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IPE Institute for Policy Evaluation: Research Released on Smoking Prevalence in Australia Following Plain Packaging

have released a paper entitled “The (Possible) Effect of Plain Packaging on Smoking Prevalence in Australia: A Trend Analysis” which was commissioned by Philip Morris International....experts found no evidence for a plain packaging effect on smoking preva
Business Wire
added Jul 1, 2014 11:46
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GLANTZ: Documentary on tobacco industry that ABC News killed in 1994 resurfaces on Internet

Morris sued ABC and ABC caved rather than defending the Day One documentary....turns out that ABC spiked a second documentary... "Tobacco Under Fire."...dealing with how the tobacco companies create front groups, however, is highly relevant today, since t
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 5, 2014 19:30
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[Ireland, USA] US congressman urges Government to scrap plain cigarette packaging plan

Bob Goodlatte, a Republican from Virginia, told Ambassador Anne Anderson that the proposal would mark the “beginning of a troubling trend” of countries restricting the intellectual property of legal products. The 11-term congressman is the latest US poli
Irish Times (ie)
added Jun 29, 2014 03:02
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[Europe, UK] Philip Morris Challenges New EU Anti-Tobacco Regs ($$)

contended in the lawsuit that the directive violates EU member state treaties in three ways, according to a company statement — by increasing the incentives for illegal cigarette trafficking, violating consumers’ fundamental right to accurate product info
Law360
added Jul 1, 2014 03:56
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eCig Advertising Marketing Snares the Cool eKid Generation in Net

Increased competition in the electronic cigarette market could lead to an explosion of advertising for the product bringing nicotine back to the public consciousness in full force.... The expansion into e-cigarettes could ignite an advertising battle betw
thestreet.com
added Jun 30, 2014 08:24
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[Europe, Switzerland, UK] Swiss-based tobacco giant appeals to EU court »

The new measures, adopted on April 3rd, cover labelling, ingredients, tracking and tracing, e-cigarettes, cross-border sales and herbal products for smoking. Philip Morris said it had filed suit in Britain because the country's courts have "proven to be
The Local (ch)
added Jun 29, 2014 02:53
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[Europe, UK] Philip Morris seeks review of EU tobacco law

The directive, which entered into force last month, requires measures including pictorial and text health warnings across 65 percent of tobacco packages, deeper track and trace capabilities to fight the illicit trade in cigarettes and a ban on menthol ci
Reuters
added Jun 28, 2014 09:07
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[Europe, UK] Philip Morris International Seeks Judicial Review of EU’s Tobacco Products Directive

PMI filed its papers in the English courts, which have proven to be a fast and efficient forum for private litigants to obtain references to the CJEU on issues involving EU law. PMI is seeking review of whether the Directive complies with the EU Treaties
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jun 28, 2014 09:04
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[Switzerland] Philip Morris Focuses on Hot E-Cigarettes to Overcome Expected Cool Earnings

You do not normally associate the clean Alpine airs and views of Switzerland with the tobacco industry but this week Philip Morris International (PM_) held its two-day investor meeting in Lausanne, where the company has a large Operations Center. Since e
thestreet.com
added Jun 28, 2014 09:01
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[Europe] Philip Morris Asks UK Court to Review EU Tobacco Directive

Philip Morris filed a case in England, asking U.K. judges to take the matter to the European Court of Justice, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes said in a statement today. “We believe that the EU’s tobacco products directive disrupts the balance that the
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jun 28, 2014 09:00
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