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Professor Lietzan Quoted in Article about CBD

Professor Erika Lietzan was quoted recently in a Philadelphia Inquirer story, “Selling CBD in food is illegal, FDA says. So why are so many retailers selling it?,” about the sale of foods and dietary supplements containing CBD, or cannabidiol, which is derived from cannabis. CBD is reputed to have health benefits, and after FDA approved a new drug containing CBD in…

Professor Lietzan Quoted by CBS News on Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Recall

Professor Erika Lietzan was recently quoted by CBS News in a Moneywatch article relating to pharmaceutical manufacturing, “Drugmaker behind ibuprofen recall has history of FDA violations.” Last month New Jersey drugmaker Tris Pharma doubled its recall of infant ibuprofen, and CBS News spoke with Professor Lietzan about the company’s manufacturing history.  She described some of the “red flags” in a…

Professor Gotberg Examines Rental Company’s Bankruptcy Case

Professor Brook E. Gotberg examined filings in a Springfield, Mo., business’s bankruptcy case on behalf of the Springfield News-Leader newspaper, as reported in “Gatley bankruptcy dismissed, paving the way for banks to foreclose on 417 Rentals.” The case, filed by 417 Rentals, was dismissed in mid-January. 417 Rentals controls about 500 residential properties in the Springfield area. The company owes…