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[Virginia] Lorillard wins lawsuit over Newport knock-off

Greensboro-based cigarette maker Lorillard Inc. has won a lawsuit brought against the makers of a legal psychoactive drug named "Newprot" for trademark infringement.
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Aug 14, 2012 15:19
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[Asia-pacific] The Marlboro Man to Go Into Hiding in Canada; Country to Adopt Generic Cigarette Packaging

But the threat of litigation does not appear to be deterring Canada’s liberal government. If the recently published Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) treaty is approved and implemented, the tobacco industry might find it more difficult to file legal challen
Corporate Counsel Magazine
added Nov 26, 2015 10:19
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[UK, USA, North Carolina] E-cig maker files suit

Claims Lorillard, others unlawfully used patented technologies
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 16:47
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[UK, USA] Imperial Tobacco Unit Sparks E-Cig Patent Dispute in U.S. Suits

An Imperial Tobacco Group Plc (IMT) unit sued Lorillard Inc. (LO), NJOY Inc., Vapor Corp. and eight other makers of electronic cigarettes in U.S. patent lawsuits alleging they infringed its intellectual property.
Bloomberg News
added Mar 11, 2014 14:29
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[USA] Australia's Plain Tobacco Packaging Laws Are A Sticking Point For A New US Trade Deal

An intellectual property business delegation from the US Chamber of Commerce in Australia this week sees the removal, by law, of company brands as “strange”. They understand the health benefits but argue that a company’s brand is highly valuable, and in
Business Insider
added Nov 24, 2013 01:08
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[Africa, Tanzania] Court Throws Out TCC's Appeal in Cigarette War

THE Court of Appeal has rejected the appeal lodged by the Tanzania Cigarette Company (TCC) Limited in a cigarette war with another local company, Mastermind Tobacco Tanzania Limited (Mastermind), over claims of infringement of Safari Graphic trademark.
All-Africa.com
added Jun 20, 2013 19:05
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[Canada] The hot debate over electronic cigarettes sure to spark regulation, litigation

The lucrative nature of the e-cigarette market can be seen in the rate at which manufacturers are protecting their technology. Currently, there are at least 30 patents or patent applications related to electronic cigarettes listed in the patents database
The Lawyers Weekly (ca)
added Apr 17, 2015 16:36
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] Philip Morris loses 'activate' appeal against Japan Tobacco ($$)

World Trademark Review (uk)
added Jul 31, 2014 16:55
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[Africa, Australia, Uruguay] Tobacco Industry Tactics Limit Poorer Nations’ Smoking Laws

The industry is warning countries that their tobacco laws violate an expanding web of trade and investment treaties, raising the prospect of costly, prolonged legal battles, health advocates and officials said.
New York Times
added Dec 13, 2013 02:12
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E-cigarette maker Juul files complaints against 'copycat products'

U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) naming 18 entities, most of them based in the United States or China, accusing them of developing and selling products based on its patented technology.
Reuters
added Oct 4, 2018 18:53
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