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James S. Turner

A principal in the firm, represents businesses as well as individuals and consumer groups in a wide variety of regulatory matters concerning food, drug, health, environmental and product-safety matters. He has appeared before every major consumer regulatory agency, including the Food and Drug Administration, Environmental Protection Agency, Consumer Product Safety Commission and Federal Trade Commission, as well as the Department of Agriculture and the National Institutes of Health. Mr. Turner has served as special counsel to the Senate Select Committee on Food, Nutrition, and Health and to the Senate Government Operations Subcommittee on Government Research. He has also been a policy consultant to major corporations in the food, pharmaceutical and telecommunications industries, including such companies as Kraft Foods, The Quaker Oats Company, Hoffmann-LaRoche and AT&T. Recently Mr. Turner was the lead attorney on a successful petition to the FDA to reclassify acupuncture needles from Class III to Class II medical devices, permitting their legal importation and distribution. He is a graduate of The Ohio State University School of Law.

Articles and speeches by Jim

bulletAdam Smith Without Arrogance
bulletJefferson's Flaws: Are They Beyond Redemption?
bulletFDA and The Nutrition Community, Past, Present and Future…
bulletDietary Supplements -- Health Care Reform and The Congress

Articles about Jim

bulletMegatrends, by John Naisbitt

Organizations Jim is affiliated with

bulletAspartame Consumer Safety Network
bulletNutraMancer City
bulletCitizens for Health