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Orrin Hatch, R-Utah, offered a fuller glimpse of his objections...chiding the pact for its insufficient protection of biologic medicines and its insulation of tobacco control measures from legal challenges.
Oct 8, 2015 Law360
added Oct 8, 2015 15:09
the TPP that has emerged is a pleasant surprise. The agreement gives pharmaceutical firms, tobacco companies, and other corporations substantially less than they had asked for – so much so that US Senator Orrin Hatch and some other Republicans now threate
Oct 8, 2015 Project Syndicate
added Oct 8, 2015 15:07
A car dealer network is to start handing out air fresheners marked with information about the new ban on smoking while children are in the car.
Oct 8, 2015 BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added Oct 8, 2015 11:16
Chief Financial Officer, Jacek Olczak, will address investors today at the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference in Boston. The presentation and Q&A session are being webcast live, in a listen-only mode, beginning at approximately 1:30 p.m. ET, at w
Oct 8, 2015 Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2015 10:34
[Australia] Front groups and 'astroturfing' / The 'grassroots' movements campaigning on behalf of industry.
The Alliance of Australian Retailers (AAR) was set up by big tobacco companies to challenge tobacco plain packaging laws, a fact which wasn't initially disclosed on its website. That's because the group doesn't represent tobacco companies; rather, it cla
Oct 8, 2015 CHOICE (au)
added Oct 8, 2015 10:19
Altria believes that a combination of these two companies would create significant value for all SABMiller shareholders. Altria supports a proposal of £42.15, or higher, with a partial share alternative, and, subject to finalization of terms, would be pr
Oct 7, 2015 Altria Group, Inc.
added Oct 7, 2015 13:21
Jeff Holman, CEO of Vapor Corp., is scheduled to present at the conference on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 1:00 pm at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas. In addition, Vapor Corp.'s senior management will meet with investors during the conference.
Oct 7, 2015 PR Newswire
added Oct 7, 2015 13:18
For the government to be placated by this exemption based on its limited experience with investor-state disputes is shortsighted, writes Kyla Tienhaara.
Oct 7, 2015 The Age (au)
added Oct 7, 2015 12:16
The tobacco carve-out is an acknowledgement, after all, that companies don’t just use I.S.D.S. lawsuits to fight unjust expropriation; they use these lawsuits to fight reasonable state regulation...why we should trust other companies to use these provisio
Oct 6, 2015 The New Yorker
added Oct 7, 2015 01:30
“Van drivers should already be familiar with the Smoking At Work law, so they need to see this new legislation as an extension,” comments Steve Bridge, managing director, Mercedes-Benz Vans. “If there is ever more than just the driver using the van, sti
Oct 6, 2015 Transport Engineer - IRTE (Institute of Road Transport Engineers) (uk)
added Oct 6, 2015 22:45