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“The United States of Beauty: An Analysis of Proposed Federal Legislation and Regulation Impacting the Cosmetics Industry,” ACI’s Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Forum

On March 23, Jenner & Block Partner Robert C. Harmala was a speaker for the American Conference Institute’s Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Forum on Cosmetics and Personal Care Products. In the opening program, Mr. Harmala discussed legislation and regulations that will likely move forward under the Biden administration. The speakers analyzed the latest developments surrounding the Safe Cosmetics and Personal Care Products Act, the Humane Cosmetics Act, as well as identified challenges with the FDA’s regulations on color additives.

Mr. Harmala is a chair of the firm’s Government Relations Practice and partner in the Native American Law Practice. He has counseled Native American tribal governments, international organizations, the cosmetics industry, and defense contractors in their relationships with the US federal and California state governments.