Regulation and Legislation

Romania regulatory report

6th December 2018 - Regulatory reports |

Europe
Romania
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

This December 2018 report on e-cig regulation in Romania includes updates on product restrictions, packaging, notification, taxation and enforcement

Lithuania regulatory report

26th November 2018 - Regulatory reports |

EU
Europe
Lithuania
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

This report on e-cig regulation in Lithuania contains updates on age and product restrictions, obligation to notify, public usage, advertising and marketing, taxation, enforcement, and bills currently under debate

Israel regulatory report

22nd November 2018 - Regulatory reports |

Asia
Israel
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

With an amendment to tobacco law under debate by the Knesset, this report on e-cigarette and heated tobacco regulation in Israel includes updated information in every section

CDC: high school vaping up by 78% in a year, flavours used more widely

16th November 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

North America
United States
Health
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has released long-anticipated new figures from the National Youth Tobacco Survey (NYTS), showing a sharp year-on-year increase in the number of high school and middle school students who vape

Texas regulatory report

15th November 2018 - Regulatory reports |

North America
Texas
United States
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

Our latest report on e-cig regulation in Texas has updates on age restrictions, notification, retail channels, public usage, advertising and marketing, relevant laws and relevant bodies

Vaping laws expanded: Germany regulatory report

30th October 2018 - Regulatory reports |

Europe
Germany
Heated tobacco
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

In our latest look at the regulatory landscape in Germany, we find a bill amending the German Tobacco Products Law is being considered which could prohibit all outdoor advertising, while a bill that would have extended restrictions to nicotine-free products has been dropped

San Fran ban inspires California trend against flavoured e-liquids

29th October 2018 - Regulatory briefing |

California
North America
United States
Marketing and Retailing
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory briefing

After passing a public vote this summer, the San Francisco ban on e-liquid flavours has had a wildfire-like effect in California. The various bans affect all flavours except tobacco-flavoured e-liquids

Altria to stop selling pods and many flavours in US

26th October 2018 - Business briefing |

North America
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Tobacco company Altria has told the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that it will stop selling e-cigarette pods and most non-tobacco flavours in the US.

Juul vs J Well – e-cig manufacturers prepare for patents battle

10th October 2018 - Business briefing |

Europe
France
North America
United Kingdom
United States
Companies
Marketing and Retailing
Regulation and Legislation
Business briefing

Juul has filed a suit at the UK’s High Court claiming its line of UK patents was infringed by French firm J Well – whose CEO told ECigIntelligence it was prepared to fight the allegation

Shake and vape facing new rules: Greece regulatory report

9th October 2018 - Regulatory reports |

Europe
Greece
Policy and Politics
Regulation and Legislation
Regulatory reports

In our latest look at regulations in Greece, we find that there are planned regulations for DIY and shake and vape products and only TPD-compliant, nicotine-containing products notified to the Ministry of Health may be produced and sold