agencies. She has a particular interest in issues facing manufacturers of juvenile and children's products and has comprehensive knowledge and understanding of federal and state laws and regulations affecting children's products, as well as standards adopted by ASTM International (ASTM) and American National Standards Institute (ANSI).Close