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HAYES: E-cigarettes underutilized for smoking cessation

Reporter was commissioned to write this in-depth article. / According to Noah Minskoff... they could change the smoking cessation game – if the current models were up to par / Minskoff, M.D. owns a number of patents connected to e-cigarette technology. H
Metro International
added Sep 23, 2014 11:37
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[Australia] FRENCH: Investor-State Dispute Settlement — A Cut Above the Courts?

This paper concerns the use of those processes by private investors to bring claims against countries which are parties to bilateral investment treaties ('BITs') or free trade agreements ('FTAs'). Its focus is on the tension that can exist between those
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 22, 2014 09:45
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22nd Century Group Enters Cannabis Space

Joseph Pandolfino, Founder and CEO of 22nd Century Group, stated, “The main reason 22nd Century was attracted to Anandia’ s proprietary technology is that it gives us a level of exclusivity in the cannabinoid biosynthetic pathway in cannabis similar to w
Business Wire
added Sep 19, 2014 18:00
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[Ireland] Japanese tobacco firm halts legal action against Waterford firm

halted its legal proceedings against Healthier Smoker Ltd (HSL) after the Waterford-based firm’s liquidator agreed on Tuesday to destroy all products and materials within its control that infringe the multibillion tobacco giant’s property rights. Darren F
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 18, 2014 15:19
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Philip Morris Fuming About Uruguay's Graphic Cigarette Packaging To The Tune Of $25M

These scary snapshots were meant to reduce smoking – and it appears to be working, especially with pregnant women – but they have also drawn the ire of cigarette giant Philip Morris International. The Richmond, Virginia-based company believes that Urugu
Fox News
added Sep 18, 2014 07:40
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[Switzerland] AUDIO: Philip Morris Sues Uruguay Over Graphic Cigarette Packaging

The lawsuit is based on a 1991 trade agreement between Uruguay and Switzerland, where the company is located. The cigarette manufacturer says Uruguay is violating its promise to respect intellectual property rights. Studies have found that such gruesome
WFSU (Tallahassee FL)
added Sep 18, 2014 07:38
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The Vapor IP Wars: Beyond Patents

While patent litigation in the e-cigarette industry has garnered significant attention, the growing number of companies and brands competing in this market raises a host of issues with other types of intellectual property
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Sep 9, 2014 23:33
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Lorillard subsidiaries sue Zippo in the UK over blu e-cig

Sept 3 (Reuters) - Lorillard Inc (NYSE: LO - news) said two of its e-cigarette subsidiaries sued Zippo Manufacturing Co in the United Kingdom to protect itself from Zippo's claims of trademark infringement regarding the blu brand of e-cigarettes. Cygnet
Yahoo Finance (uk)
added Sep 5, 2014 10:34
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[Ireland] E-cigarette company up in smoke

Healthier Smoker is being shut down a few months after promising a raft of new staff hires at its Waterford factory and unveiling multimillion-euro expansion plans. The fledgling “vaping specialist” and producer of E-cigarette liquids will be wound up aft
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Sep 2, 2014 14:09
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[Ireland] Japan Tobacco stubs out look-alike Waterford e-cigarettes

HSL made liquids used in e-cigarettes under a number of different names including brands Purple Silk, Calm Desert Brand, Kamel Blend and Myfair E-juice. These particular brands, according to JTI, breached their trade marks. In the High Court, Mr Flanagan
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 2, 2014 09:56
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