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Vaping Company Seeks Summary Judgment In Regulation Suit Against FDA ($$)

filed a motion for summary judgment on July 8 in a District of Columbia federal court, saying the new regulations the FDA will impose violate the First Amendment ... Nicopure Labs LLC also says that the FDA...
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 22, 2016 02:56
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Obamacare's surcharge for smokers may have backfired

A provision of the Affordable Care Act that allows insurers to charge smokers higher premiums may have discouraged smokers from signing up for insurance, undercutting a major goal of the law, according to a study published this month. The surcharges, of
Everett (WA) Herald
added Jul 19, 2016 19:16
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[Europe, UK] STEVENS: The radical blueprint the NHS needs to survive life after Brexit

First, if you’re concerned about life chances you need to act on prevention and health inequalities. While smoking explains half the difference in longevity between rich and poor, obesity is the new smoking: poor diet is now our biggest avoidable cause o
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 15:35
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SIEGEL: Altria Urges Changes in FDA E-Cigarette Regulations that Would Decrease Its Share of Vaping Market and Help Save Many Smaller Manufacturers

Altria Client Services, on behalf of Nu Mark (the maker of Mark Ten e-cigarettes), has submitted comments to the FDA that blast its pre-market tobacco application (PMTA) requirements for e-cigarettes, arguing that these requirements are unduly burdensome,
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 18, 2016 17:30
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How A Little-Known FDA Ruling Could Cripple the Cigar Industry

“The FDA has by and large ignored Congress, the U.S. Small Business Administration, Ambassadors of Central America and local government in truly assessing the far reaching effects of this regulation," Kaizad Hansotia, CEO of Gurkha Cigars, tells MAXIM.
Maxim
added Jul 15, 2016 15:29
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FDA Overreaching With Tobacco Rule Expansion: E-Cig Cos.

Three Alabama-based e-cigarette companies challenged...the measure goes too far and will likely push them out of business. Cyclops Vapor 2 LLC, Tiger Vapor LLC and Karma S Clouds LLC object to the FDA’s May rule, which allows the agency to regulate all t
Law360
added Jul 14, 2016 13:41
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3 Alabama vape shops sue FDA

Joe Hubbard, who represents the companies, said these regulatory expenses would cost the businesses between $390,000 and $790,000 up front, and at least $450,000 in annual compliance costs. Daleville vapor shop Operation Vapor brings in about $186,000 a
Montgomery (AL) Advertiser
added Jul 13, 2016 20:22
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Two Thirds of Consumers Say Their Wellness Program Does Not Test for Smoking: HealthMine Survey

a June HealthMine analysis of 750 consumers enrolled in wellness programs found that 66% say their wellness program does not include a medical test for nicotine use.... As smokers stay undercover, it is their colleagues who may be paying the added healthc
PR Newswire
added Jul 6, 2016 02:00
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[New York] FDA’s costly new rules may sink local ‘vape’ shops

The clock is ticking for the more than 130 small “vape” shops in Western New York that the federal government now wants to treat like tobacco manufacturers. When sweeping new Food and Drug Administration rules go into effect next month, local shops will
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 4, 2016 17:40
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[Canada] Saskatchewan city imposes fee on businesses selling tobacco products

The city of Lloydminster is Saskatchewan's first community to impose an annual fee on businesses which choose to sell tobacco. Businesses will have to pay $750 a year to sell tobacco products, and another $350 if they sell flavoured tobacco.
Canadian Press
added Jul 4, 2016 17:40
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