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From Russian elevators to US taxes, a change is gonna come

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 3rd August 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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2017 has already been a significant year in the short history of e-cigarettes – and there is more to come in the remaining five months of a the year ...
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In Congress, deeming reformers welcome FDA’s policy shift

Written by Jim Myers || 31st July 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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The bipartisan duo attempting to modify the FDA’s deeming regulations in the US Congress reacted with cautious optimism to commissioner Scott Gottlieb’s sweeping new policy plan, which many see as a nod for safer alternatives to traditional tobacco...
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The FDA’s new philosophy: “We need to take a fresh look at nicotine”

Written by Freddie Dawson || 31st July 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Scott Gottlieb, commissioner of the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), appeared on Friday to go further than any federal official – or most politicians – previously had in supporting alternative nicotine products for harm...
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FDA extends PMTA deadline by nearly four years

Written by Barnaby Page || 28th July 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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The US Food and Drug Administration has taken a major step toward easing the demands of the deeming regulations, giving e-cig manufacturers nearly an extra four years to submit their...

No relief from deeming regs as US Senate approves key spending bill

Written by Jim Myers || 21st July 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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The industry’s hopes that a US federal spending bill would reduce the impact of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) deeming regulations were disappointed this week when a Senate committee approved a version that makes no reference to...

Californian regulators planning double squeeze on e-cigarettes

Written by Daniel Mollenkamp || 6th June 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Regulators in California are preparing a dual assault on e-cigarettes, with plans to ban flavours in San Francisco and Oakland, and a possible state-wide ban on smoking or vaping in public housing...
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Young people ‘remember e-cig ads better than tobacco advertising’

Written by Freddie Dawson || 30th May 2017 || Marketing & retailing , Regulatory briefing |

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A new study shows that e-cigarette advertising is more successful at creating brand awareness among young Americans than other tobacco-related advertising, and appears to suggest that light regulation could make e-cig ads a route towards...

E-cigarette industry won’t be paying for increase in FDA’s CTP budget

Written by Daniel Mollenkamp || 30th May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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The US FDA's Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) is to receive a substantial budget increase next year, against the Trump administration’s general trend for cost-slashing – but the e-cigarette industry won’t be picking up the...

Gottlieb: “Give me time to make decisions on deeming rule”

Written by Jim Myers || 26th May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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The newly installed commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) repeatedly told anxious law-makers on Thursday that he needs more time before deciding what he will do, if anything, about his agency’s controversial deeming regulation on...
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