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Philip Morris International Comments on the European Parliament Vote on the Proposed Tobacco Products Directive

Members of the European Parliament have voted to ban an entire segment of the legal market despite the inevitable increase in illegal trade that this will fuel. They have failed to provide a workable framework for reduced harm products and have also conti
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Oct 8, 2013 13:17

Honduras Revives Australian Tobacco Packaging Law Dispute ($$)

The government of Honduras has renewed its fight against Australia’s rules imposing trademark restrictions and other plain packaging requirements on tobacco products and is poised to establish a World Trade Organization panel to hear its arguments, accord
added Sep 18, 2013 00:51

[Australia and Oceania, South America/Caribbean] Ukraine, Honduras revive tobacco dispute with Australia at WTO

The move sets the wheels in motion on a legal dispute widely seen as a test case for tobacco control around the world, with health ministries pitted against cigarette firms such as British American Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Philip Morris and Japan Toba
added Sep 14, 2013 08:55

FDA Issues New Warning Letters

FDA Issues 10,000th Tobacco Retailer Warning Letter and Four Warning Letters for Cigarette or Roll-Your-Own Tobacco Labeled as “Pipe Tobacco”
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 16, 2013 02:39

EDITORIAL: Smoking: The menthol debate misses the point

if it's determined that adults do have the right to make this potentially deadly personal decision, regulation should be limited to three main missions: consumer information, such as government-sponsored anti-smoking campaigns and better labeling on cigar
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 30, 2013 03:21

[Thailand] Thai Tobacco Trade Association and Retailers Take Ministry of Health to Court: "We Play by the Rules -- And So Should the Ministry"

The Thai Tobacco Trade Association (TTTA), which represents more than 1400 retailers across Thailand, announced today that it is asking the Administrative Court to invalidate the Ministry of Public Health's unconstitutional decision to impose new warning
Fort Mill (SC) Times
added Jun 25, 2013 08:32

U.S. Supreme Court Rejects Challenge to New Cigarette Labeling

However, even though the agency now has the authority to mandate new cigarette labels, the nature of those revisions remains tied up in another case. The FDA had hoped to add graphic warning labels on cigarette packs depicting the harmful effects of smo
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 23, 2013 06:45

[Asia, Thailand] Tougher tobacco warning messages enforced, cigarette producer unperturbed

A new regulation which imposes printing of warning messages on 85 per cent of a cigarette package will not affect Thai tobacco sales, according to the director of Thailand Tobacco Monopoly (TTM). Torsak Chotemongkol said a royal decree, proposed by the P
Pattaya Mail (th)
added Apr 17, 2013 09:09

Plain Packaging For Cigarettes: Row As Tobacco Giant Launches Advertising Campaign

Using material obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, Japan Tobacco International (JTI) took out a full-page advert in Monday's Daily Telegraph to accuse the government of having no evidence for its proposals.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Apr 13, 2013 17:40

Government quits legal battle over graphic cigarette warnings

The FDA said in a statement Tuesday that it will go back to the drawing board and “undertake research to support a new rulemaking consistent with the Tobacco Control Act,” the 2009 law that requires the agency to find ways to reduce the estimated 440,000
Washington Post
added Mar 19, 2013 23:02
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