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Congress Relaunches Bipartisan Toy Caucus
April 11, 2024
 
The Toy Association™ applauds the bipartisan and bicameral introduction of the American Privacy Rights Act, a national data privacy and security standard that would give individuals control of their personal information.

 
Congress Introduces Comprehensive Data Privacy Legislation
April 9, 2024
 
The Toy Association™ applauds the bipartisan and bicameral introduction of the American Privacy Rights Act, a national data privacy and security standard that would give individuals control of their personal information.

 
The Toy Association™ Alerts Industry of Producer Registration Deadline for New Packaging EPR Laws
April 4, 2024
 
Producer responsibility organization (PRO) Circular Action Alliance (CAA) has announced a July 1, 2024, registration deadline for producers that sell, import, or distribute products in California, Colorado, and Oregon.

 
April 11 Webinar to Address Global Shipping Challenges
April 3, 2024
 
Toy industry professionals are reminded to sign up for “2024 Shipping Issues Facing Toy Industry Examined,” an upcoming Toy Association webinar taking place Thursday, April 11 at 2 p.m. (Eastern).

 
Toy Association Joins Coalition to Protect Industry Interests During California EPR Rulemaking
March 29, 2024
 
The Toy Association™ has joined a coalition group organized by the California Chamber of Commerce (CalChamber) to provide the toy industry’s perspective throughout the rulemaking process for California's SB 54, the largest comprehensive packaging EPR (extended producer responsibility) program in the country.

 
Children’s Online Privacy: Federal & State Updates
March 25, 2024
 
The Toy Association™ is providing the toy industry with an update on state and federal actions related to children’s online privacy protection.

 
April Webinar to Examine the State of Global Shipping
March 21, 2024
 
An upcoming Toy Association webinar will address global shipping challenges that are continuing to impact the toy industry.

 
The Toy Association™ Voices Concerns Over CPSC’s Broad Definition of ‘Infant Support Cushions’
March 19, 2024
 
The Toy Association™ submitted comments on March 18 to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) regarding a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPR) on a safety standard for infant support cushions.

 
U.S. Court of Appeals Holds Hearing on Oregon Chemical Reporting Legislation
March 14, 2024
 
Attorneys for The Safe to Play Coalition, of which The Toy Association™ is a member, completed oral arguments today in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit regarding a judge's ruling on Oregon's Toxic-Free Kids Act (TFKA).

 
The Toy Association™ Advocates for Passage of SHOP SAFE Act at Brand Protection Seminar
March 13, 2024
 
The Toy Association™’s Owen Caine, vice president of government affairs, addressed industry priorities for combating counterfeit products during the 2024 Brand Protection Strategy Summit.

 
Toy Association Advocacy Alters Vermont EPR Bill Language to Prevent Manufacturer Burden
March 11, 2024
 
Advocacy efforts from Toy Association staff led to crucial amendments to Vermont’s Senate Bill 254, which initially imposed burdensome responsibilities on toy manufacturers for any products containing batteries.

 
U.S. Senate Confirms Douglas Dziak to Fill Final CPSC Commissioner Seat
March 8, 2024
 
The U.S. Senate voted yesterday by voice vote to confirm Douglas Dziak as the fifth and final commissioner of the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC).

 
Toy Association Webinar to Help Industry Professionals Navigate ASTM F963 Toy Safety Standard Change
March 1, 2024
 
Toy industry professionals are reminded to sign up for “Changes in the ASTM F963 Toy Safety Standard (ASTM F963-23) & How to Comply,” an upcoming webinar taking place Tuesday, March 12 at 2 p.m. (Eastern).

 
The Toy Association™ Addresses Global Product Safety at International Symposium
February 26, 2024
 
The Toy Association attended the ICPHSO 2024 Annual Meeting & Training Symposium, which brings together government agencies and product safety professionals from around the world to discuss consumer product safety issues.

 
Update: EU Committee Approves Draft for Amendment of the Toy Safety Regulation Reform
February 15, 2024
 
Members of the European Parliament’s Internal Market & Consumer Protection Committee (IMCO) unanimously voted in favor (37 votes) of the draft report to revise the European Union’s (EU) toy safety regulations, covering all toys and games that are sold and marketed in the EU.

 
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