We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 17

Bills that Would Expand and Increase the Tobacco Excise Tax Pending in Congress
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • December 4 2017

Little has transpired on two bills that would expand and increase the excise tax on tobacco products. Pending in Congress are S. 1837, introduced by


Renewed Effort to Push “Tobacco to 21” Bills Through Congress
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 29 2017

On November 8, 2017, Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-Colo.) introduced H.R. 4273. The next day, Senator Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii) introduced S. 2100. If


Amici Curiae Come to UPS’s Aid in Appeals over Cigarette Deliveries
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 21 2017

In the cross-appeals of a $246,975,614 judgment won by New York State and New York City, amici curiae have filed briefs in support of the United


Deeming Regulations Litigation Update Merits Panel to Take Up Intervention Question in D.C. Circuit Appeal, Further Briefing Expected
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2017

Further briefing and deliberation are expected on a Motion to Intervene filed by several anti-tobacco advocacy and health groups in Nicopure Labs, LLC


Deeming Regulations Litigation Update Recent Filings in Run-Up to December 14 Oral Argument on Cigar Industry’s Challenge
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2017

In the cigar industry’s challenge to the FDA’s Deeming Regulations, there has been a flurry of activity in anticipation of oral argument on the


California Adds PFOA and PFOS to Prop 65 Warning Requirements
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 10 2017

On November 9, 2017, on the heels of New Jersey’s move to set a maximum contaminant level for certain perfluoroalkyl substances, California’s Office


New Jersey First in Nation to Set Maximum Contaminant Levels for PFOAs and PFNAs
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • November 9 2017

On November 1, 2017, New Jersey officials announced that they would set Maximum Contaminant Levels (MCLs) for public drinking water systems for PFOA


FDA Finalizes Guidance on the Prohibition of Free Tobacco Product Samples
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 23 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently finalized is industry guidance on the prohibition of distributing free tobacco product samples. This


Deeming Regulations Litigation Update Activity on Motions for Summary Judgment
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • October 6 2017

Activity on Motions for Summary Judgment seems to suggest different paths ahead for remaining trial litigation in Deeming Regulations challenges. This


What’s in a Label: FDA Offers Tobacco Industry a Streamlined Approach for Product Listing Labeling Submissions
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • USA
  • September 28 2017

Shortly before the September 30, 2017 establishment registration and product listing deadline for domestic establishments manufacturing