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[Europe, UK] New Government anti-illicit tobacco strategy

ASH welcomed the Government’s refreshed anti-illicit tobacco strategy launched today... However, ASH is concerned about the use of an industry authentication system, Codentify, to tackle the illicit market given the tobacco industry’s ongoing record of c
ASH London (uk)
added Mar 27, 2015 11:44
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Ky. Senate harmful to health, economy; killers of smoking ban from sickest region

Stivers...and Robinson...together represent four of the nation's deadliest counties...explanation Stivers offers for blocking a statewide smoking ban is to avoid interfering with private enterprise...Showing up on a list of the unhealthiest places in Amer
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Mar 27, 2015 00:02
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[USA] Despite Leak Of TPP Text, Obama Officials Say Trade Deal Will Not Let Companies Overturn US Laws

“There is nothing that indicates that the U.S. is proposing to empower corporations to attempt to overturn domestic regulations,” wrote Matthew McAlvanah, the chief spokesman for the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative, on Feb. 6. But the New York
International Business Times
added Mar 26, 2015 15:11
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[Australia] Effects of brand variants on smokers’ choice behaviours and risk perceptions

Australian tobacco companies have introduced evocative variant names...Some descriptors significantly enhance the appeal of tobacco products among different groups of smokers and may undermine plain packaging's dissuasive intent. Policymakers should expli
Tobacco Control
added Mar 26, 2015 09:58
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Exposure to secondhand smoke in the home and mental health in children: a population-based study

Conclusions Among children, SHS exposure in the home during ≥1 h/day is associated with a higher frequency of mental disorder. This association was mostly due to the impact of SHS on ADHD.
Tobacco Control
added Mar 26, 2015 09:57
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Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) - Investment Chapter

This document must be protected from unauthorized disclosure, but may be mailed or transmitted over unclassified e-mail or fax, discussed over unsecured phone lines, and stored on unclassified computer systems. It must be stored in a
Wikileaks.org
added Mar 26, 2015 09:50
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Secret Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP) - Investment Chapter

WikiLeaks releases today the "Investment Chapter" from the secret negotiations of the TPP (Trans-Pacific Partnership) agreement. The document adds to the previous WikiLeaks publications of the chapters for Intellectual Property Rights (November 2013) and
Wikileaks.org
added Mar 26, 2015 09:48
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RE: Analysis of Leaked Trans-Pacific Partnership Investment Text

The leaked text provides stark warnings about the dangers of “trade” negotiations occurring without press, public or policymaker oversight.... Foreign corporations have used these claims to attack tobacco, climate, financial, mining, medicine, energy, po
Public Citizen
added Mar 26, 2015 09:47
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[Australia] Secret foreign courts ‘threaten democracy’

Wikileaks published a confidential chapter of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP)... The Australian government could be sued for unlimited amounts of compensation by foreign companies unhappy with our laws, a leaked document may reveal. On Thursday, Wiki
The New Daily (au)
added Mar 26, 2015 09:40
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Canada: Precedent-Setting Marlboro Decision Provides Guidance On Entitlement To Claim Profits In Trademark Infringement Cases

On March 23, 2015, the Federal Court confirmed that Imperial Tobacco is entitled to elect an accounting of Philip Morris' profits resulting from the infringement of its rights in the MARLBORO trademark in Canada. This important decision for the parties w
Mondaq
added Mar 26, 2015 09:34
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