Katie Bond

Partner

About Katie Bond

Katie Bond provides regulatory counseling and litigation support in matters involving a variety of consumer products, including dietary supplements, foods, OTC drug products, cosmetics and sports equipment. Katie regularly reviews product labeling and advertising to determine compliance with federal regulations. As needed, she assists clients in identifying and working with well-credentialed, independent scientific experts to ensure that claims are properly substantiated.

Katie advises clients regarding the use of efficacy and health benefit claims, “green” marketing, “made in the USA” claims, social media and consumer, celebrity and expert endorsements. She has substantial experience in responding to FTC and state attorney general investigations. She also assists clients regularly with consumer class action defense and initiating and responding to self-regulatory challenges before bodies including the National Advertising Division (NAD).

Recognized by Super Lawyers as a Washington, D.C. “Rising Star” and recommended in the US Legal 500 for her work in the Marketing & Advertising area, Katie is appreciated by clients and colleagues alike for providing creative advice that is grounded in the framework of the law yet balanced with the needs of each client.

Books

  • Bond, Katie (Contributor), ABA Section of Antitrust Law, Consumer Protection Law Developments (2009).
  • Bond, Katie. "New Standards, Heightened Enforcement, and Increased Litigation: Managing the New Legal Risks Facing Food and Dietary Supplement Companies". N.p.: Thomson Reuters Westlaw; Asapatore. N. pag. Print.

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