India threatens Philip Morris with ‘punitive action’ over alleged violations

Reuters, August 18, 2017
by Aditya Kalra

NEW DELHI (Reuters) - The Indian government has threatened Philip Morris International Inc with "punitive action" over the tobacco giant's alleged violation of the country's anti-smoking laws,… Read More

Maine Raises Smoking Age to 21 After Lawmakers Override Veto

New York Times, August 2, 2017
by Matthew Haag

Maine will become the fourth state to raise the smoking age to 21 and will adopt stricter regulations on the sale of electronic cigarettes after lawmakers on Wednesday voted overwhelmingly to override… Read More

F.D.A. Delays Rules That Would Have Limited E-Cigarettes on Market

New York Times, July 28, 2017
by Sheila Kaplan

Electronic-cigarette makers won a major reprieve on Friday when the Food and Drug Administration delayed regulations that could have removed many of their products from the market and opened the door to… Read More

FDA Announces Plan To Cut Level Of Nicotine Allowed In Cigarettes

NPR, July 28, 2017
by Rob Stein and Robert Siegel

The Food and Drug Administration is proposing sweeping changes to how it regulates cigarettes and related products, including e-cigarettes. One big change: It's planning to reduce the amount of nicotine… Read More

Exclusive: Documents reveal Philip Morris’ campaign to subvert the world’s anti-smoking treaty

Reuters, July 13, 2017
by Aditya Kalra, Paritosh Bansal, Duff Wilson and Tom Lasseter

NEW DELHI/LAUSANNE, Switzerland (Reuters) - Philip Morris International Inc (PM.N) is waging a secret campaign to subvert the World Health Organization's anti-smoking treaty, which was designed to… Read More

Policy Fellowship
OSU Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science

Deadline: August 08, 2016

The Ohio State University Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science (OSU-CERTS) invites applications from individuals interested in obtaining a post-graduate research fellowship in tobacco regulatory… Read More

Course: “Leadership Development in Global Health: Politics, Public Health, and the Right to Health”
Harvard School of Public Health

Deadline: January 28, 2015

SPRING 1 GHP 552-1: Leadership Development in Global Health: Politics, Public Health and the Right to Health Instructor: Dr. Leslie Ramsammy, Minister of Agriculture of Guyana Wednesdays, 8:30 AM-10:20… Read More

Tobacco Product Regulatory Science Position
Georgia State University College of Law

Deadline: December 01, 2014

Georgia State University College of Law currently seeks qualified applicants for a tenure‐track Assistant/Associate/Full Professor specializing in tobacco product regulatory science. This position… Read More

Call for Abstracts: Emerging Issues and New Frontiers for FDA Regulation
Washington, DC

Deadline: June 03, 2014

      The Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics at Harvard Law School and the Food and Drug Law Institute are pleased to announce an upcoming collaborative… Read More

Health Law Counsel
Aetna Inc.

Deadline: May 21, 2014

Position Summary This position will support Lead Privacy and Behavioral Health Counsel in providing legal advice and recommendations for action regarding matters of complexity as well as more routine privacy… Read More

Smokers cloud states’ rollout of ‘Obamacare’

The Washington Times, April 22, 2013
by Tom Howell Jr.

But none of those jurisdictions is pondering higher rates for motorcyclists, skydivers or folks who engage in other risky behaviors, said Holly Fernandez Lynch, executive director of the Petrie-Flom… Read More

Health Law Year in P/Review

February 1, 2013
Conferences
2012-2013
Wasserstein Hall 2036, Milstein East C, Harvard Law School

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