Loyola University Chicago

School of Law

First Class Assignments for Spring 2018 Semester

Jordan Paradise

Title/s: Food and Drug Law



Food & Drug Law

Textbook:  Adams, Cooper, Hahn & Kahan, Eds., Food and Drug Law and Regulation (FDLI, 3rd ed. 2015).   Buy at the Loyola bookstore or order from FDLI directly at heavily discounted student rate.  DO NOT buy online from other sources because you will pay the outrageous practitioner price for this book.

Additional materials:


(Class 1 Wednesday, January 17:  The FDA as a Federal Administrative Agency

Textbook: p. 1-20; 683-686; 710-top 715

Statute: 21 USC §371(a)-(d)(regulations and hearings) & (h)(guidance documents) [Also cited as FDCA §701]

FDA website: Review the FDA Organization Chart: FDA Overview, available at http://www.fda.gov/AboutFDA/CentersOffices/OrganizationCharts/ucm393155.htm


(Class 2 Monday, January 22: FDCA Structure & Definitions

Sakai: Hutt et al, Cases and Materials Supplement S2-S24

Statute: 21 USC 321(f)- (i), (p), (s), (t), (ff), (rr) (various definitions) [Also cited as FDCA §201]