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Wrigley lawsuit: Don't use Starburst, Skittles to sell e-cigarette liquid

In a complaint filed on Monday in Chicago federal court, Wrigley accused Get Wrecked Juices LLC of infringing its trademarks and causing unspecified damages by selling “Pink Starburst” and “Skeetlez” e-liquid in colorful advertising.
Reuters
added Jan 31, 2018 16:44
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[District of Columbia, Minnesota, Texas] Vape shops sue to block U.S. regulation covering e-cigarettes

A group of vape shops in five U.S. states on Tuesday announced a trio of lawsuits challenging a rule adopted by the Food and Drug Administration that allows the regulator to treat e-cigarettes and similar devices like cigarettes...The vape shops, represen
Reuters
added Jan 31, 2018 15:16
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[Minnesota] JEN HOBAN d/b/a MASTERPIECE VAPORS; THE PLUME ROOM LLC; J.H.T. VAPE LLC; LAKES VAPE SUPPLY LLC; and TOBACCO HARM REDUCTION 4 LIFE v. FDA: COMPLAINT (PDF)

Tobacco Harm Reduction 4 Life (THR4Life) is a non-profit corporation, pursuant to 26 U.S.C. § 501(c)(3), incorporated under the laws of the State of Colorado. THR4Life, which has three board members who reside in Minnesota, is active in Minnesota and t
Pacific Legal Foundation
added Jan 31, 2018 05:04
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[District of Columbia] MOOSE JOOCE, MOUNTAIN VAPORS, RUSTIC VAPORS, and DUTCHMAN VAPORS, Plaintiffs, v. FDA: COMPLAINT (PDF)

The Deeming Rule thus triggers burdensome regulatory requirements, including a ban on truthful speech...Deeming Rule is unconstitutional because the FDA employee who issued it had no constitutional authority to do so, and because the rule violates the Fir
Pacific Legal Foundation
added Jan 31, 2018 04:57
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[Texas] RAVE SALON INC. d/b/a JOOSIE VAPES v. FDA: ORIGINAL COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF)

The Deeming Rule thus violates the First Amendment by prohibiting vaping manufacturers and retailers, including Joosie Vapes, from making truthful and non-misleading statements regarding vaping devices, e-liquids, and related products. Therefore, the De
Pacific Legal Foundation
added Jan 31, 2018 04:46
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[California] Subpoenas flying in Tony Gwynn tobacco case as Mr. Padre documentary premieres

The U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company has been aggressively seeking evidence against deceased baseball legend Tony Gwynn and already has served subpoenas to various dentists, healthcare providers and others with records that could help the company fight a l
USA Today
added Jan 31, 2018 04:39
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Arbitrary federal vaping regulations threaten businesses, consumers—and constitutional rights

A career bureaucrat with [FDA] ordered that vaping be made subject to the Tobacco Control Act—even though vaping doesn’t involve tobacco....Under the arbitrary edict by Associate Commissioner for Policy Leslie Kux, small businesses that make flavored e-li
Pacific Legal Foundation
added Jan 31, 2018 04:36
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BOEHM: Nonsensical FDA Ban On Vaping Products Faces 3 New Legal Challenges

FDA took unconstitutional action when it made electronic cigarettes subject to the Tobacco Control Act (even though they contain no tobacco), lawsuits argue.
Reason Magazine
added Jan 31, 2018 04:29
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[Europe, UK] SNOWDON: These products are safer than cigarettes – why don’t the regulators want to know?

And so we have two products which are manifestly less harmful than cigarettes, both of which have a track record of getting people to stop smoking. One is illegal in the EU. The other is illegal in the USA. Neither of them can be labelled as less harmful
The Spectator (uk)
added Jan 30, 2018 16:33
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[Florida] 11th Circuit Panel Upholds $620,000 Verdict In Tobacco Lawsuit

found that a trial court did not err in an Engle progeny suit by denying a tobacco company’s motion to reduce compensatory damages to the widower of a woman who died from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) (James Smith Sr. v. R.J. Reynolds Tobac
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 1, 2018 03:43
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