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Plain packaging - the silent (trade mark) killer?
  • Adams & Adams
  • South Africa
  • June 28 2017

A topic which has been much debated and legally contested the world over is the call for the use of plain packaging in respect of tobacco products


Smoking in a TV program: unauthorized advertising in favor of tobacco?
  • Nomos
  • France
  • April 3 2017

This case was introduced following the broadcast of a TV program consisting in filming, during a dinner, several guests from various backgrounds


E-cigarettes increase presence with traditional tobacco advertising will regulation follow?
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • September 18 2013

E-cigarettes are following in the footsteps of their nonelectronic predecessors by utilizing advertising means no longer available to traditional


Tobacco advertising Q&A
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • September 17 2013

While it has been decades since Congress banned cigarette ads from the airwaves, broadcasters continue to ask for advice on whether they may air


6th Circuit decision splits the courts on antismoking law
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2012

Creating a split in the federal courts, the 6th Circuit upheld the majority of advertising and marketing restrictions of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, striking down only the Act’s limitation of tobacco advertising to black and white text and the ban on continuity programs


Highlights from Sixth Circuit oral argument on free speech challenge to new federal tobacco law
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • August 2 2011

Last week, the Sixth Circuit heard oral arguments in the free speech challenge to the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, Public Law 111-31, which gives the Food and Drug Administration the power to regulate tobacco advertising and marketing


SIxth Circuit set to hear tobacco law challenge
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • July 27 2011

Later this afternoon, the Sixth Circuit will hear oral arguments on the constitutionality of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, which gives the Food and Drug Administration the power to regulate tobacco advertising and marketing


FDA releases images for cigarette packaging
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2011

The Food and Drug Administration released nine new images that must appear on all cigarette packaging and advertisements


Attorney fee award overturned in tobacco litigation
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2011

In a significant case captioned In re Tobacco Cases I, 2011 DJDAR 4896 (2011), the California Fourth District Court of Appeal overturned an award of attorney fees


15 years later, FDA rules on tobacco to take effect in June
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2010

The Food and Drug Administration issued its final rules on marketing cigarettes and smokeless tobacco to children, which take effect June 22