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Electronic-Cigarette (or e-cigarette) is not banned in the nation although the vapour solution containing stimulant nicotine used in the cigarettes falls under the group of products listed in the Poisons Act 1952. Therefore, vendors of e-cigarettes must
Feb 20, 2013 Borneo Post (my)
added Feb 21, 2013 12:36
Although plaintiffs have been mostly successful in cases that have gone to trial since the Florida Supreme Court paved the way with an important ruling in 2006, none can match the scope of the victory achieved by plaintiff Marvine Calloway on June 4.
Jun 18, 2012 JD Supra, LLC
added Jun 18, 2012 14:29
[Canada, UK] Menthol cigarettes could be WORSE for your health than regular tobacco: Study links them to 'more severe lung problems'
Menthol smokers reported more trips to A&E than non-menthol smokers / Were hospitalised more frequently for worsening of their lung disease / Menthol smokers had a 29% higher risk of being hospitalised / Worsenings might include difficulty breathing or a
Nov 5, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:23
A Florida jury handed down a $40.5 million verdict against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on Thursday in an Engle progeny case, awarding the money to a widow who blames the cigarette maker for causing her husband's fatal lung cancer.
Feb 19, 2013 Law360
added Feb 19, 2013 17:47
[Canada] Menthol cigarettes ARE more addictive: Teenagers who smoke them get through twice as much tobacco every week
Menthol cigarettes are directly linked to elevated nicotine addiction / The minty flavour gives teenagers the perception they are less harmful / Menthol users three times more likely to continue smoking in the next year
Jun 23, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 24, 2014 12:46
Governments are never going to get that money back by scolding people into being better citizens when all the government does about cigarettes is treat them as a cash cow.
Nov 4, 2014 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Nov 5, 2014 10:35
Supreme Court’s decision means tobacco companies must pay about $40 million in the 11 Florida cases within the next 30 days, Gale said. A lot more tobacco litigation is on the way. Gale is handling 60 cases before Circuit Judge Robert K. Rouse Jr. in De
Jun 17, 2014 Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal
added Jun 18, 2014 13:17
The problem, say some observers, is that Health Canada is having trouble deciding whether e-cigarettes should be regulated as tobacco products -- even though they contain no tobacco -- or under the Food and Drug Act as medicines. The ECTA says e-cigs sho
Apr 22, 2014 Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Apr 22, 2014 13:39
On Monday, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. filed a reply brief in an appeal it brought before the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. In Walker v. RJR ... Given that the Engle ruling is now seven years old, this due process issue should have been s
May 22, 2013 AmericanLawyer.com
added May 23, 2013 03:31
JAPAN Tobacco (JT), the world’s third largest tobacco manufacturer has signed a contract with 7,000 Zambian tobacco farmers for the supply of raw tobacco to that country. Speaking during a question and answer session when President Sata met Japanese bus
Oct 13, 2012 Zambia Daily Mail (zm)
added Oct 13, 2012 16:27