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[Canada] Can two people run together for one board position?: Condo Law

The Condominium Act protects against injury to one’s health. There’s ample evidence second-hand smoke affects health, lawyer Gerry Hymnan writes. Therefore, the board must take action against it.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Apr 1, 2017 16:08

[UK] Judge Neil Gorsuch's Potential Impact on the Development of Antitrust Law

In Native American Distributing v. Seneca-Cayuga Tobacco Co.,[19]the plaintiffs alleged that the four defendants--a company and three individual officers of the company--had conspired to violate Section 1 of the Sherman Act.[20] The district court dismis
Lexology (uk)
added Apr 7, 2017 19:13

UCSF Chemical Industry Documents Archive Goes Live

tobacco documents are now part of the larger multi-industry UCSF Industry Documents Library that has included documents from Pharma for several years. Now we have added a third collection of documents, the new Chemical Industry Documents Archive that h
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Apr 1, 2017 16:19

Investor State Arbitration Safe With Trump, At Least For Now ($$)

a first glimpse into what President Donald Trump's approach toward investor state dispute settlement will be, and experts say it isn't all that different...... tobacco giant Philip Morris against Australia and Uruguay over tobacco regulations, spurring a
added Mar 31, 2017 02:04

[Asia-pacific, Philippines] DOH: Make Mighty pay to prevent heart attacks, strokes of 70,000 poorest patients

disclosed that P1 billion from unpaid taxes due the government could pay for a year’s worth of maintenance medicines, laboratory tests and medical care of around 70,000 of the poorest Filipinos who are at risk for heart attack or stroke due to tobacco use
PNA (Philippine News Agency) (ph)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27

DOCKET: Competitive Enterprise Inst., et al v. DOT, et al

03/28/2017 FORM 72 submitted by arguing attorney, Tara S. Morrissey, on behalf of Respondents Elaine L. Chao and DOT ... / 03/29/2017 FORM 72 submitted by arguing attorney, Sam Kazman, on behalf of Petitioners Competitive Enterprise Institute, Cons
US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit
added Mar 31, 2017 23:28

U.S. E-Cigarette Regulations - 50 State Review (2017)

based on a 50-state (plus Washington, D.C.) survey of current state statutes pertaining to e-cigarettes in the following areas: definition of “tobacco product,” taxation, product packaging, youth access/other retail restrictions, and smoke-free air legisl
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Mar 31, 2017 02:21

[Washington] Wash. Tribes Escape Sanctions In Cigarette Sales Row ($$)

A Washington federal judge refused Wednesday to sanction attorneys for members of four Native American tribes who unsuccessfully tried to block state employees from pursuing criminal cases for the illegal sale of cigarettes on Indian land, finding that ar
added Mar 31, 2017 02:06

[Florida] Jurors Hit RJR with $3M Compensatory Verdict, Deadlock on Punitives in Trial Over Smoker's Fatal Cancer

A day after awarding $3 million in compensatory damages for the role R.J. Reynolds played in the lung cancer death of a 46-year-old smoker, Florida state court jurors Wednesday declared themselves at an impasse over punitive damages, forcing a mistrial in
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 30, 2017 11:10

[New York, Virginia] NY Times Demand Records on ATF Tobacco Smuggling

According to the lawsuit, “at the same time the ATF was tightening its tobacco enforcement policies, some of its Virginia-based agents were engaged in a practice that more closely resembled tobacco smuggling. The profits of this ATF-led tobacco-smuggling
Courthouse News
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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