Episode 6: Believe It or Not, U.S. Dietary Supplements Are Regulated (and Other Fun Topics) with Rick Collins, Esq.,
There’s much more to dietary supplement regulation than you think! Discover the difference between the way dietary supplements and drugs are regulated, where medical foods play a role, and what to be cautious of in terms of sport nutrition supplements as we dive into this content packed episode with special guest, Rick Collins, Esq., of Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry PLLC. _____________________ Guest Info: Rick Collins, Esq., is a lawyer dedicated to the health and fitness community and is a partner in the law firm of Collins Gann McCloskey & Barry, based on Long Island, New York. He is internationally recognized as a top legal authority in the field of dietary supplements and physical enhancement. His law firm represents numerous companies in the sports nutrition industry. He serves as General Counsel to the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN) and is the official legal advisor to the Pro League of the International Federation of BodyBuilders. He’s a nationally Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA-CSCS), a former personal trainer and competitive bodybuilder, and the co-author of a men’s nutrition and fitness book published by Rodale. He has contributed chapters to several textbooks on sports nutrition. A frequent article contributor to various health and fitness publications, he is a monthly columnist for the nationally circulated Muscular Developmentmagazine.
Ep. 19 - Rick Collins: Steroids, Supplements, and the Law
Pressing The Limits Podcast
Rick Collins is a renowned attorney with an active national law practice focusing on clients in bodybuilding, fitness, and dietary supplement communities. He is the country's foremost legal authority in the area of performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs) and supplements, having defended cases from coast to coast involving steroids, human growth hormone (HGH), peptides, and other anabolic substances. In addition to his work as a lawyer, Rick is a popular author, fitness authority, actor, and former competitive bodybuilder and fitness trainer. He has become one of the nation's most celebrated personalities in the men's health arena, particularly with his revolutionary book, Alpha Male Challenge. Rick has appeared on film and television, has been featured is dozens of publications, serves as a crime blogger for The Huffington Post, and is a board member of the International Sports Hall of Fame.
Rick Collins is the foremost legal authority in the sectors of dietary supplement law, health and fitness law, and anabolic steroid law.If you're in need of legal counsel, call Rick at 516-294-0300.Support the show (https://feeds.buzzsprout.com/304244.rss)
Acting, Bodybuilding, Practicing Law and Meeting Arnold Schwarzenegger with Rick Collins | Gold/Fox: Non-Billable
Gold/Fox: Non Billable
Rick Collins, partner at Collins, Gann, McCloskey, & Barry on Long Island is this week's guest. Collins talks about his practice work in criminal defense and how he began his career as a Nassau County Assistant District Attorney. Collins, a past president of the Nassau County Bar Association, then talks about his acting career, where he stared in the "Toxic Avenger" TV series and had a brief role in the HBO classic "The Sopranos." He also talks about his passion for weightlifting and recalls the time he met his childhood idol, Arnold Schwarzenegger.