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Altria's (MO) CEO Marty Barrington on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

composition of the TPSAC was flawed by appointment of people that had conflicts of interest....So I'm sure that we’re trying to be a constructive partner at FDA but it's important for the integrity of the system that everybody play by the rules. So I'm su
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 22, 2014 17:46
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Court Ruling on FDA’s Tobacco Advisory Committee Is Misguided and Must Be Appealed

Justice Department should immediately appeal today’s misguided ruling by a federal judge that concluded three members of the FDA’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee (TPSAC) had conflicts of interest – or just the appearance of conflicts of in
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 22, 2014 14:55
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New regs for Wednesday: Baby carriers, wage garnishment, smokeless tobacco

Wednesday's edition of the Federal Register contains... FDA on Tuesday proposed collecting information and studies on the effects of smokeless tobacco products. "FDA would send letters to tobacco product manufacturers and importers who FDA has identified
The Hill
added Jul 22, 2014 13:27
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Judge: FDA can’t use tobacco panel menthol report

While the agency has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, the ruling could hinder the FDA’s ability to defend any future regulation of the minty smokes. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon in Washin
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 22, 2014 13:18
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UPDATE 2-US judge tosses FDA panel report on menthol cigarettes

Richard Leon ordered the FDA reconstitute the committee and barred the agency from using the panel's findings...Leon has sided with the tobacco companies in the past. In February 2012, he struck down the FDA's requirement that cigarette packaging carry la
Reuters
added Jul 22, 2014 11:45
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Judge says FDA can't use advisory panel's 2011 report on menthol cigarettes, citing conflicts

While the agency has since conducted an independent review on the public health impact of menthol cigarettes, the ruling could hinder the FDA's ability to defend any future regulation of the minty smokes. U.S. District Court Judge Richard Leon in Washin
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Jul 21, 2014 23:21
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[USA] EDITORIAL: Australia shows the impact of stronger cigarette warnings

protecting commercial speech should not mean inhibiting consumers from understanding the true effects of smoking. The tobacco companies should stop their international campaign against measures that protect public health, and the FDA should take critical
The Washington Post
added Jul 21, 2014 22:47
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Lorillard Wins Ruling on Tobacco Panel Conflicts

Lorillard Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. (RAI) won a court ruling that members of a U.S. advisory board on tobacco had conflicts of interest, leading the judge to order the panel reconstituted and to bar use of its report on menthol ...Leon said
Bloomberg News
added Jul 21, 2014 20:32
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FDA Should Clarify that Tobacco Products with Inadequate SE Applications Must be Removed from the Market

We just submitted this public comment to FDA on the FDA's proposed guideline tightening up the process for evaluating substantial equivalence claims. (The proposed guideline is available here.) While we think that this is a step in the right direction,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 14:04
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The Regulatory Impact Analysis Fails to Adequately Document the Sources the Benefit and Cost Estimates upon Which it is Based

Regulatory impact analyses are required for any mandate that will result in expenditures by state, local, tribal, or private entities totaling $141 million or more. The required analyses are described in guidelines promulgated by the Office of Informati
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jul 19, 2014 13:53
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