Headlines Tagged with FDASuit — 444 headlines found
The U.S. government is abandoning a legal battle to require that cigarette packs carry a set of large and often macabre warning labels depicting the dangers of smoking and encouraging smokers to quit. Instead, the Food and Drug Administration will go bac
Mar 19, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 19, 2013 22:45
Attorney General Eric Holder, in a letter to Congress dated March 15, said the Food and Drug Administration will create new regulations that address the First Amendment concerns raised by the appeals court, which in a 2-1 decision found the requirements
Mar 19, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Mar 19, 2013 22:42
* Last year, a three-member panel of the D.C. Circuit led by Judge Rogers Brown , ruled that requiring graphic, factually accurate warning labels on cigarette packages violates the First Amendment rights of tobacco companies.
Mar 6, 2013 People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:22
A New York City ordinance that governs the sale of flavored tobacco products is not pre-empted by a federal law that assigns authority to regulate cigarettes to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, the U.S. 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals ruled. The ordi
Feb 27, 2013 Talk Radio News Service
added Feb 27, 2013 11:04
While the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, passed by Congress in 2009, forbids the U.S. Food and Drug Administration from banning an entire category of tobacco products, it does not extend the prohibition to states and cities, a three-j
Feb 26, 2013 Law360
added Feb 27, 2013 21:00
enforcement of a New York City ordinance governing the sale of flavored tobacco products, which they argue is preempted by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act. Plaintiffs appeal an award of summary judgment in favor of the City. We affi
Feb 26, 2013 US Court of Appeals For The Second Circuit
added Feb 27, 2013 11:18
The mainstreaming of electronic cigarettes to consumers is picking up speed, with Lorillard Inc. reported $61 million in sales for fiscal 2012 and capturing 30 percent of the market share, even though it has been in the category less than a year.
Feb 21, 2013 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 21, 2013 11:53
Dr. Novotny, who has studied the effects of cigarette waste on public health as well as the environment, raises an alarming point in a world that is poised to be saturated with disposable e-cigarettes: “What happens at the end-of-life stage for these pro
Feb 9, 2013 Leaksource (blog)
added Feb 16, 2013 22:27
So how do Dennis officials determine if local retailers are selling cigarettes or other tobacco to minors? They don't, unless the Food and Drug Administration performs a random check. Even then, violations may lead nowhere.
Feb 3, 2013 Cape Cod (MA) Times
added Feb 7, 2013 08:43
Draftfcb and Fleishman-Hillard, the agency team behind the long-running “Above the Influence” campaign, are teaming up again to launch a tobacco-cessation outreach initiative targeting teenagers.
Feb 1, 2013 PR Week US
added Feb 3, 2013 12:01