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Juul Knows It Has a Popularity Problem

The brief against Juul, then, is simple: whatever good it might do in weaning adult smokers off cigarettes is overridden by the grim possibility that its popularity — and its nicotine content — could result in young vapers becoming lifelong addicts. Yet
Bloomberg News
added Jun 22, 2018 23:04
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Philip Morris Reimagines Mad Men Life Without All the Cigarettes

Philip Morris International Inc. doesn’t just want the people who see its ads to trade in their cigarettes for smokeless tobacco -- it wants the people designing them to do it, too...urged its ad agencies and media partners to quit smoking, whole offices
Bloomberg News
added Jun 22, 2018 23:03
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Smoking Becoming a No-No on College Campuses

As of November 2017, over 2,000 U.S. college campuses were smoke-free (no smoking) or tobacco-free (no smokeless tobacco use or smoking), compared with only 774 campuses in 2012, the report found. In 2017, 84 percent of smoke-free campuses were tobacco-
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 22, 2018 22:10
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Trump administration plan would shift USDA programs

The shift would leave FDA to focus on “drugs, devices, biologics, tobacco, dietary supplements, and cosmetics” after shifting about 5,000 FDA employees and $1.3 billion from FDA to the new USDA agency. This new agency would “cover virtually all the foods
Agri-Pulse
added Jun 22, 2018 22:06
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Trump Floats Moving All Food Safety Oversight To USDA ($$)

would give the agency the full mandate and budget it needs to oversee the entire U.S. food supply and would free up resources ... could focus on regulating drugs, medical devices and tobacco. "USDA demonstrates strong and...
Law360
added Jun 22, 2018 21:59
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How Highly Successful Attorneys Prepare For A Day In Court ($$)

... has served for the last three years as lead trial counsel for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in nine...
Law360
added Jun 22, 2018 21:56
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[Florida] 'Everything Went to Hell': Coral Gables Attorney Sues Former Co-Counsel Over Tobacco Cases

Coral Gables attorney J.B. Harris is suing Tallahassee litigator Phillip T. Howard, alleging his one-time co-counsel “usurped” a portfolio of tobacco cases potentially worth millions of dollars. The lawsuit leaves it up to a Miami-Dade Circuit judge to
Law.com
added Jun 22, 2018 21:45
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[Canada] The Lung Association applauds plain and standardized packaging regulations

“Tobacco products have been hiding behind attractive packaging, silently killing Canadians, for far too long and we are excited that this regulation will help to end this,” says Terry Dean, President and CEO, The Lung Association – National. Plain and st
The Lung Association (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 21:17
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Canada to have the world's best tobacco plain packaging requirements

e Canadian Cancer Society is commending the new national regulations for tobacco plain packaging as the most effective in the world. The regulations were released today by Minister of Health Ginette Petitpas Taylor. "We strongly support the regulations r
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 21:17
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New restrictions make Canada the global leader of the pack for tobacco control

Heart & Stroke is thrilled to see robust regulations for plain and standardized packaging on all tobacco products. These measures are considered the strongest and most comprehensive in the world. "We applaud the federal government for its decisive action
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 22, 2018 21:11
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