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[Europe] Germany to implement new measures to curb smoking

The government has approved a draft bill requiring tobacco packages to have photos meant to dissuade smokers. The new laws, which will be implemented next year, come amid concern in Germany over tobacco-related deaths.
Deutsche Welle / DW World (de)
added Dec 17, 2015 16:05
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[Europe, UK] Will 2016 be the year that the high street vape shop runs out of puff?

The 8,000 vaping shops on the British high street may vanish — in a puff of vapour — just as suddenly as they appeared. A little-known piece of EU legislation, the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), will regulate the sale and marketing of e-cigarettes m
The Economic Voice (uk)
added Dec 15, 2015 16:38
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[Europe] Romanian parliament bans smoking in bars and playgrounds

Romania extended a smoking ban on Tuesday to include bars and playgrounds, becoming the latest European Union state to strengthen anti-smoking controls. Prior to the bill, which has been under consideration since 2011, smoking had been banned in state i
Reuters
added Dec 15, 2015 16:29
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[Europe] E-cigarette adverts to be made illegal in EU

E-cigarettes cannot be advertised in magazines, newspapers, on TV and on radio, from May 2016, the Department of Health (DH) announced today. E-cigarettes were invented in 2003 after being developed in Beijing, China by Hon Lik, a 52 year old pharmacist
Nursing in practice (uk)
added Dec 15, 2015 16:42
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[Europe] A randomised, crossover study on an electronic vapour product, a nicotine inhalator and a conventional cigarette. Part A: Pharmacokinetics [FREE FULL TEXT]

At the maximum nicotine concentration of 2% as prescribed by the European Tobacco Directive, the EVP achieved nicotine delivery that was comparable to the inhalator.... This work was funded and supported by Fontem Ventures. Imperial Tobacco Group is the p
Regulatory Toxicology and Pharmacology
added Jan 5, 2016 18:51
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[Europe, Poland] Tobacco Exports Up by a Third

Exports of tobacco products from Poland rose a hefty 32.1 percent year on year in the first six months of 2015. The country is the largest producer of tobacco and tobacco products in the EU, selling huge quantities of cigarettes around the world.
The Warsaw Voice (pl)
added Dec 13, 2015 22:25
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RJR NABISCO v THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

Whatever the precise geographic scope of RICO, this extravagant and unprecedented expansion—to what is fairly described as foreign-to-the-fourth or foreign-to-the-fifth civil RICO claims—cannot possibly be right. Not surprisingly, the panel’s judgment res
American Bar Association
added Feb 10, 2016 04:33
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RJR NABISCO v. THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: On Writ Of Certiorari: BRIEF FOR PETITIONERS (PDF)

RICO’s private cause of action contains no clear indication that it reaches foreign injuries. Its text is silent on whether foreign injuries are covered, and its background legal context affirmatively suggests that it is limited to domestic injuries.
SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 17, 2015 22:59
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[Europe, UK] Euro MP backs challenge by tobacco firms

Mr Nuttall, UKIP deputy leader, said: “The firms are arguing it will unlawfully take away their trademark intellectual property while the government claims it will discourage more people from smoking. “One of my concerns is this plain packaging will put
Blackpool Today (uk)
added Dec 14, 2015 13:49
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[Europe] MEP confirms intention for EU to “follow Australian idea” on plain packaging (updated)

Following the publication of this article, a spokesperson for Paolo de Castro sent a short statement to World Trademark Review. It reads: "As correctly stated, the second EU Tobacco Product Directive has been voted by the Parliament, with a large majorit
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Dec 12, 2015 16:04
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