Consumer Product Safety
The Know-How to Protect Your Brand
To protect their brands — and avoid costly fines and lawsuits — consumer product companies need to be proactive. Our team has the experience and insight to help you comply with product safety requirements. If necessary, we'll also work with you to respond to issues involving potential hazards or product defects. As your legal partner, Mintz will help you avoid fines and enforcement actions and safeguard your company's reputation with consumers and regulators.Share Awards
Co-chair recognized as Rising Star in Washington DC for Consumer Law (2017)
Co-chair serves as General Counsel of Association of Home Appliance Manufacturers; twice recognized for service to the residential appliance industry
Co-chair is Vice President of the International Consumer Product Health and Safety Organization
35 Litigation attorneys recognized (2020)
5 attorneys named Massachusetts Super Lawyers (2020)
Mintz's Consumer Product Safety Practice is known for its strong track record. Our team's knowledge of product safety law is exceptional. We're familiar with the regulations and policies of the US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Health Canada, the European Union, Australia, and individual US states.
We have deep experience working with the CPSC, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and the Federal Trade Commission (FTC). That history makes us nimble — helping us resolve client issues efficiently. We're able to provide customized solutions to the biggest issues facing consumer product companies.
- Product safety testing labs
- Trade associations
- International product standards and regulations
CPSC investigations and
- Product recalls
- Jurisdictional issues
- CPSC compliance and reporting
- CPSIA challenges
- Poison Prevention Packaging Act (PPPA) Regulations
- Federal Hazardous Substances Act (FHSA)
- FDA Regulated Products
- Business and Professions Code
- Consumer Legal Remedies Act
- False Advertising Act
- "Made in USA"
- Proposition 65
- Slack Fill
- Unfair Competition Law
Our team includes industry-leading attorneys and other professionals across legal disciplines as well as colleagues from ML Strategies, the firm’s government relations affiliate.
What Our Clients Are Saying
Lyn PesterfieldPrym Consumer USA
Anastassio KapetanisCOO Americas, Zoppas Industries
Our team has covered a wide spectrum of product-related issues and knows international regulations.