Egg Hatching: Will the Salmonella Scare Finally Result in Passage of New Food Regulation?

We have previously reported on the Food Safety Modernization Act — Conventional wisdom held that, in this election year, the Act was unlikely to make it out of Congress for a signature by the President. The recent salmonella egg recall ( — which apparently arises out of a company with a history of violations ( — might change that. Political pressure for Congress to address the Act is mounting — And, of course, class action lawsuits arising out of the egg recall are also hatching —

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