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HTMLFDA Petitions D.C. Circuit for Rehearing on Cigarette Graphic Warnings
Ricardo Carvajal; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 16, 2012, previously published on October 12, 2012
A few weeks ago, we posted on a decision by a divided three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals vacating FDA’s regulations that require graphic warnings on cigarette packages. FDA has now petitioned the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals for rehearing and rehearing en banc.

 

HTMLD.C. Circuit Affirms District Court Decision Striking Down FDA Regulation Requiring Graphic Warnings on Cigarette Packages
Ricardo Carvajal, James P. Ellison; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
September 27, 2012
A divided three-judge panel of the D.C. Circuit affirmed U.S. District Judge Richard Leon’s grant of summary judgment to plaintiffs in R.J. Reynolds et al v. FDA et al.. In brief, Judge Leon had applied strict scrutiny to FDA’s regulation requiring the display on cigarette packages of...

 

Adobe PDFImperial Tobacco Canada Smokes Marlboros
Brian W. Gray, Adam Haller; Norton Rose Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
August 9, 2012, previously published on August 2012
The recent decision by the Federal Court of Appeal in a trade-mark dispute between Imperial Tobacco Canada Limited (“ITL”) and Philip Morris Products S.A. (“PM”) raises complicated legal issues regarding trade-mark infringement and the defences thereto arising from a unique...

 

HTMLFlorida Trial Court Erred in Not Allowing Evidence of Plaintiff’s Asbestos Exposure in Tobacco Case
Daniel A. Garcia, Craig T. Liljestrand; Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 20, 2012, previously published on July 17, 2012
The Florida First District Court of Appeal recently reversed and remanded a tobacco case for a new trial opining that the trial court improperly disallowed evidence of asbestos exposure. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company v. Mack, 2012 WL 2122305 (June 13, 2012). The case involved a long-time smoker...

 

HTMLAttorneys General Target Data Privacy
Andrew G. Beshear; Stites & Harbison, PLLC;
Legal Alert/Article
July 20, 2012, previously published on July 17, 2012
The tobacco litigation of the 1990s ushered in a new era of coordination between the nation’s attorneys general. Previously, these officials had operated individually, pursuing state specific goals and lawsuits. The success of the 1998 Master Settlement Agreement - changed the rules - and the...

 

HTMLHouse Votes to Hold Attorney General Eric Holder in Contempt
Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 2, 2012, previously published on June 29, 2012
Late Thursday afternoon, the House of Representatives voted to hold U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder Jr. in contempt of Congress, making him the first sitting Attorney General held in contempt of Congress in U.S. history.

 

HTMLCongress Contemplates Action on Rolling Machines
Seth A. Mailhot; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2012, previously published on April 3, 2012
As part of Sheppard Mullin’s monthly blog on tobacco retailer issues, we are taking a look at the possible future of retailer-operated rolling machines. On March 8, 2012, the U.S. Senate adopted an amendment to the federal highway bill “Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century...

 

HTMLWhere There’s Smoke, There’s Guidance: FDA Issues Two Draft Guidance Documents for Tobacco Products
Ricardo Carvajal, David B. Clissold; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
April 4, 2012, previously published on April 2, 2012
Last Friday, the FDA Center for Tobacco Products announced two new draft guidance documents for tobacco products. The first guidance, entitled “Reporting Harmful and Potentially Harmful Constituents in Tobacco Products and Tobacco Smoke Under Section 904(a)(3) of the Federal Food, Drug, and...

 

HTMLIndiana’s Smoking Ban Goes into Effect July 1, 2012
Michael W. Padgett, Craig W. Wiley; Jackson Lewis LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 29, 2012, previously published on March 27, 2012
Indiana has become the 40th state in the country to enact a statewide ban on smoking in places of employment. The ban, signed by Governor Mitch Daniels on March 19, 2012, prohibits smoking in public places, places of employment, and government vehicles. The new law will become effective on July 1,...

 

HTML6th Circuit Largely Affirms District Court Ruling on Constitutionality of the Tobacco Act
Ricardo Carvajal; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
March 23, 2012, previously published on March 22, 2012
A divided 6th Circuit panel affirmed a lower court’s ruling that some provisions of the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (“Tobacco Act”) are unconstitutional, but others are not. As we noted in a prior posting, a federal district court ruled in November 2009 that...

 


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