Tagged 'PPAI Product Responsibility Summit'
The PPAI Product Responsibility Summit got off to a roaring start with this morning’s opening presentation by Cheryl Falvey, former general counsel of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) and now partner with the Washington, D.C. firm, Crowell & Morning LLP. Falvey’s talk zeroed in on two key questions: Who is the regulator and what is the rule? Read More »
PPAI’s Product Responsibility Summit is taking place this week in Bethesda, Maryland. Formerly the Product Safety Summit, the highly popular event was rebranded this year to broaden its educational scope and has become the must-attend program for safety and compliance professionals at companies throughout the promotional products industry. Read More »
Product Responsibility Summit attendees were treated to a tour of the Consumer Product Safety Commission’s (CPSC) National Product Testing and Evaluation Center in Rockville, Maryland on Monday. Opened in 2011 and located near the Summit’s Bethesda location, the testing center houses the CPSC’s state-of-the-art testing labs and equipment, and engineering staff. Read More »
Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Chairman Elliot Kaye will be joining the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit later this month in Bethesda, Maryland. Kaye will address Summit attendees on Wednesday, September 30, as the luncheon speaker. Kaye became the CPSC’s 10th chairman in 2014, and his term will expire in October 2020. Read More »
Cheryl Falvey, former general counsel of the Consumer Product Safety Commission, co-chair of Crowell & Moring’s Advertising & Product Risk Management Group and a member of the firm’s management board, is returning to the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit. Falvey, who was a presenter at the Summit last year in Boston, will be speaking at this year’s event in Bethesda, Maryland, September 28-30. Read More »
Consumer Products Safety Commission (CPSC) Commissioner Ann Marie Buerkle will be speaking at PPAI’s Product Responsibility Summit next month in Bethesda, Maryland. In her luncheon session on Tuesday, September 29, Buerkle will share insights and perspectives drawn from her role at the CPSC and her background as former member of the U.S. House of Representatives. Read More »
PPAI has changed the name of the Association’s long-running Product Safety Summit. Going forward, the event will be rebranded as the PPAI Product Responsibility Summit to more accurately reflect the its scope. This three-day corporate responsibility and compliance event will be held September 28-30, 2015, in Bethesda, Maryland. Read More »