Regulatory reports

In depth: Slovakia’s e-cig regulatory landscape

Written by Jon Bruford || 23rd November 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Slovakia
Market Research
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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  There may be more recent ECigIntelligence reports on this territory. Please visit the full list of regulatory reports, or the advanced search page.         Executive summary   Slovakia’s provisions are largely in line with the Tobacco Products...

Hungary regulatory report: an end to mandatory pharma licensing

Written by Barnaby Page || 13th November 2015 || Market reports , Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Hungary
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Market reports
Regulatory reports
Hungary’s transposition of the EU Tobacco Products Directive will do away with the current mandatory pharmaceutical licensing requirement for e-cigarettes – which has resulted in no nicotine-containing products being legal in the country – and allow them to...

PMTAs: the road to FDA approval for e-cigarette products

Written by || 12th November 2015 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
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Executive summary • Introduction • Why an electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) product requires a PMTA: distinction among ENDS products, components/parts, and accessories; three pathways to market approval; concerns about the grandfather date • Guidance for industry: information...

Regulatory report: UK gears up for fragmented TPD transposition

Written by Jon Bruford || 3rd November 2015 || Regulatory reports |

England
EU
Europe
Scotland
United Kingdom
Wales
Market Research
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
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  There may be more recent ECigIntelligence reports on this territory. Please visit the home page for the United Kingdom or the advanced search page.     Introduction The central government has started to transpose the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). At the...

E-cigarettes in the UK: regulations, politics, and consultations

Written by Jon Bruford || 2nd November 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Scotland
United Kingdom
Wales
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
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  There may be more recent ECigIntelligence reports on this territory. Please visit the home page for the United Kingdom or the advanced search page.       To provide further insight on the developing UK regulatory scene for e-cigarettes, we have...

E-cigarette regulation in Germany: the draft TPD plans and beyond

Written by Barnaby Page || 14th October 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Germany
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Introduction • Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • National regulatory framework post-TPD • Age restrictions • Product restrictions • Ingredients • Labelling and packaging • Product notification • Annual reporting • Vigilance • Retailing • Public...

E-cigarette regulation in Portugal: TPD plans become clear

Written by Barnaby Page || 6th September 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Portugal
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
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Introduction • Regulatory landscape • Current regulatory framework • Product categorisation • Age restrictions • Product restrictions • Notification procedure • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Cross-border sales • Taxation • Case law • Enforcement...

E-cigarette regulation in Poland: the road ahead

Written by Barnaby Page || 2nd September 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Poland
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Executive summary • Introduction • Current national regulatory framework • Age restrictions • Product and packaging restrictions • Retail channels • Notification procedure • Public place usage • Advertising restrictions • Taxation • Case law • Enforcement •...

Watch out, there’s a state attorney general about

Written by || 24th August 2015 || Regulatory reports |

California
Indiana
Kentucky
Maine
New York
North Carolina
Ohio
United States
Washington
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Executive summary • Introduction • The powers of attorneys general • AG attitudes to the e-cigarette industry • Advertising and marketing • Child-proof packaging • Age verification systems • Consumer protection • Attorney general...

E-cigarette regulation and outlook for Bulgaria, August 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 18th August 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Bulgaria
EU
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
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Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Age restrictions • Packaging and product restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Case law • Taxation • Enforcement • The future • Graphic: how Bulgarian e-cigarette...

E-cigarette regulatory outlook for Switzerland, August 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 13th August 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Switzerland
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Introduction • Regulatory landscape • National regulatory framework • Regulatory change • Timeline for the revised Federal Tobacco Products Act • Age restrictions • Packaging restrictions: current • Packaging restrictions: future • Product restrictions • Public usage •...

The costs and challenges of the BSI PAS

Written by ECigIntelligence || 31st July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
United Kingdom
Companies
Regulation and Legislation
Technology and Innovation
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ECigIntelligence breaks down the minimum cost it is likely to require for a company to meet the recommendations laid out in the British Standards Institution (BSI) publicly available specification (PAS)....

In-depth: e-cigarette legislation in Cyprus, July 2015

Written by Freddie Dawson || 30th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Cyprus
EU
Europe
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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There may be more recent ECigIntelligence reports on this territory. Please visit the full list of regulatory reports, or the advanced search page.       Executive summary   E-cigarettes are not currently regulated in Cyprus but they are subject to...

E-cigarette regulation in Canada, July 2015

Written by || 24th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Canada
North America
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Executive summary • Introduction • The multi-layered regulatory framework • Tobacco regulation – the multi-layered model in action • No federal regulation of e-cigs • The role of Health Canada • Provincial regulation • Municipal regulation • Trade associations...

Implementing the TPD: what Europe will do next

Written by Barnaby Page || 23rd July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Executive summary • Background • Implementing acts and reports • Implementing act: reporting format • Implementing act: refill mechanisms • Report: potential public-health risks • The regulation-makers • External contractors and the expert group • What lies ahead?...

Deeming regulations vs state law: who wins?

Written by || 17th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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Introduction • The deeming regulations: express pre-emption of state laws • Where pre-emption does not apply • Pre-emption in practice: California’s Prop 65 • How pre-emption can prevent state-level litigation • Appendix: the doctrine of pre-emption...

E-cigarette regulation and outlook in Hungary, July 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 17th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
Hungary
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Product categorisation • Age restrictions • Packaging and product restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Taxation • Case law • Enforcement • The missing pieces from...

Defusing the deeming regs: Congress, courts, and the FDA

Written by || 9th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
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Legislative solution: giving the FDA discretion • Legislative solution: changing the grandfathering date • Legislative solution: amending the Tobacco Control Act • Judicial challenge: the Tobacco Control Act’s purpose • Judicial challenge: scientific evidence • Judicial challenge: free...

E-cigarette regulation and outlook in Austria, July 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 7th July 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Austria
EU
Europe
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Introduction • Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Product categorisation and the tobacco monopoly • Age restrictions • Product and packaging restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Taxation • Case law •...

In depth: e-cigarette regulation in Croatia, June 2015 and ahead

Written by Barnaby Page || 25th June 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Croatia
EU
Europe
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Age restrictions • Packaging and product restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Case law • Taxation • Enforcement • The missing pieces from the TPD...

In depth: the regulatory regime for e-cigs in Chile, June 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 18th June 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Chile
South America
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Product categorisation • Age restrictions • Packaging and product restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Case law • Taxation •...

In depth: e-cigarette regulation and policy in Greece, June 2015

Written by Barnaby Page || 5th June 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Greece
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
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The background to Greek regulation • National regulatory framework • Age restrictions • Product and packaging restrictions • Public usage • Advertising and marketing restrictions • Taxation • Case law • The missing pieces from the TPD jigsaw...

In depth: U.S. state e-cig tax laws and proposals, May 2015

Written by || 21st May 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Alabama
Arizona
Arkansas
Hawaii
Indiana
Iowa
Kentucky
Louisiana
Maine
Minnesota
Montana
Nevada
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North America
North Carolina
Ohio
Oregon
Rhode Island
United States
Vermont
Virginia
Washington
Washington D.C.
Policy and Politics
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Introduction • State tax models • Varying impacts of tax models • State tax policy approaches analysed • State-by-state tax proposals in...

In depth: more safety worries over e-liquid flavourings

Written by Marc Beishon || 27th April 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Europe
North America
United Kingdom
United States
Public Health and Medicine
Regulatory reports
E-cigarette flavours are causing concern again, but this time not over their purported appeal to youth. The latest study to stoke up worries about harmful substances in e-cigs is “Flavour chemicals in electronic cigarette fluids”, another from a...

In depth: Spanish e-cigarette regulation and the EU TPD

Written by Barnaby Page || 7th April 2015 || Market reports , Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Spain
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
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Introduction • Regulatory landscape • Current national regulatory framework • Comparison with tobacco regulation • Public use restrictions • Age restrictions • Packaging and point-of-sale requirements • Advertising restrictions • Medical claims • Taxes • Enforcement • Case...

In depth: Denmark implements the TPD – a model for Europe?

Written by Barnaby Page || 16th March 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Denmark
EU
Europe
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
New proposals by the Danish government to transpose the European Union’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) into Denmark’s domestic law are the first comprehensive attempt to do so by any European...

In depth: Belgian e-cig market and regulation, March 2015

Written by || 16th March 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Belgium
EU
Europe
France
Germany
Netherlands
Companies
Market Research
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
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Market analysis • Market size • Consumption patterns • Pricing • Sales and distribution • Brands • Raw materials and manufacturing • Regulatory analysis • Medical regulation • Personal use exemption • Public place usage • Advertising •...

In depth: Dutch market and regulatory update, Feb. 2015

Written by David Attwood || 6th March 2015 || Market reports , Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Netherlands
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
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  There may be more recent ECigIntelligence reports on this territory. Please visit the home page for the Netherlands or the advanced search page.   CONTENTS   Executive summary   Market analysis Market size Consumption patterns Pricing and spend Sales, distribution and...

In depth: the new Dutch decree on e-cigarettes, Feb. 2015

Written by ECigIntelligence || 30th January 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Netherlands
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Executive summary • Introduction • Dutch regulatory powers • Previous Dutch e-cig regulation • New regulation in detail • Definition of e-cigarette • Advertising • Ingredients • Additives • Packaging • Instruction leaflet • Child-proofing • E-liquid volume...

In depth: e-cigarette regulation in Florida, January 2015

Written by || 19th January 2015 || Regulatory reports |

Florida
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Introduction • The matrix of authority • State government regulation • Local government regulation • Regulation by quasi-governmental institutions • Regulatory trends • Appendix: state law – health and safety codes and consumer protection...

In depth: a guide to testing, toxicology and risk for e-cigs

Written by ECigIntelligence || 15th January 2015 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
North America
United Kingdom
United States
Public Health and Medicine
Technology and Innovation
Regulatory reports
As the e-cigarette industry gets to grips with the requirements of regulation such as the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), ECigIntelligence takes a look at the practical implications on e-cig testing for brands and...

In depth: France regulatory and legal update, October 2014

Written by Barnaby Page || 29th October 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
France
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Current regulatory framework • French courts and their precedents • Recent French regulatory initiatives • Implementation of TPD article 20 • Trade and consumer associations, case law and...

In depth: e-cigs in the UK – market and regulatory analysis

Written by David Attwood || 26th October 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
United Kingdom
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A comprehensive survey of the UK e-cigarette market and regulation, including: Market size: estimates and methodology; model assumptions; industry estimates • Consumption patterns: number of e-cigarette users in the UK; comparisons with usage data from outside UK; overview...

In depth: e-cig advertising rules in Britain and France compared

Written by Barnaby Page || 24th October 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
France
United Kingdom
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Regulatory control of advertising in the UK • Existing UK advertising restrictions • The New UK Rules • Non-statutory regulation of e-cigarette advertising in France • The two regimes: few...

In depth: Spain market and regulatory update

Written by David Attwood || 3rd October 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Spain
Market Research
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Contents: Market size • Form factors • Individual usage • Retail channel • Major Spanish retailers • Recent upheavals • Regulation • Introduction • Regulatory landscape: from regional to uniform regulation • Current regulatory framework • Comparison with...

In depth: Germany regulatory update September 2014

Written by ECigIntelligence || 29th September 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Germany
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Current legal and regulatory framework • Legislation under consideration • Case law on medical/pharmaceutical status of e-cigs • Case law on e-cigs as tobacco products • Import restrictions • Public use and advertising restrictions • TPD implementation •...

In depth: e-cigs in the U.S. – market and regulatory analysis

Written by David Attwood || 24th September 2014 || Regulatory reports |

California
North America
United States
Companies
Market Research
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A comprehensive survey of the U.S. e-cigarette market and regulation, including: Market size • Consumption patterns • Online pricing • Distribution • Raw material supply • E-cigarette usage surveys • Current U.S. e-cigarette regulation • The future of...

In depth: Spain’s national regulations – and its next steps

Written by Barnaby Page || 22nd September 2014 || Market reports , Regulatory reports |

Europe
Spain
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Market reports
Regulatory reports
Regulatory landscape: from regional to uniform regulation • Current regulatory framework • Comparison with tobacco regulation • Public use restrictions • Age restrictions • Packaging and point-of-sale requirements • Advertising restrictions • Medical claims • Enforcement • Case...

Updated: the WHO’s influence on global e-cig regulation

Written by Barnaby Page || 11th September 2014 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
Asia
Australasia
EU
Europe
North America
South America
United Kingdom
United States
World
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
What the FCTC is • A global treaty • Broad scope of regulation • The regulatory framework • The FCTC in practice • No enforcement powers • Enforcement by signatories • Self-reporting • Shadow reporting • Influence on...

In depth: what will the WHO decide on e-cig regulation?

Written by Barnaby Page || 8th September 2014 || Regulatory reports |

World
Policy and Politics
Public Health and Medicine
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
WHO’s basis for regulation • Political will to regulate • Regulatory proposals in detail • Likely impact of COP6 recommendations • Industry excluded from consultation? • Russia’s political situation and COP6 •...

In depth: legal challenges to the EU Tobacco Products Directive

Written by Barnaby Page || 27th August 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The law governing adoption of the TPD • Significant new rules for tobacco and e-cigs • Challenges before transposition • Pre-transposition challenges by member states • Poland’s TPD challenge • Pre-transposition challenges before the UK high court •...