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[Australia, Malaysia, Uruguay] NIJAR: Law Speak - A ‘toxic’ clause to note

Three top law firms – Freshfields (UK), White & Case (US) and King & Spalding (US) – dominate...will Malaysia sign a TPPA with a clause which even the trade commissioner of the EC, and the conservative Financial Times, called “toxic”?
Sun Daily (my)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:19
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[Mid-east] New study uncovers tobacco industry's attempts to tackle 'threat' of Islam to smoking

Co-author Professor Kelley Lee, based at Simon Fraser University, said: "This paper provides further evidence of how the tobacco industry has sought to frame public policy debates in ways that, not only further its commercial interests, but undermine the
HealthCanal.com
added Apr 27, 2015 09:09
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[Africa, South Africa] SARS QUESTIONS THE CREDIBILITY OF LACKAY’S LETTER

Sars on Friday said it doubted whether a letter submitted to Parliament by its former spokesperson Adrian Lackay that claimed British American Tobacco (BAT) had broken South African laws, was actually written by him.
Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 27, 2015 08:52
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[UK] IEA: History of Close Ties with the Tobacco Industry

Institute of Economic Affairs (IEA) was funded by British American Tobacco from 1963.[1] [2] In the 1970s, the IEA was being paid £2,500 by BAT... Tobacco industry documents reveal that Philip Morris identified the Institute of Economic Affairs as one of
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Apr 27, 2015 08:41
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[Africa, South Africa] BAT DENIES SMUGGLING CLAIMS

As British American Tobacco (BAT) denies claims it’s been involved in cigarette smuggling, the National Council Against Smoking says there’s a strong incentive for tobacco firms to smuggle their own products.
Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:29
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[South Africa] The British American Tobacco smuggling scam goes international

a document has been submitted to Parliament claiming there is evidence that British American Tobacco (BAT) has been involved in what looks like cigarette smuggling. The claim comes from the former Sars spokesperson Adrian Lackey, where he says that eviden
Cape Talk: THE John Maytham SHOW (za)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:28
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[Africa, South Africa] FIRST ON EWN: BAT IMPLICATED IN CIGARETTE SMUGGLING

South African Revenue Service (Sars) spokesperson Adrian Lackay claims evidence has emerged that British American Tobacco (BAT), a private investigation firm, and State Security Agency officials have been involved in cigarette smuggling.
Eyewitness News (za)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:22
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[Netherlands] Packaging digital culture to young smokers [FREE FULL TEXT]

One ramification of the link with digital culture is that packs now provide consumers with new ways to engage with tobacco companies.... The utilisation of key touchstones of digital culture may also imply that these cigarettes are meant for those who ar
Tobacco Control
added Apr 21, 2015 23:15
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[UK] TIERNEY: Tobacco companies are doing themselves no reputational favours

industry's threat to sue the Government over plain ­packaging is another example of sabre rattling from a once-powerful force, says Tonic London's Tamsin Tierney...example of the industry flexing its muscles and taking an unscientific, unethical and moral
PR Week US
added Apr 21, 2015 10:45
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[Asia, Mid-east, UK] How tobacco firms tried to undermine Muslim countries' smoking ban

Attempts to tackle sales threat by framing criticism of smoking as fundamentalist fanaticism are outlined in cache of documents from 1970s...“‘You couldn’t make it up’...we had tobacco industry lawyers actually developing theological arguments."
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 20, 2015 09:51
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