Headlines Tagged with WTO — 440 headlines found
Philip Morris International (PMI) has scored a well-deserved nomination to Corporate Accountability International's 2012 Corporate Hall of Shame for its legal bullying of countries that have adopted strong measures to reduce tobacco use.
Oct 23, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:30
Once a panel has been set up – which will be made up of three independent panellists – it has six months in which to report to the parties. One or both parties can appeal, and the appellate body has between two and three months in which to report back.
Aug 20, 2012 Managing Intellectual Property Magazine (uk)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:09
The international lines have been drawn in the battle over Australia’s decision to force tobacco companies to present their products in plain packaging
Oct 1, 2012 Managing Intellectual Property Magazine (uk)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:07
Nicola Roxon, the woman credited with spearheading an unprecedented win over 'big tobacco', has hailed a World Trade Organization decision on Australia's plain packaging laws a victory for public health policy.
May 5, 2017 AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added May 9, 2017 21:51
The much-awaited decision of the World Trade Organization Dispute Settlement Body on Australia’s law requiring that tobacco products be sold in plain packages, challenged by four countries, has been postponed and is now expected “not before May 2017.”
Dec 7, 2016 Intellectual Property Watch (ch)
added Dec 9, 2016 14:19
Tobacco-producing nations are making their last ditch attempts to prove that Australian plain packaging laws infringe World Trade Organization (WTO) agreements at a final hearing in front of the WTO dispute settlement panel. Starting today, and set to ru
Oct 28, 2015 Convenience Store (uk)
added Oct 29, 2015 07:38
Tobacco producing nations are expected to challenge Ireland’s move to outlaw branded tobacco packaging, the new junior jobs minister has been warned by his department. Ireland will likely face a constitutional challenge and complaints to the World Trade
Aug 14, 2014 Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 14, 2014 03:11
Indonesia will seek compensation from the United States for pulling its clove cigarettes from shelves despite a World Trade Organization (WTO) ruling that deemed the ban discriminatory. Indonesia’s trade ministry said it had lost between $200 million an
Jul 27, 2013 AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jul 31, 2013 12:05
SIMON/STEWART: Merchant of Death Steps Down: A Look at the Deadly Work of Philip Morris International's Outgoing CEO Louis Camilleri
During his tenure, nearly 30 million people died from tobacco-related causes globally. When will the tobacco industry’s largest player stop obstructing public policy in nations that are trying to save lives and reduce suffering among their citizens? With
May 13, 2013 AlterNet.org
added May 14, 2013 11:55
Cigarettes, TPP, and the Wisdom of Product-Specific Rules in Trade Deals / The WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control as an International Standard under the TBT Agreement?
Nov 1, 2012 Transnational Dispute Management (TDM) (nl)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:21