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[Europe] Germany follows Turkey’s example, plans to put graphic warnings on cigarette packages

cigarette packages in Germany will have warning images on them starting next spring, in line with EU guidelines for the sale of cigarettes to protect consumers. On December 19, 2012, the European Commission presented a proposal concerning the member stat
Daily Sabah (tr)
added Dec 18, 2015 21:12
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Research and Markets: European Electronic Cigarette & Vaporizer Market 2015-2025 - Europe Being one of the Largest Markets in the E-Cigarette Industry is Home to Conflicting Regulatory Regimes

is strengthening its foothold, taking the lead position in the global e-cigarette and e- vapor market, thanks to a series of major acquisitions of companies such as Nicocigs. Ltd., E-Lites, and Skycig among others. The industry is rapidly expanding majorl
Business Wire
added Dec 18, 2015 19:29
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[Europe, France] Questions sociales et santé : modernisation de notre système de santé [Social and health issues: modernization of our health system / Bill on Health, No. 2302, filed October 15, 2014]

Article 5 i (new) Standardization of the presentation packet of cigarettes and rolling tobacco - neutral package - on the basis of Article 24 of the Directive 2014/40 / EU (Provision introduced at the initiative of the Government).
French National Assembly [Assemblée nationale] (fr)
added Dec 18, 2015 17:25
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The revision of the 2014 European tobacco products directive: an analysis of the tobacco industry's attempts to ‘break the health silo’ [FREE FULL TEXT]

Article 5.3 was not consistently applied by non-health Directorates of the European Commission, while the tools of the Smart Regulation appear to have facilitated TTC access...PMI's third party coalition partners, were actively involved in lobbying the Co
Tobacco Control
added Dec 18, 2015 17:06
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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] 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.
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Dec 17, 2015 16:05
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[Europe] United Nations agency gives EU a tobacco warning

The head of the World Health Organization’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control secretariat, Vera Da Costa e Silva, wrote senior European Commission officials earlier this month, saying the EU’s close working relationship with tobacco companies to fi
Politico
added Dec 16, 2015 17:52
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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, 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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