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[UK, UK-Scotland] Ministers vow to fight £11 BILLION lawsuit from tobacco giants over plain packaging plans
SNP Public Health Minister Maureen Watt was defiant. She said: “A legal challenge would not be unexpected. “However, we do not believe that legal threats from the tobacco industry should stop us from taking action to improve the health of our children,
May 22, 2015 Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added May 22, 2015 18:21
A global cigarette and tobacco company is launching the largest corporate compensation case in history over plain packaging legislation. Philip Morris will reportedly issue proceedings by Tuesday as it seeks between £9 billion and £11 billion from the U
May 22, 2015 Scottish Legal News (uk)
added May 22, 2015 18:06
TOBACCO giant Philip Morris is to launch the biggest corporate compensation case in history against the UK and Scottish Governments over the decision to impose plain packaging on cigarettes. Legal papers are expected to be presented today or early next
May 22, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added May 22, 2015 11:18
SHOWBIZ bosses want actors to dodge any future ban on e-cigs — so their characters can smoke on stage.
May 10, 2015 Scottish Sun (uk)
added May 11, 2015 10:40
Breaking the rules is now set to become a statutory offence under the forthcoming Health Bill, which will be introduced later this year. The measures will be enforced by health boards through signs and council environment wardens, who will be able to di
May 6, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added May 7, 2015 12:37
The Bill, to be introduced later this year, will make it an offence for an adult to buy e-cigarettes for anyone under 18 and will require retailers to be registered. It will also seek to make smoking in the vicinity of hospital buildings a statutory off
May 5, 2015 Press Association (uk)
added May 6, 2015 12:29
The Bill, to be introduced later this year, will make it an offence for an adult to buy e-cigarettes for anyone under 18 years old and will require retailers to be registered.
May 5, 2015 STV (uk)
added May 6, 2015 12:28
Selling e-cigarettes to under-18s is to be banned under legislation to be introduced by the Scottish government. Maureen Watt, the public health minister, said that although the devices might help adult smokers to quit, children had to be protected from
May 6, 2015 Times Of London (uk)
added May 6, 2015 12:27
proposals to ban sales of e-cigarettes to under-18s. Public health minister Maureen Watt announced yesterday that the measure would be included in the forthcoming health bill, which is due to be introduced later this year.
May 6, 2015 The Scotsman (uk)
added May 6, 2015 12:01
A call for views on legislation which will create a new criminal offence for adults who smoke in a motor vehicle in the presence of a child has been launched by Holyrood’s health and sport committee.
May 1, 2015 Scottish Legal News (uk)
added May 1, 2015 12:25