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[Honduras] Australia Blocks Honduran Bid For WTO Panel In Tobacco Row ($$)

Australia blocked a request Monday for the creation of a World Trade Organization panel to examine Honduras' claims that Australia's plain packaging requirements for tobacco products give trademark holders short shrift and conflict with Australia's oblig
Law360
added Nov 20, 2012 22:03
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[Australia] Doctors call for no smoking policy to be enforced

West Australian doctors are calling for stricter policing of no-smoking areas outside hospitals, with many patients continuing to smoke on hospital grounds.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Nov 7, 2012 12:30
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[Australia] Plain pack cigs moving in

"You could just about sue the Government for trauma," he joked. "It will put a lot of people off you can't miss it." A gruesome image of a rotten or diseased body part dominated each packet and carton, with no logo in sight and the tobacco company's bra
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Nov 1, 2012 13:51
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[Australia] Even in the digital world, where there's smoke, there's ire

'There are now 107 smoking apps. Authorities are freaking out.' Outraged calls to ban tobacco-related apps might, just possibly, be missing the point. . . . I'm not a regular smoker myself, but after years of watching Nicola Roxon waging federal war on
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Oct 27, 2012 19:25
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Australia's tobacco industry

The Australian tobacco industry makes a significant contribution to the economy in terms of government revenue, retail sales and employment.
British American Tobacco (BAT) Australia
added Oct 26, 2012 12:34
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Australia And Europe Will Weigh On Philip Morris' Earnings

We believe the company will face a similar volume decline in Europe again this quarter with the cigarette market size in the region expected to continue its declining trend. We also expect weaker growth in Asia relative to the previous quarter, primarily
Trefis
added Oct 18, 2012 08:47
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[Australia] Does the tobacco plain packaging High Court case affect your brand?

There are a number of steps you can take in order to protect your brand and your legal rights in intellectual property used in your business. These include by: * Undertaking an "audit" of intellectual property to ascertain what is owned and/or licensed
Lexology (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 16:22
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[Australia, USA] SINGER: Public health vs private freedom in smokes labeling

Instead of rejecting such laws as restricting freedom, therefore, we should defend them as ways to level the playing field between individuals and giant corporations that make no pretense of appealing to our capacities for reasoning and reflection. Requi
Shanghai Daily (cn)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:42
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[Australia] WTO Will Probe US-China Subsidies, Aussie Tobacco Logos ($$)

The World Trade Organization's dispute resolution body launched investigations into two major trade fights Friday, setting up panels to decide the legality of both Australia's strict trademark restrictions on cigarette labeling and
Law360
added Oct 2, 2012 13:21
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[Australia, Guatemala, Ukraine] dispute settlement - the disputes - DS434

On 14 August 2012, Ukraine requested the establishment of a panel. At its meeting on 31 August 2012, the DSB deferred the establishment of a panel.
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added Sep 28, 2012 23:04
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