Regulatory reports

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 •...

In depth: little e-cig regulation in Poland, and not much likely

Written by Barnaby Page || 5th August 2014 || Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Poland
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
E-cigs are not tobacco products • E-cigs are relatively unregulated • Standard consumer protection law applies • No product standards or requirements • Public use restrictions in significant cities • Limits on local government power • No tobacco...

In depth: GMPs – are standards coming for e-cig manufacture?

Written by ECigIntelligence || 4th August 2014 || Market reports , Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Technology and Innovation
Market reports
Regulatory reports
GMPs defined • Core principles: control and documentation • Enforcement • Evolution of GMPs: “current GMPs” and international harmonisation • The application of GMPs to tobacco and e-cigarettes • Industry groups and NGOs fill the regulatory void •...

In depth: the complexity of U.S. e-cigarette regulation

Written by ECigIntelligence || 3rd July 2014 || Regulatory reports |

California
Louisiana
North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The multi-layered, multi-jurisdictional regulatory landscape • The structure of federal and state e-cig regulation • Trends in state government regulation • Trends in local government regulation • Case study: regulation of e-cigarettes in California • Deep dive: restriction...

In depth: e-gaming’s lessons for e-cigarettes

Written by Barnaby Page || 2nd July 2014 || Regulatory reports |

Africa
Asia
Australasia
EU
Europe
North America
South America
United States
World
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
E-cigarette regulation: lessons from another industry • Regulatory issues compared • Online gambling regulatory models • Lessons for the e-cigarette...

In depth: potential legal challenges to FDA e-cig rules

Written by ECigIntelligence || 21st June 2014 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Tobacco: precedents for challenge • Potential challenges to the deeming regulations • Challenges to scientific foundation • Challenges to pre-market approval and substantial equivalence • Challenges to health warning labels • Challenges to the deeming of e-cigs as...

In depth: FDA deeming regulations – the process to implementation

Written by ECigIntelligence || 9th June 2014 || Regulatory reports |

United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
FDA 9-step regulatory process • Public comment • FDA e-cigarette information requests • FDA case studies: previous FDA efforts to regulate tobacco products • Impact of public comment submissions • Extension of public comment period for deeming...

In depth: regulatory and market impacts of the European TPD

Written by Barnaby Page || 25th May 2014 || Regulatory reports |

Belgium
Denmark
EU
Europe
France
Germany
Greece
Ireland
Italy
Netherlands
Poland
Portugal
Spain
United Kingdom
Market Research
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
The first comprehensive report on e-cigarettes in the European Union is now available to all ECigIntelligence...

In depth: inside the FDA, part 1 – new to e-cigs, not to controversy

Written by Jim Myers || 10th March 2014 || Regulatory reports |

North America
United States
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports
Five years after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) finally gained the legal authority to regulate certain tobacco products, the agency is in the middle of what could be a landmark effort to extend that power to...