Proposition 65 and related Litigation

By Jack Schatz (March 7, 2011) The Brazilian Blowout hair straightening treatment may emit unsafe levels of formaldehyde and methylene glycol, according to a preliminary report released today by the Cosmetic Ingredient Review Expert Panel (CIR) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. CIR’s report is the first acknowledgment by the federal government that Brazilian …

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Here We Are in a Lawyer’s Paradise

When she helped write the ballot arguments in opposition to Proposition 65, Michele Corash, a partner in the San Francisco law firm of Morrison & Foerster, predicted that Proposition 65 would create a lawyer’s paradise. Ten years later, as she surveyed an audience of more than 100 attorneys at the second day of the conference …

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