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COHEN: Let Smokers See the Warning They Need

As a recent voting member of the F.D.A.’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee, I reached out to Mitch Zeller...[FDA] has deferred action for too long, and must meet the tobacco companies with the same vigor, audacity and urgency that the indus
New York Times
added Jun 3, 2016 18:14
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JOHN MIDDLETON COMPANY LLC v. FDA/DHHS: COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF)

Categorically banning the word “mild” and extinguishing Middleton’s BLACK & MILD® trademark violates not only the TCA and the APA, but also the Constitution. The First Amendment protects trademarks and brand names. A per se ban on certain words in a tra
Amazon CloudFront
added May 28, 2016 02:01
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Altria Challenges FDA's Ban on 'Mild' Cigars

Included in the final deeming rule, which was released by the FDA earlier this month, is a requirement that manufacturers, importers and/or retailers cannot sell modified risk tobacco products — including those described as "light," "low" or "mild" — unl
Convenience Store News
added May 27, 2016 21:50
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Altria sues FDA over restrictions on 'mild' cigar labels

Altria Group Inc. has filed a lawsuit seeking to overturn the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s recent ban on using the word “mild” for cigar and pipe tobacco products
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 27, 2016 11:13
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Altria Sues U.S. to Keep ‘Black & Mild’ Cigar Name

In a civil complaint filed with United States District Court for the District of Columbia, Altria argued the use of the word ”mild’” in Black & Mild doesn’t convey anything about health, risk or safety. Rather, the term describes ”taste and body.” Altri
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added May 26, 2016 22:42
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Lost Art Liquids, LLC Files Lawsuit Against FDA

Lost Art Liquids' suit challenges FDA's purported authority to deem and regulate e-liquids and other vapor products as "tobacco products" under the Tobacco Control Act and asserts claims against FDA for violations of the Regulatory Flexibility Act, the 1s
PR Newswire
added May 20, 2016 15:23
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Vaping Company Sues FDA Over New Regulations

In a statement, the company's general counsel and chief compliance officer, Patricia Kovacevic, said: “The government’s role is not to regulate for the sake of regulation; regulation must be based on sound science and robust procedure, and it must accompl
National Law Journal
added May 11, 2016 13:18
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Nicopure v FDA: COMPLAINT, May 10, 2016

Once the Deeming Rule goes into effect on August 8, 2016, the overwhelming majority of Nicopure’s products—including hundreds of products that are neither made nor derived from tobacco nor intended for human consumption—will be subject to the premarket a
Tobacco On Trial
added May 11, 2016 03:34
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DOCKET for NICOPURE LABS, LLC v. FDA et al, May 10, 2016

COMPLAINT against ALL DEFENDANTS ( Filing fee $ 400 receipt number 0090-4520184) filed by NICOPURE LABS, LLC. (Attachments: # 1 Civil Cover Sheet, # 2 Summons Attorney General, # 3 Summons Sylvia Burwell, # 4 Summons Robert Califf, # 5 Summons FDA, # 6 Su
Tobacco On Trial
added May 11, 2016 03:02
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LORILLARD v FDA: ORDER on Reynolds’ Petition for Rehearing en Banc, May 9, 2016

Upon consideration of appellee R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company’s petition for rehearing en banc, the response thereto, and the absence of a request by any member of the court for a vote, it is ORDERED that the petition be denied. Per Curiam
Tobacco On Trial
added May 9, 2016 20:35
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