• On July 15, 2020, the FDA announced that routine inspections of small businesses (those with fewer than 500 employees) to verify compliance with the Food Safety Modernization Act’s (FSMA) Intentional


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  • With little fanfare, FDA issued a new Import Alert (IA 99-41) to prevent the importation of foods by importers who are not in compliance with the Foreign Supplier Verification


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  • As reported here, the domestic and import inspection program for Siluriformes fish and fish products (including catfish) was transferred from FDA to USDA in response to a congressional


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