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[Australia, Europe, UK] FOCARINO: Big Tobacco Heads to Court Over Cigarette Plain Packaging Laws

As Marc Firestone, PMI’s senior vice president and general counsel put it, “[c]ountries around the world have shown that effective tobacco control can co-exist with respect for consumer freedoms and private property.”
IPWatchdog.com
added Jul 19, 2015 12:15
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[Europe] Government seeks to drive foreign businesses out of Hungary

Lázár continued his information campaign against the European Commission, who, he says, is acting on behalf of multinational corporations who only seek to extract money from Hungary. The minister dismissed the notion that there would any legitimacy to t
Budapest Beacon (hu)
added Jul 17, 2015 12:17
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[Europe, Hungary] Hungarian Govt “Ready To Face” EC Probes

The government is ready to face European Commission probes into Hungary’s supermarket oversight fee and health-care contribution payable by tobacco companies...Spar supermarket chain and tobacco maker Philip Morris had filed complaints against Hungary in
XPATLOOP (hu)
added Jul 17, 2015 12:14
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[Europe, Malta, USA] FBI investigating company involved in John Dalli’s Bahamas trip

is currently investigating two companies linked to former minister and EU commissioner...Dalli rushed off to the Bahamas for a weekend in July 2012, shortly after he found out about an investigation by the EU’s anti-fraud office, Olaf, over his dealings w
Malta Independent (mt)
added Jul 12, 2015 10:50
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Tobacco Control and Socioeconomic Inequalities in Adolescent Smoking in Europe

Countries with stronger tobacco control policies tend to have lower smoking rates. We are unable to demonstrate significant socioeconomic inequalities in the effect of tobacco control policies on adolescent smoking.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jul 10, 2015 11:15
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[Eastern Europe, Europe, Hungary, UK] Jarrow cigarette filter factory looking to close because of decline in

As part of the proposal, 10 new roles will be created at the company’s Smokeless Nicotine Devices business, located on Jarrow’s Shaftesbury Avenue site, which be unaffected by the move. In addition, Essentra will explore opportunities for staff to reloc
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 10, 2015 10:02
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[Europe] Whose side is The Candyman on? Tobacco tycoon claims he’s in a ‘win/win situation’ as he sprawls on the couch with models covered in nothing but blue and maroon body paint to watch the Origin game

Gold Coast tobacco store tycoon was stalked by London paparazzi while conducting a private photo shoot at the London Eye observation wheel
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 9, 2015 15:30
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European Parliament safeguards health in TTIP, says No to ‘business as usual’ ISDS

adopted its Initiative report with recommendations to the European Commission on the negotiations for the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). EPHA and EHN welcome the report ...a clear signal that the controversial Investor-to-State Dis
European Public Health Alliance (be)
added Jul 9, 2015 10:17
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[Europe, Ireland] Tobacco firm successful in plain packaging case

In the Commercial Court today, Mr Justice Brian Cregan rejected the State's application saying there was already a reference to the CJEU in being from the courts of England and Wales on the same issue of validity of the directive. He said it was "neithe
RTÉ Online [Radio Telefís Éireann] (ie)
added Jul 8, 2015 16:11
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[Europe, USA] R.J. Reynolds Case Won't Face En Banc Review

A divided 2nd Circuit declined a request for an en banc hearing on claims that cigarette maker R.J. Reynolds is allegedly running an international drug- and cigarette-smuggling ring.
Courthouse News
added Jul 7, 2015 16:49
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