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U.S. appeals court voids part of Indiana vaping law

7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said Indiana went too far by subjecting out-of-state manufacturers to detailed rules for such things as sinks, cleaning equipment and even contracts with outside security firms, and could not enforce those rules against t
Reuters
added Jan 30, 2017 22:44
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European E-Liquid Market - Poised to Grow at a Double Digit CAGR - European Population is Still Unaware of the Pros & Cons of E-cigarettes - Research and Markets

has announced the addition of the "European E-Liquid Market: Focus on Type, Origin, Geography and Distribution Channel: - Analysis & Forecast 2016-2025" report to their offering. Europe stands at the forefront of the legal scenario of the global e-cigare
PR Newswire
added Jan 30, 2017 22:34
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[Canada] Judgments in Appeal and Leave Applications

The appeal from the judgment of the Court of Appeal for British Columbia (Vancouver), Number CA041813, 2015 BCCA 172, dated April 23, 2015, heard on October 11, 2016, is dismissed. The parties have agreed that they will bear their own costs.
Supreme Court of Canada
added Jan 30, 2017 21:19
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[Micronesia, Northern Marianas Islands] Massage therapist files pregnancy-discrimination lawsuit against employer

Mirage Corp. permitted its customers to smoke cigarettes inside one or more of its business locations and smoking was permitted in general areas in which other customers and or employees were present. There were no measures taken to designate an enclosed
Marianas Variety (mp)
added Jan 30, 2017 18:32
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Federal Judge In New York Grants Summary Judgment In Tobacco Tax Suit ($$)

granted summary judgment to a group of government officials and dismissed the complaints brought by two Native American nations with prejudice after finding that an amendment to a tax on Native American-made cigarettes does not violate the tribes’ right t
Lexis Nexis
added Jan 30, 2017 00:29
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Brand Battles: Gruyere, Dr Pepper, The Gap ($$)

In Law360's latest roundup of new actions at the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board...Dr Pepper tries to "crush" a registration for fruity e-cigarette juice...The second is more straightforward: Reynolds American...
Law360
added Jan 29, 2017 17:20
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[Florida] RJR Responsible For Smoker's Death, Jury Told ($$)

Family members of a woman who died from chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder after smoking Winstons for decades urged a Florida jury to hold R.J. Reynolds responsible Friday, emphasizing the company's longtime knowledge of smoking's risks — and its conc
Law360
added Jan 29, 2017 17:18
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[Canada] New Brunswick Medical Records will not be disclosed.

Supreme Court of Canada decided that it would not review the decisions New Brunswick courts to refuse the tobacco industry defendants in the government's cost recovery suits to get access to the medical records of that province's citizens.
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 29, 2017 14:22
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[Florida] Attorneys Battle Over RJR's Role in Woman's Fatal Respiratory Disease, as Trial Against Tobacco Giant Begins

over what caused a Florida woman to smoke for six decades and continue smoking even as she needed supplemental oxygen for her respiratory disease, as trial opened against R.J. Reynolds over its role in the woman’s death. Durrance v. R.J. Reynolds, 11-26-
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 28, 2017 21:22
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[Illinois] Luciano: Exploding vape device torches man's groin

The lawsuit is among dozens nationally arguing much the same thing. Apparently, just one such suit has advanced successfully: in October 2015, a California woman was awarded $1.9 million in damages after her device exploded while charging in her car, cau
Peoria (IL) Journal-Star
added Jan 28, 2017 21:20
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