Regulatory briefing

Senate confirms e-cig industry’s friend Gottlieb as FDA chief

Written by Jim Myers || 10th May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Scott Gottlieb, who plans a review of the deeming regulation that has caused so much concern for the e-cigarette industry, is set to become the next commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) after winning Senate...

Extended FDA compliance deadlines in detail

Written by ECigIntelligence || 8th May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Your guide to the new extended deadlines announced by the U.S. FDA for compliance with various aspects of its deeming regulations for the e-cigarette...

ECigIntelligence report untangles the web of U.S. regulation

Written by ECigIntelligence || 8th May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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United States
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E-cigarette regulation in the U.S. is more complex than ever following the arrival of the final deeming regulations and increasing legislation at federal, state and local level, as is spelled out in detail in a new report for...

Gottlieb backed to head FDA, with support from Democrat senators

Written by Jim Myers || 2nd May 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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United States
Policy and Politics
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A key U.S. Senate committee voted in favour of making Dr. Scott Gottlieb the next FDA commissioner after he laid out plans to review the deeming rule that has generated so much controversy within the e-cigarette...

‘Lack of trust leads to needlessly repressive anti-vaping legislation’

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 20th April 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Europe
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Poland
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Sociologist Amelia Howard will tell the 2017 Global Forum on Nicotine in Warsaw that a lack of trust in the e-cigarette industry leads governments around the world to introduce harsh measures against a low-risk...

Kansas and Pennsylvania go their different ways on tax wrangles

Written by Daniel Mollenkamp || 11th April 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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Legal moves in two U.S. states show them moving in almost opposite directions on e-cigarette taxation – Kansas clarifying and lowering its e-liquid tax, while Pennsylvania’s revenue department digs its heels in against a court...

Trump’s FDA nominee likely to be seen as mainstream choice

Written by Jim Myers || 11th March 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

United States
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
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U.S. president Donald Trump on Friday announced his intention to nominate Scott Gottlieb as the next commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), ending a months-long process watched closely by the e-cigarette...

Bulgaria responds to the freedom to vape where smoking’s banned

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 27th February 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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Bulgaria
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Greece
Malaysia
United Kingdom
Market Research
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Bulgarians have taken up vaping enthusiastically - and their chief reason for doing so is the freedom to vape indoors and in public places where smoking is...

French doctors offered advice on when to recommend e-cigs

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 22nd February 2017 || Regulatory briefing |

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France
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French doctors, officially barred from giving advice on vaping, have been offered a set of recommendations on how to answer patients' questions about e-cigarettes - and which groups of patients they can be most useful...