Natalie Rainer, partner at Keller and Heckman, practices in the area of food and drug law. She advises clients on regulatory requirements for foods, dietary supplements, cosmetics, and food and drug packaging in jurisdictions around the world, including North America, Latin America, Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. Rainer’s practice includes evaluating the regulatory status of food-contact materials, food additives, and color additives; advising companies on advertising and labeling requirements (including claim substantiation, nutrition labeling, menu labeling and environmental/green claims); and counseling clients on the Food Safety Modernization Act and its regulations.
She also advises clients on compliance with U.S. Department of Agriculture regulations, including the Bioengineered Labeling rules, organic rules, and regulations related to additives in meat and poultry products. Additionally, Rainer advises clients on the practical application of Proposition 65 and assists in defending against Proposition 65 enforcement actions.