Headlines Tagged with Australia — 10,380 headlines found
Law Graduate, Quintin Rares examines Australia’s attempt to take away Big Tobacco’s intellectual property rights through plain packaging legislation, and poses the question ‘who’s next’?
Jul 12, 2012 Lexology (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:34
Now the Reuters news agency reports that the Dominican Republic is about to join the complaint.
Jun 14, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 14, 2012 19:14
It is ridiculous to claim smoking will therefore “be phased out in six years’ time” as Ms Johnstone asserts. What is more likely is that Tasmania will continue to deal with the myriad health concerns of nicotine addiction, plus a fledgling, dangerously
Sep 3, 2012 Bendigo Advertiser (au)
added Sep 3, 2012 22:49
[Australia, UK] TAFFLER: The Guardian Blogs (blog) Tobacco packets attract children. Now argue against making them plain
The tobacco industry depends on attractive packaging to draw in young recruits as the old ones die
Jul 17, 2012 Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Jul 17, 2012 05:35
IN THE face of fierce opposition to plain-pack cigarettes from some American politicians, Australia's Health Minister, Tanya Plibersek, has found high-profile allies. Among them is the New York mayor, Michael Bloomberg, who was ''terrifically enthusiast
Aug 11, 2012 The Age (au)
added Aug 15, 2012 19:50
Council is moving to ban smoking near playgrounds, taxi ranks, bus and tram stops and sporting grounds.
Jun 19, 2012 Progress Leader Newspapers (au)
added Jun 18, 2012 22:36
If we'd only open our minds to what British American Tobacco and the others are saying, we'd see how remarkably public spirited they are. They're worried not for themselves but about the ''serious unintended consequences'' they fear plain packaging will
Aug 22, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 22, 2012 02:22
Anti-smoking activists are urging Ottawa to follow Australia's lead after its highest court upheld the world's toughest tobacco law on Wednesday.
Aug 15, 2012 CBC News (ca)
added Aug 16, 2012 02:01
Aug 15, 2012 World Health Organization (WHO)
added Aug 15, 2012 16:22
Nicola Roxon took on Big Tobacco with a law in Australia that prioritises public health over trade mark rights. IP owners will wait to see which countries -- and which products -- could be next
Jul 13, 2012 Managing Intellectual Property Magazine (uk)
added Jul 19, 2012 14:17