Regulatory briefing

The regulatory briefing section offers regulatory news and updates from the e-cigarette industry worldwide. Briefings cover topics such as: introduction and passing of relevant bills and bans; changes to regulations in individual countries or regions; and how current affairs and government policies are affecting the industry. It also provides ECigIntelligence’s expert summary of events and analysis.

ECigIntelligence international regulatory live alerts service

Written by ECigIntelligence || 5th December 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Africa
Armenia
Armenia
Asia
Australasia
Australia
Bangladesh
Canada
Europe
Israel
Malaysia
Morocco
North America
Philippines
Turkey
Vietnam
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
ECigIntelligence is launching a new International Alerts round-up for Platinum + and Platinum Pro subscribers to enable them to stay on track with regulatory developments in international markets ...

British Columbia to implement 20% vaping tax; considering flavour ban

Written by ECigIntelligence || 15th November 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Canada
North America
Flavours
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Tax
Regulatory briefing
Canadian province British Columbia has announced a ten-point plan that introduces some of the toughest regulations in the country on e-cigarettes, including a tax increase and ad restrictions ...

San Francisco votes 4/1 in favour of citywide e-cigarette ban

Written by ECigIntelligence || 6th November 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

California
North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
Voters in San Francisco have opted overwhelmingly to confirm the ban on the sale, distribution or manufacture of e-cigarette products in the city, which will now come into effect on 1st January ...

Court halts Utah flavour ban, while Michigan governor files appeal

Written by ECigIntelligence || 30th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Michigan
North America
Rhode Island
United States
Utah
Flavours
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The wave of executive actions against vaping across US states continues to be followed by a wave of judicial actions to stop it, with Michigan, Rhode Island and Utah the latest states embroiled in litigation ...

White House reviewing new FDA guidance on flavoured e-cigs

Written by David Palacios Rubio || 29th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
FDA
Flavours
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing
The White House has received the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s final version of its guideline on flavoured e-cigarettes currently on sale without premarket authorisation ...

Ontario bans e-cig promotion in c-stores, Alberta plans tax

Written by ECigIntelligence || 29th October 2019 || Regulatory briefing |

Canada
North America
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Retail
Tax
Regulatory briefing
Promotion of vaping products in convenience stores and gas stations is to be banned in Ontario from 1st January, while Alberta could become the first province in Canada to tax e-cigarettes ...