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[Netherlands, California] Tobacco company subsidiary sues 11 electronic cigarette makers for patent infringement

a subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC, filed nine separate lawsuits in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California March 5. Fontem, which is headquartered in Amsterdam, develops non-tobacco products, including electronic cigarett
Legal NewsLine
added Apr 6, 2016 18:56
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[Netherlands] Pot-flavored e-cigarette makes its big debut

Dutch company E-njoint has launched an “e-joint” that tastes like marijuana, but “contains no THC, CBD, nicotine, tar or toxins”. The e-cig peddler promises the device is completely legal, and “still gives smokers a high-like feeling.”
San Francisco Chronicle blogs
added Apr 7, 2015 16:35
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[Netherlands] Dutch gov't named in tobacco lawsuit

The Foundation Youth Smoking Prevention (Rookpreventie Jeugd) is suing the Dutch government because of their existing relationship with the tobacco industry. The government will be informed of the summons today or tomorrow, AD.nl reports.
NL Times (nl)
added Sep 9, 2014 15:07
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[Netherlands] Calls to make possessing tobacco a criminal offence for under-16s

Tobacconists and petrol station owners are calling on parliament to make it a criminal offence for the under-16s to be caught with tobacco products, the Telegraaf reports on Wednesday.
Expatica.com (nl)
added Feb 27, 2013 11:52
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Smoking rooms in bars and restaurants in the Netherlands banned

The Dutch Court of Appeal in The Hague has decided to ban smoking rooms in restaurants and bars in the Netherlands. This decision comes as a result of the lawsuit put forward by Clean Air Nederland (CAN).
IamExpat (nl)
added Feb 15, 2018 17:49
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TOBACCO TO BE HIDDEN FROM PLAIN SIGHT IN NETHERLANDS SHOPS

The Dutch government is working on a legislative proposal to ban the visible display of tobacco products...Van Rijn gave the involved industry associations until December 15th to come up with an alternative, but their plans were inadequate. According to V
NL Times (nl)
added Jan 3, 2017 16:05
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[Netherlands] Crackdown on smoking: Dutch ban decorations on cigarette packaging

Currently cigarettes sold in the Netherlands are still decorated to lure buyers. But from July next year this will no longer be allowed. This forms part of a set of measures from the Netherlands and European Union aimed at making smoking less attractive.
NL Times (nl)
added Oct 18, 2016 16:14
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[Europe, Netherlands] More smokers buy tobacco abroad as taxes go up

The amount raised for the treasury by tobacco sales has again fallen below official forecasts, the Financieele Dagblad said on Thursday. Tobacco industry figures show that consumers are increasingly buying their cigarettes and rolling tobacco in Belgiu
DutchNews.nl (nl)
added Mar 3, 2016 23:32
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[Europe, Netherlands] The devil is in the detail: tobacco industry political influence in the Dutch implementation of the 2001 EU Tobacco Products Directive

The findings highlight the policy risks associated with corporate actors’ ability to use interactions over technical product specifications to influence the implementation of health policy and illustrate the difficulties in limiting industry interference
Tobacco Control
added Sep 9, 2015 10:17
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[Netherlands] Dutch court first to find that global tobacco treaty can trump national law

this case is the first time a court has cited the FCTC as the primary legal justification for overturning a weak tobacco control law. In 2011, a Belgian court cited the FCTC along with several principles of national law when eliminating an exception in a
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Oct 12, 2014 11:37
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