Prepare to meet the challenges of the rapidly evolving legal and regulatory landscape of the cosmetics and personal care products industry

Attend ACI’s 7th Annual Legal, Regulatory, and Compliance Forum on Cosmetics and Personal Care Products to ensure you receive timely advice from our prestigious faculty of government officials, consumer protection advocates, leading in-house counsel, and premier law firm attorneys. We have created this year’s agenda to include more interactive formats to enhance session content as well as your overall conference experience. We hope to see you this spring.

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Benefit from the Knowledge of our Distinguished Co-Chairs
Sharon Blinkoff

Sharon Blinkoff

Counsel, Locke Lord LLP
Chair Advertising and Social Media Group,
Member of the Board of Directors of Independent Cosmetic Manufacturers and Distributors

Taryn C. Looney

Taryn C. Looney

Director – Assistant General Counsel

Special Keynote Address
Douglas “Duffy” Mackay, N.D.

Douglas “Duffy” Mackay, N.D.

Senior Vice President Scientific & Regulatory Affairs
CV Sciences, Inc.

2020 Agenda Highlights
  • The impact of recent and pending state and federal legislation concerning ingredient safety, consumer protection and anti-cruelty reforms
  • Challenges with using terms such as “natural”, “clean beauty”, and sustainability in the absence of clear FDA guidance
  • The role, reach, and risks of influencers in product promotion
  • The ongoing controversy over the use of CBD-hemp oil in cosmetics
  • How the current political atmosphere is impacting cosmetic imports and exports

Network and Benchmark with Representatives from Leading Cosmetic and Personal Care Companies, Government Agencies and Consumer Protection Groups

  • Amorepacific
  • Chanel
  • Cosmetic Dermatology, LLC | dr. brandt® skincare
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Edgewell Personal Care
  • Environmental Working Group
  • Henkel Beauty Care
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • National Advertising Division, BBB National Programs, Inc.
  • New Avon Company
  • Unilever
  • United States Food and Drug Administration
  • United States Federal Trade Commission
  • United States Department of Commerce

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“Extremely informative with top notch panelists from all facets of the industry. Highly recommend!”

General Counsel
Oxygen Development

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“Brought together a well informed bright group of people where you could learn from one another.”

Locke Lord LLP

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“The choice of hot topics allowed for great discussions between speakers and participants.”

Chief Marketing Counsel
Oral Care, Colgate Palmolive Company

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“Good presentations by subject matter experts on a wide variety of regulatory matters in the cosmetic world.”

Counsel, Regulatory Matter, Target Corporation