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SATEL: People Who Get Paid By Big Tobacco Should Be Able To Advise The FDA

FDA’s inconsistent policy, of course, is based on the misconception that merely accepting financial support from tobacco interests – but never from pharmaceutical interests, mind you... Anti-harm reductionists, also called tobacco prohibitionists, see no
Forbes
added Apr 1, 2015 19:21
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If You Were Exposed to, or Harmed by, ASBESTOS or ASBESTOS-CONTAINING Products Made, Distributed or Sold by THE FLINTKOTE COMPANY or FLINTKOTE MINES LIMITED, Please Read This Notice of Voting Rights and Hearing to Consider Whether to Approve Reorganizatio

harmed by, the Debtors' asbestos or asbestos-containing products may have...claims against the Debtors....terms of a settlement reached between the Debtors and their former indirect parent company, Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited ("ITCAN")
PR Newswire
added Apr 1, 2015 16:51
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SOTTERA, INC., doing business as NJOY, Appellee v. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Appellants: Rehearing En Banc Denied Jan. 24, 2011.

unless a product derived from tobacco is marketed for therapeutic purposes, the FDA may regulate it only under the provisions of the Tobacco Control Act. Accordingly, because NJOY's electronic cigarettes are derived from tobacco, I join my colleagues
Tobacco Control Laws (CTFK)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:35
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ARCHIVE: Sottera, Inc. v. Food & Drug Admin.

the Court of Appeals sided with Sottera, holding that e-cigarettes are customarily marketed tobacco products subject to FDA authority under the Tobacco Act, not the FDCA.
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:25
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[Belgium, Europe, Malta] Dalli’s diatribe against PN leader ‘figment of his imagination’ says Busuttil

Opposition leader Simon Busuttil has hit back at former EU Commissioner John Dalli, after the latter suggested that the PN leader had nurtured a “friendship” with OLAF director-general Giovanni Kessler.
Malta Today (mt)
added Apr 1, 2015 10:19
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[Europe, USA] SHATS: TRADE LEAKS AND LITIGATION FUNDS: HOW THE TOBACCO INDUSTRY REELS US INTO MORE POINTLESS BATTLES

Why not revise the TPP and the upcoming U.S.- EU trade treaty so they cannot be used by the tobacco companies or their country allies to attack bona fide tobacco control measures? Unfortunately, it is my understanding that the resources from the new Bloom
O’Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
added Apr 1, 2015 10:17
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Sick Ex-Smoker Blames R.J. Reynolds 'Propaganda' ($$)

saying in opening arguments Monday that tobacco companies' decades-long "propaganda" campaign fooled him into believing smoking wasn't dangerous. During opening arguments in Broward County, Florida, the attorney for plaintiff Thomas Ryan, Gary Paige of Go
Law360
added Mar 31, 2015 14:17
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Precedent-setting decision provides guidance on entitlement to claim profits in infringement cases ($$)

in a case between tobacco industry giants Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited and Philip Morris, together with its Canadian subsidiary Rothmans, Bensons & Hedges (collectively 'Philip Morris'). On March 23 2015 the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacc
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:32
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[Europe, Ireland] First tobacco giant challenges plain package laws

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) formally lodged papers in the High Court yesterday which names the State, the Attorney General and Health Minister Leo Varadkar as defendants...to halt the plain packaging plans on the basis that the European Court of Jus
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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Chart: Top 100 Verdicts of 2014

1. Products Liab..$23,640,612,741 Estate of Johnson v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Escambia Co., Fla., ..
National Law Journal
added Mar 31, 2015 12:28
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