Headlines Tagged with Ethics — 2,877 headlines found
But Anthem’s executive vice president, Wayne S. DeVeydt, serves on the board of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, which is engaged in a worldwide campaign to block antismoking laws. These include taxes on cigarettes in the Philippines, graphic health warning
Jul 1, 2015 New York Times
added Jul 1, 2015 12:11
Now that others in the private sector can see the systematic efforts of Big Tobacco and the Chamber to thwart sound public health measures around the world, we hope they will reconsider their involvement with and support for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
Jun 30, 2015 American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 30, 2015 20:10
Reynolds CEO Pines for the “Old Days” – Does She Miss Joe Camel? Company has long history of deception, marketing to kids
Susan Cameron touted the deal as a return to the “old days” for the tobacco industry. When it comes to Big Tobacco, the “old days” were a time when youth smoking rates were skyrocketing, the industry used cartoons and cowboys to target kids, and tobacco e
Jun 29, 2015 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 30, 2015 20:07
Gabrielsson...told...of the meeting at Peppi’s Kiosk during which the kiosk owner, Zammit, that he was solicited for a €50 million bribe. The witness said his impression was that the money to be paid had been intended for Commissioner John Dalli, who resi
Jun 27, 2015 Malta Today (mt)
added Jun 27, 2015 09:16
The MSP pushing for a ban on smoking in cars when children are present has said there is a "moral duty" to act. Liberal Democrat Jim Hume wants a £100 fine to be brought in for people caught smoking in vehicles if anyone aged under 18 is inside.
Jun 23, 2015 STV (uk)
added Jun 26, 2015 09:33
Hume wants a £100 fine to be brought in for people caught smoking in vehicles if anyone aged under 18 is inside. He denied suggestions that his member's Bill seeking a change in the law is "flawed" as he faced questions from Holyrood's Health Committee.
Jun 23, 2015 Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 26, 2015 09:32
Are e-cigarettes giving tobacco companies the means to appear benign while actually "killing people softly" or are the alternatives offering the best chance of reducing harm from cigarette smoking? Doctors are bitterly divided over the question.
Jun 25, 2015 Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jun 25, 2015 20:52
The tobacco industry used to be seen as the enemy of public health, but the move into e-cigarettes and harm reduction has seen some experts shift their views. Are they right or does industry have more cynical motives? Jonathan Gornall reports
Jun 24, 2015 British Medical Journal
added Jun 25, 2015 09:28
Allied World Insurance Co. on Monday hit The Wilner Firm PA with a suit in Florida federal court, seeking a declaration that it doesn’t have to cover costs that the firm incurred after it was sued by a number of plaintiffs in underlying dismissed tobacco
Jun 23, 2015 Law360
added Jun 24, 2015 19:18
Environmental and Socially Responsible Index Based on the S&P 500 Launched by S&P Dow Jones Indices Index Licensed to Goldman Sachs Asset Management for Product Development
The constituents are selected using a transparent, rules-based methodology where stocks engaging in fossil fuel heavy industries or in the production and sale of tobacco, cluster bombs, landmines, nuclear and other military armaments are excluded. The el
Jun 24, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jun 24, 2015 16:07