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FDA Can't Compel New Tobacco Co. Warning Labels Yet ($$)

Cigar and pipe-tobacco makers received a reprieve Thursday from a looming deadline for the placement of new, larger health warnings on packages and ads when a federal judge, citing a recent Supreme Court decision, halted the U.S. Food and Drug Administrat
Law360
added Jul 8, 2018 02:42
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Court Delays FDA-Required Cigar Warnings Labels

Cigar warning labels, which were mandated by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), are on hold for now. On July 5, U.S. District Court Judge Amit Mehta issued a stay on cigar warning label regulations pending appeal, according to the Cigar Rights of Am
Convenience Store News
added Jul 7, 2018 14:17
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[Europe, UK] Christopher Snowdon: Smoking rate rises in first year of plain packaging and TPD

Now that the British and EU governments have saved us from the perils of branded cigarette packs, packs of ten and high strength vape juice, the rate must have fallen still further, right? Wrong. As I mentioned in May, the data from the Smoking Toolkit
Catallaxy Files (blog) (au)
added Jul 16, 2018 14:27
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al., Plaintiffs, v. [FDA], et al., Defendants: MEMORANDUM OPINION (PDF)

this court believes that Plaintiffs are entitled to a full hearing before an appellate court without the specter of a warnings regime going into effect that might ultimately be found to run afoul of the First Amendment. Accordingly, the court enjoins De
HalfWheel
added Jul 8, 2018 02:01
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FDA CIGAR WARNING LABELS DELAYED BY WASHINGTON D.C. COURT

Mehta ruled that requirements for cigar boxes and advertisements to carry warning labels will be delayed until 60 days after an appeal has been decided by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit. In Mehta’s decision to delay, he specifically menti
HalfWheel
added Jul 7, 2018 14:19
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WTO Panel Upholds Australia Plain Packaging Policy for Tobacco Products

The dispute ruling itself, issued on Thursday 28 June, numbers nearly 900 pages, and involves one of the most high-profile WTO cases seen in recent years. It has also highlighted the relationship between public health, trade, and intellectual property ri
International Centre for Trade and Sustainable Development International Environment (ch)
added Jul 5, 2018 21:02
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[Australia] What the WTO decision on plain packaging means for developing countries

While the findings did not come as a surprise, the strong words on health benefits did. And although the decision could face an appeal, legal experts believe this ruling provides developing countries with the confidence that the plain packaging battle is
Devex
added Jul 5, 2018 16:37
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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: Smoking rate rises in first year of plain packaging and TPD

Now that the British and EU governments have saved us from the perils of branded cigarette packs, packs of ten and high strength vape juice, the rate must have fallen still further, right? Wrong. As I mentioned in May, the data from the Smoking Toolkit
Velvet Glove, Iron Fist (Christopher Snowdon blog) (uk)
added Jul 5, 2018 16:58
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VOON: Inside Views: WTO Panel On Australia’s Tobacco Plain Packaging: A Fact Dependent Analysis Of TRIPS Art 20

The Panel found that special requirements involving significant encumbrance, such as a prohibition on certain types of trademarks, are not per se unjustifiable under Article 20 (para 7.2442). The Panel also rejected the complainants’ suggestion that a Me
Intellectual Property Watch (ch)
added Jul 4, 2018 03:20
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[Australia] Aussie gov't losts almost 30 mln USD in six-year tobacco fight: documents

Costs to defend its world-first plain packaging laws were kept secret from Australian taxpayers, but the documents say the total figure was 38.9 million Australian dollars (28.8 million U.S. dollars). In 2017, the court ordered tobacco giant Philip Morr
Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 4, 2018 04:53
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