Central Hudson 2.0: FDA Regulation of Commercial Speech in Social Media

USING SOCIAL MEDIA IN FDA-REGULATED INDUSTRIES: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE, Carrie Dooher, ed., Food and Drug Law Institute, Forthcoming

Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper

19 Pages Posted: 8 Aug 2010 Last revised: 19 Aug 2010

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Timothy W. Schmidt

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law; University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Minnesota Law Review

Ralph Hall, JD

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - School of Law

Date Written: August 7, 2010

Abstract

Discussion of FDA regulation of social media tools (such as Facebook, Twitter, and blogs) through an analysis of enforcement actions and public hearings. Includes an analysis of First Amendment commercial speech as it applies to FDA regulation in general, and highlights areas where this may affect FDA regulation of social media.

Suggested Citation

Schmidt, Timothy W. and Hall, JD, Ralph, Central Hudson 2.0: FDA Regulation of Commercial Speech in Social Media (August 7, 2010). USING SOCIAL MEDIA IN FDA-REGULATED INDUSTRIES: THE ESSENTIAL GUIDE, Carrie Dooher, ed., Food and Drug Law Institute, Forthcoming, Minnesota Legal Studies Research Paper, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1655103 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1655103

Timothy W. Schmidt (Contact Author)

University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law ( email )

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Minneapolis, MN 55455
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University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Minnesota Law Review ( email )

229 19th Ave. South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

Ralph Hall, JD

University of Minnesota, Twin Cities - School of Law ( email )

229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455
United States

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