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Canada: Precedent-Setting Marlboro Decision Provides Guidance On Entitlement To Claim Profits In Trademark Infringement Cases

On March 23, 2015, the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacco is entitled to elect an accounting of Philip Morris' profits resulting from the infringement of its rights in the MARLBORO trademark in Canada. This important decision for the parties w
Mondaq
added Mar 26, 2015 09:34
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[Canada] Controversy surrounds possible menthol cigarette ban in Nova Scotia

On Tuesday, the Atlantic Convenience Stores Association called on the government to exclude menthol tobacco from the ban, saying the flavoured cigarettes will still be brought into the province through illegal means.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 25, 2015 17:30
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[Canada] Anti-menthol group challenging province on tobacco legislation

Banding Against Menthol, a newly formed group comprised of medical professionals and former smokers, is questioning why menthol flavouring was exempted from the tobacco reduction bill.
Calgary (Alb) Herald
added Mar 24, 2015 13:53
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[Canada] Kelowna considers banning e-cigarettes

Kelowna city council is considering banning e-cigarettes in some public spaces after getting a written request from Interior Health. “Interior Health supports the City of Kelowna to act immediately and amend bylaw to stop the growing use of e-cigarettes
GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 24, 2015 02:57
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[Canada, UAE: Abu Dhabi] Waterloo researcher wins top award for tobacco control efforts

Prof. Geoffrey Fong, shown here in 2006 at the University of Waterloo, has received an award from the American Cancer Society for his outstanding research in tobacco control.
Kitchener-Waterloo (ONT) Record (ca)
added Mar 21, 2015 22:07
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[Canada] VIDEO: How smoking can increase a man's odds of osteoporosis

Medical expert Dr. Marla Shapiro explains how smoking can increase a man’s odds of osteoporosis and why screening guidelines could change.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:02
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[Canada] St. Anthony Airport smoking shelter to cost $14600

Transport Canada has confirmed that a smoking shelter will be placed at St. Anthony Airport this year, as part of the Air Terminal Building Modification Project. According to a Transport Canada press release the shelter is being built because there will
Northern Pen (St. Anthony, NFL) (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 14:48
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: National Post View: Vape ‘em if you got ‘em

the health committee has at least recognized the inevitability of e-cigarettes’ use, as well as their potential benefit in reducing the demonstrable harms of smoking. The government should take up the committee’s main recommendation, and spare the country
National Post (ca)
added Mar 17, 2015 12:47
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[Canada] Vaping on OC Transpo won't mean fine, but STO says it will

OC Transpo says passengers are free to vape on board and on transit property because e-cigarettes are not regulated as a tobacco product by Health Canada. Meanwhile, Gatineau's public transit service says it has banned vaping on its buses and property.
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 14, 2015 16:05
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[Canada] VAPING: TOWARDS A REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR E-CIGARETTES (PDF)

RECOMMENDATION 1 That the Government of Canada financially support research through existing channels, and that these funds be allocated to independent research on the health effects of electronic cigarettes and related devices, and their impact on the up
Parliamentary Internet (Canada)
added Mar 11, 2015 16:42
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