January 14, 2013 – BBC Business Daily – Food lawsuits

Food lawsuits

How anti-tobacco lawyers found a new target – food companies which miss-label products. Lesley Curwen talks to US lawyer Don Barrett who is suing various food companies and Patrick Basham of the Cato Institute who is skeptical about the value of the lawsuits.

About Don Barrett

Mr. Barrett is one of the preeminent trial lawyers in America and has achieved great success for thousands of clients. Mr. Barrett has been the leader of many large pieces of litigation including the Ford/Firestone MDL Litigation and the tobacco litigation that brought about the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement with the tobacco industry.