- Part Number:1987
- Part Number Title:Procedures for Handling Retaliation Complaints Under Section 402 of the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act
- Subpart:1987 Subpart B
- Subpart Title:Litigation
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Upon receipt of an objection and request for hearing, the Chief Administrative Law Judge will promptly assign the case to an ALJ who will notify the parties of the day, time, and place of hearing. The hearing is to commence expeditiously, except upon a showing of good cause or unless otherwise agreed to by the parties. Hearings will be conducted de novo on the record. ALJs have broad discretion to limit discovery in order to expedite the hearing.
[79 FR 8629-8630, Feb. 13, 2014; 81 FR 22542, April 18, 2016; 86 FR 1794, January 11, 2021]