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  1. Legal news
    26 April 2019
    New EU regulation sets strict limitations on added trans fats content in foods
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/new-eu-regulation-sets-strict-limitations-on-added-trans-fats-content-in-foods

    As of 1 April 2021, no food intended for the final consumer or for supply to retail will be allowed to be placed on the market where its content of trans fat exceeds 2 grams per 100 grams of fat.

  2. Legal news
    26 April 2021
    Emergency Break: Legal Aspects on Store Openings and Restrictions after 13 Months of the Pandemic
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/germany/bundesnotbremse-gegen-covid-19

    The combination of federal minimum regulations and further state law tightening is making life difficult for many retailers as well as government agencies.

  3. Legal news
    12 October 2020
    How are vertical agreements regulated in Australia?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/australia/how-are-vertical-agreements-regulated-in-australia

    Unlike the Vertical Agreements Block Exemption Regulation in the EU, Australia's Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth) (‘CCA’) does not regulate vertical restraints or vertical conduct through a single legislative ...

  4. Legal news
    06 June 2019
    Court of Appeal renders decision on counterfeit goods in transit, and liability for trade mark infringement
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/ip-legal-update-court-of-appeal-renders-decision-on-counterfeit-goods-in-transit

    The Singapore Court of Appeal has clarified that liability for trade mark infringement can be established notwithstanding the fact that the infringing goods were merely in transit and never intended for entry into the ...

  5. Legal news
    15 December 2020
    A new EU Directive signals the start of collective actions on behalf of the EU consumer
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2020/global/a-new-eu-directive-signals-the-start-of-collective-actions-on-behalf-of-the-eu-consumer

    The EU has just passed a new Directive which aims to harmonise collective redress mechanisms for consumers across all Member States. This is a watershed moment for European class actions. We examine how the Directive ...

  6. Legal news
    26 May 2021
    Innovation in the plant proteins space: regulatory environment and launch strategies for plant-based foods in Europe
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/belgium/innovation-in-the-plant-proteins-space

    Plant-based products and vegetable alternatives to dairy and animal protein-based products have been around for a while already. Initially based on tofu, seitan and others, their success and the growing consumer ...

  7. Legal news
    23 April 2021
    Electronic article surveillance systems - No risk for employees
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/germany/elektronische-artikelsicherungssysteme

    Back in 2013, Directive 2013/35/EU established certain minimum health and safety requirements regarding the exposure of workers to the risks arising from electromagnetic fields.

  8. Legal news
    18 June 2021
    What does the latest Food Act amendment mean for consumers and businesses?
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2021/czech-republic/what-does-the-latest-food-act-amendment-mean-for-consumers-and-businesses

    The Czech Act on Food and Tobacco Products No. 110/1997 Coll. (“Food Act”) has been recently amended and most of the changes became effective as of 12 May 2021. The amendment implements new EU regulations and also ...

  9. Legal news
    01 February 2019
    Talking Shop January 2019
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/talking-shop-january-2019

    Welcome to the January edition of our Retail & Consumer monthly news round-up.

  10. Legal news
    01 March 2019
    Talking Shop February 2019
    www.twobirds.com/en/news/articles/2019/global/talking-shop-february-2019

    Welcome to the February edition of our Retail & Consumer monthly news round-up. This newsletter focuses on key news and updates for retail and consumer-facing businesses around the world.