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[Canada] ‘Our government will not capitulate’

"I'm proud that Nova Scotia now has the most progressive tobacco legislation in Canada," said Health and Wellness Minister Leo Glavine. But not everyone is as thrilled that the province will become the first jurisdiction in the world to ban menthol ciga
Burnside (NS) News (ca)
added May 30, 2015 09:33
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[Canada] VIDEO: Province said Imperial Tobacco lawsuit will fail; tobacco company mum on lawsuits in other provinces

The Canadian Cancer Society and the Nova Scotia government celebrated the upcoming ban on flavoured tobacco, including menthol, at an event Friday. But looming in the background was news of a lawsuit from Imperial Tobacco over the ban. Julia Wong reports.
GlobalTV (ca)
added May 30, 2015 09:29

[Canada] VIDEO: Nova Scotia is days away from becoming the first jurisdiction in the world to implement a ban on flavoured tobacco products, in a move that has garnered a legal challenge from Big Tobacco. When stores open Sunday morning, they will be prohibited fr

Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added May 30, 2015 09:24

[Canada] Flavoured tobacco ban celebrated in Nova Scotia, despite lawsuit

"Every time governments bring in progressive legislation against tobacco … big tobacco puffs up its chest and says, 'We're bigger than you are, and we can beat you and this is just the way they play the game,' and we're not going to stand for it," Stead-
CBC News (ca)
added May 29, 2015 22:15

[Canada] VIDEO: Nova Scotia news conference with Minister, CMOH, CCS re flavours, menthol ban coming into force

CBC News (ca)
added May 29, 2015 12:09

[Canada] ‘It’s a sign we’re doing the right thing': Province not deterred by Big Tobacco’s legal challenge to menthol ban

“We’ve hit [Big Tobacco] in the place where it’s going to hurt — their profits and their bottom line,” she said. “We’re doing it because it’s going to protect our children in the future. We are calling on the government to stand strong on this commitmen
GlobalTV (ca)
added May 29, 2015 09:32

[Canada] The Canadian Cancer Society urges government and Nova Scotians to fight back as Big Tobacco attempts to block menthol ban

“We know Nova Scotians will not tolerate Big Tobacco coming into our province and telling us how to run it,” says Barbara Stead-Coyle, Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Cancer Society-Nova Scotia Division. “This is our legislation which protects the heal
Canadian Cancer Society
added May 29, 2015 09:30

[Canada] Quebec's good intent with Tobacco Act amendments fell short with prohibition of menthol

Imperial Tobacco Canada...supports the intention behind the amendments to the Quebec Tobacco Act, but believes certain measures will not achieve the government's public health objectives and, in some cases, will be counterproductive.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added May 6, 2015 20:15

[Canada] Guidance on entitlement to claim profits in trademark infringement cases

On March 23 2015 the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacco is entitled to elect an accounting of Philip Morris's profits resulting from the infringement of its rights in the MARLBORO trademark in Canada. This decision will likely become significan
International Law Office (uk)
added May 5, 2015 10:04

[Canada] Nova Scotia menthol ban ignites debate

Gagnon of Imperial Tobacco Canada told the legislature’s law amendments committee Wednesday there is no evidence menthol products are the cause of youth smoking...Hammoud, president of the Atlantic Convenience Store Association, says stores would suffer a
Canadian Press
added Apr 23, 2015 09:48
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