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Tobacco Cos. Tell DC Circ. New Health Warnings Go Too Far ($$)

take issue with the lower judge deciding to keep the phrase “Here is the truth” in the preamble — which is then followed by facts and statistics regarding smoking — arguing that the phrase still violates the circuit’s past mandate by implying the companie
Law360
added Feb 14, 2017 19:53
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DS467: Australia — Certain Measures Concerning Trademarks, Geographical Indications and Other Plain Packaging Requirements Applicable to Tobacco Products and Packaging

The summary below was up-to-date at 13 February 2017
World Trade Organization (WTO)
added May 9, 2017 14:29
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, et al. v FDA: PLAINTIFFS’ MOTION FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, Feb 13, 2017

Plaintiffs request that the Court grant their motion for summary judgment on all claims and: (1) vacate and set aside the Deeming Rule; (2) vacate and set aside the User Fee Rule; (3) declare that the User Fee Rule violates the Fifth Amendment; (4) declar
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 15, 2017 17:29
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DOCKET for CIGAR ASSOCIATION v FDA, Jul 15, 2016-Feb 13, 2017

02/13/2017 22 MOTION for Summary Judgment by CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA, CIGAR RIGHTS OF AMERICA, INTERNATIONAL PREMIUM CIGAR AND PIPE RETAILERS ASSOCIATION
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 15, 2017 16:59
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New FDA Enforcement Stats Show Shifting Targets ($$)

Newly released statistics from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration show that enforcement was busier in 2016 for pharmaceuticals but was relatively quiet for medical devices, tobacco and biologics. FDA officials quietly published the annual numbers late
Law360
added Feb 14, 2017 11:03
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[New York] Real estate: STAR tax break OK for sibling co-owners

Dear Edith...Do you think a lawsuit against secondhand smoke would be a success? Our goal isn't to make anyone quit smoking, just the ability to enjoy our porch and condo...my only suggestion would be to sell. That brings up the question of whether you’
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Mar 3, 2017 13:04
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[Australia] SOHLBERG: Plain Packaging and Warning Labels—While the WTO is Examining the Legality of Packaging and Labeling Requirements that Prohibit the Use of Lawfully Registered Trademarks on Tobacco Products, Researchers Promote Their Use on Soft Drinks and Alcoh

Honduras, Dominican Republic, Indonesia and Cuba allege that plain packaging is an unjustifiable encumbrance ...Given the drive by...health researchers of promoting tobacco-like regulation in the food and beverage sector, the industry will need to pay clo
JD Supra, LLC
added Feb 11, 2017 00:41
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[District of Columbia] Federal Judge Remands Cigarette False Advertising Suit To D.C. Superior Court ($$)

A federal judge in the District of Columbia on Feb. 8 remanded a false advertising suit against Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. Inc. to a lower court after finding that it would be improper to consider the future brand value of its Natural American Spirit ci
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 11, 2017 00:06
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[North Carolina] The Briefcase: N.C. Appeals Court denies BAT appeal on shareholder lawsuit

The state Court of Appeals has denied an appeal by British American Tobacco Plc involving a N.C. Business Court decision related to shareholder lawsuit claims against Reynolds American Inc. and its board of directors. The decision was reached Feb. 2
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 10, 2017 19:41
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[Florida] Tobacco bond repealer is again postponed, this time in House

A House bill (HB 6011) that would repeal the cap on the amount of money tobacco companies have to put up as appellate bonds was “temporarily postponed” Thursday. With its Senate companion (SB 100) also indefinitely put off, the proposal’s fate is uncert
SaintPetersBlog
added Feb 10, 2017 23:58
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