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Companies Look to the Future as Long-Running Federal Lawsuit Nears End

“Altria”) and Philip Morris USA, Inc. announced today that they and other companies have agreed on the timing of court-ordered communications about cigarettes and smoking on television and in newspapers. The communications, which will
Business Wire
added Oct 3, 2017 02:34
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Oregon DEQ Fines Medford E-Cigarette Company for Hazardous Waste Violations

the violations committed by ECBlend, LLC, included failing to determine whether waste liquids that contained nicotine and generated by the company were hazardous. Other violations included illegally storing hazardous waste and transporting hazardous wast
KAJO 1270 AM 99.7 FM (Grants Pass, OR)
added Sep 30, 2017 23:05
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[Asia, Mid-east] UAE Excise tax: Can a store sell existing stock at old rates?

there is a possibility of at least some such retailers offering cigarettes and soft/energy drinks at pre-excise rates over the next few days and, perhaps, weeks. According to a note by global consultancy Deloitte, all UAE businesses - which include retai
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Sep 30, 2017 22:47
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[New York] Ex-trader who worked for ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ funded lavish life off retirees: SEC

Belfort’s boiler room operation got sued by federal regulators on Friday for allegedly bilking nearly $6 million from retirees in a real estate scheme that funded an e-cigarette company and his visits to a tanning salon. Leonard Vincent Lombardo raised $
New York Post
added Sep 30, 2017 19:38
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Here is how Big Tobacco is reading the future of smoking

ig Tobacco’s future rests on quickly switching over to cigarette alternatives. Having lost the first-mover’s advantage to much smaller e-cigarette makers, companies like Philip Morris see value in hedging against the fallout of anti-smoking advocacy by, p
Financial Express (in)
added Sep 30, 2017 03:11
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YACH: LETTER TO THE WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION

This is a letter sent by the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World founder and president-designate Dr. Derek Yach, on September 29, 2017, to officials at the World Health Organization to correct the mischaracterizations the World Health Organization has made
Foundation for a Smoke-Free World
added Oct 7, 2017 08:05
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CALANTZOPOULOS: Open Response to Letter of 14 September 2017 calling on PMI to stop selling cigarettes

accomplish from the perspective of public health? Would smoking prevalence change?...our core strategy is not at odds with the demands of your letter. Indeed, our paramount business strategy is to replace cigarettes with less-harmful, smoke-free alternat
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 3, 2017 13:48
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[France, Illinois] Magistrate Judge Orders Rolling Paper Documents To Be Turned Over For Discovery

ordered a tobacco company to produce documents regarding the design of its rolling papers that are in the possession of one of its French subsidiaries in a trademark infringement countersuit after finding that French law does not entirely preempt the comp
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 30, 2017 23:40
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Midyear Category Data Report 2017: Cigars and E-Cigs Buoy Sales

With blockades at the federal level, a regulatory fervor in hot-spot states and cities, and—despite it all—strong supplier innovation, the tobacco category faces a mixed bag of unit expansion and constriction. “Smokeless and cigars continue to perform w
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 30, 2017 23:36
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[California] Cali. Court Affirms $765,000 Fine For Tax-Free Cigarettes ($$)

held up a $765,000 fine given to a member of the Alturas Indian Rancheria tribe for selling tax-free cigarettes at two of his shops in Indian Country, ruling that federal law and tribal sovereignty do not trump state regulations in this case.
Law360
added Sep 30, 2017 21:38
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