NY Times Article: Tobacco Industry Works to Block Rules on E-Cigarettes!
Thursday, September 8, 2016
Posted by: Natalia Gromov
It was recently reported that, the e-cigarette and cigar industries have enlisted high-profile lobbyists and influential congressional allies in an attempt to stop the Food and Drug Administration from retroactively examining their products for public health risks or banning them from the market. New rule extends F.D.A. jurisdiction to include cigars, e-cigarettes and pipe and hookah tobacco.
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Tobacco Control Legal Consortium also updated an overview of the lawsuits challenging the FDA, summarizing each plaintiff’s arguments and providing a timeline for FDA’s response to each case. You can review it here.