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FORSYTH v MPAA: DEFENDANTS’ STATEMENT OF RECENT DECISION, Oct 6, 2016

On September 29, 2016, the Supreme Court granted certiorari in In re Tam...The question presented by the petition is “Whether the disparagement provision in [the Lanham Act] is facially invalid under the Free Speech Clause of the First Amendment.”
Tobacco On Trial
added Oct 7, 2016 04:08
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GLANTZ: Court opens door to FDA authorizing “Teddy Bear” cigarettes

So, according to this ruling, the FDA could authorize Marlboro cigarettes in Hello Kitty packages for sale (as substantially equivalent) as long as the cigarettes themselves were unchanged. The fact that kids and their parents might perceive Teddy Bea
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 7, 2016 01:47
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Public health groups sue FDA on graphic cigarette warning labels

“The FDA is undertaking research to support a new rulemaking consistent with (the Tobacco Control Act),” spokesman Michael Felberbaum said Wednesday. While the industry and advocacy groups await the next FDA warning label proposals, several studies have
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 6, 2016 16:26
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[Africa, Uganda] MPs develop tough regulations on tobacco control

The Tobacco Control Act which was passed by the 9th Parliament on July 28 last year has failed to fulfill its obligation... The new proposed regulations on tobacco control prohibit incentives and privileges like tax holidays to tobacco business dealers, a
The New Vision (ug)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:19
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[Asia, Nepal] Minister vows to enforce 90 per cent PHW on tobacco packs

Health Minister Gagan Thapa today said he would push for implementation of 90 per cent coverage area of pictorial health warning on packets of tobacco products. Speaking at an interaction on ‘Implementation of 90 per cent pictorial health warning’ organ
The Himalayan Times (np)
added Oct 5, 2016 19:31
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[Massachusetts] Mass. docs sue FDA to OK graphic anti-smoking images

“It would have a real impact on kids,” said Dr. Lynda Young, a pediatrician at the University of Massachusetts Medical Center, one of the plaintiffs. As a doctor, she said, “There’s tools I can use, but graphic warnings on the cigarette packages would b
Boston (MA) Herald
added Oct 5, 2016 15:37
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[Ireland] Plain packaging on cigarettes and tobacco due in May 2017

The Government has been adamant it will introduce plain tobacco and cigarette packaging despite threats from the tobacco industry of legal action and the loss of 87 jobs in Mullingar following the decision to close the Imperial Tobacco manufacturing plan
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 5, 2016 01:26
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truth initiative calls on fda to enforce graphic warning labels requirement

truth Initiative joined seven public health groups to file a lawsuit to compel the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to enforce a requirement that graphic health warnings appear on cigarette packs and in advertising.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 5, 2016 16:21
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FDA Moving Too Slowly On Cigarette Label Revamp, Suit Says ($$)

is four years behind on complying with a Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act requirement to make cigarette warning labels more graphic, the American Cancer Society, American Heart Association and a pediatricians group told a Massachusetts fe
Law360
added Oct 5, 2016 01:50
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AAP, health groups file lawsuit pushing for graphic cigarette warnings

The Academy and seven other medical and public health groups are taking legal action to force federal officials to follow through on a requirement for graphic warnings on cigarette packs. The groups filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday in Boston against the F
American Academy of Pediatrics
added Oct 5, 2016 01:24
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