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FTC plans to study e-cig, vapor data

is wading into the public-health debate involving electronic cigarettes and vaporizers by proposing to study how they are marketed and sold. The agency wants permission from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to collect information from e-cig marke
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 21, 2015 09:02
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In the Matter of REYNOLDS AMERICAN INC., a corporation, and LORILLARD, INC., a corporation. COMPLAINT (PDF)

The Acquisition, if consummated, is likely to substantially lessen competition for the retail sale of cigarettes in the United States in the following ways, among others: by eliminating current and emerging competition between Respondents Reynolds and L
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Jun 20, 2015 16:28
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COMPLAINT (PDF)

(“Commission”), having reason to believe that Reynolds....has agreed to acquire Lorillard, Inc. (“Lorillard”)...and it appearing to the Commission that a proceeding on this matter would be in the public interest, issues this Complaint, stating the followi
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 27, 2015 03:03
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Dissenting Statement of Commissioner Julie Brill In the Matter of Reynolds American, Inc. and Lorillard Inc. (PDF)

I have reason to believe this merger increases both the likelihood of coordinated interaction between the remaining participants in the cigarette market, and the likelihood that the merged firm will unilaterally exercise market power.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added May 27, 2015 02:48
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[Illinois] Decade-old lawsuit in 'light' cigarette case still smoldering

The judge made his ruling in December, and the plaintiffs' attorneys, Korein Tillery of St. Louis, have asked the Illinois 5th District Appellate Court in Mount Vernon for permission to directly appeal the issues that came before Ruth to the Illinois Sup
Illinois River Bend Telegraph
added Jan 26, 2013 05:08
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May 2018: Newsletter - CTPConnect

In This Issue… Learn about recent FDA actions under the agency’s nicotine-focused tobacco regulatory framework and Youth Tobacco Prevention Plan—all with the common goal of reducing tobacco’s disease and death toll in the United States. On this page:
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added May 25, 2018 10:18
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Federal Trade Commission Cigarette Report for 2014 (PDF)

This report is the latest in a series on cigarette sales, advertising, and promotion that the Federal Trade Commission (“Commission”) has prepared since 1967. The statistical tables appended to this report provide information on domestic sales and adv
Federal Trade Commission (FTC)
added Dec 5, 2016 22:44
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Boxer to FTC: Expedite study on e-cigarette advertising

The agency said in January that it was waiting for approval from the White House Office of Management and Budget to study the marketing of e-cigarettes..."I urge you to expedite the study and ask that you specifically solicit information about marketing t
The Hill
added May 13, 2016 18:09
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[North Carolina] Reynolds, subsidiary request dismissal of marketing claims lawsuit

The response was filed Wednesday....The lawsuit likely boils down to which federal regulatory agency, the FDA or the Federal Trade Commission, has authority over the Santa Fe marketing claims. The FDA warning came about a month after Santa Fe launched a n
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 18, 2015 15:04
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The FTC Is Launching an E-Cig Market Study to Figure Out How Vapes Are Sold

a full survey of the industry's marketing and sales would probably be a first step toward new regulations, whether they come from the FTC, Food and Drug Administration, or Congress. We know that small vape companies, for instance, have overtaken big toba
Vice.com
added Oct 21, 2015 00:22
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