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CJEU Rulings on Tobacco Products Directive Bring Additional Confusion The Directive's Aim is to Harmonize Regulations - Not Disrupt the Free Movement of Goods Across the EU OTE0008 04 05 2016 15:14 Australian Government Report Jumps to Conclusions to Mask Failure of 'Plain' Packaging

In the News May 4th – vapers uk

May 04 2016European Court Rules Totally Wicked Legal Challenge to Article 20 of the Tobacco Products Directive Totally Wicked was the only independent electronic cigarette manufacturer to win the right to challenge this Directive which sought to bring e-cigarettes and e-liquid within its regulatory scope as "tobacco related products" – despite not containing tobacco – and subject e-cigarettes

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As regards in the second place the argument that Article 20 of Directive 2014/40 is contrary to the principle of proportionality owing to the fact that it submits electronic cigarettes and refill containers to comparable or even stricter rules than those reserved for tobacco products it should be observed that as is apparent from

The turbulent life of the Working Time Directive

May 10 2018After the CJEU declared several practices of Member States incompatible with EU law concerning the treatment of on-call duty 2 the Commission under pressure from the Member States drafted an amending directive that was meant to make it impossible for the CJEU to continue ruling in the same way 3 This strategy of legislative overrule failed

CJEU tobacco ruling far from harmonious

CJEU tobacco ruling far from harmonious Published by: A challenge by global tobacco giants against the UK government's intention to transpose the European Union's Second Tobacco Products Directive into UK law has been rejected by the Court of Justice of the European Union

CJEU clarifies scope of national legislation setting

The Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU: Change in law relating to nicotine-containing electronic cigarettes and refills UK on course to become the third largest global biosciences cluster Economic operators must ensure that their products comply with the maximum amount of the relevant vitamin or mineral that applies in each Member State

CJEU upholds validity of Tobacco Products Directive

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice has ruled against a challenge taken to the EU's Tobacco Products Directive (TBD) (2014/40/EU) by major tobacco companies The TPD includes measures requiring health warnings to be placed across two thirds of tobacco packages and introduces a ban on menthol cigarettes by 2020

The Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU: Change in law

June 2017 On 20 May 2016 Article 20 of the Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU (TPD) introduced new laws for nicotine-containing electronic cigarettes and refill containers for electronic cigarettes marketed as consumer products 1 However the transitional provisions of the TPD allowed Member States to permit a run-off period until 20 May 2017 for non-compliant electronic cigarettes and

CJEU clarifies scope of national legislation setting

The Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU: Change in law relating to nicotine-containing electronic cigarettes and refills UK on course to become the third largest global biosciences cluster Economic operators must ensure that their products comply with the maximum amount of the relevant vitamin or mineral that applies in each Member State

Intervener Accepted As Party To Preliminary Reference

Nov 13 2014By Judgment dated 7 th November 2014 Mr Justice Turner referred seven questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") concerning the validity of the Tobacco Products Directive 2014/40/EU ("TPD2") ) TPDU2 introduces a number of packaging and labelling requirements for tobacco products including the controversial requirement that packets display combined text and

CJEU Rulings on Tobacco Products Directive Bring

CJEU Rulings on Tobacco Products Directive Bring Additional Confusion The Directive's Aim is to Harmonize Regulations – Not Disrupt the Free Movement of Goods Across the EU Geneva May 4 2016 – Just two weeks before the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD2) comes into force in the 28 EU Member States the Court of Justice of the European

CJEU tobacco ruling far from harmonious

CJEU tobacco ruling far from harmonious Published by: A challenge by global tobacco giants against the UK government's intention to transpose the European Union's Second Tobacco Products Directive into UK law has been rejected by the Court of Justice of the European Union

CJEU tobacco ruling—commitment to free movement or health

CJEU tobacco ruling—commitment to free movement or health measure? News Archive • 04 05 2016 • Found in: Commercial IP Public Law TMT IP IT analysis: Following the decision of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) confirming the validity of the new EU Directive on tobacco products Andrew Henshaw QC Brick Court Chambers—who represented one of the interested

Administrative Court asks the Court of Justice of the

Administrative Court asks the Court of Justice of the European Union to rule on the validity of the Tobacco Products Directive 04/11/14 On 3 November 2014 Turner J decided to refer a series of questions to the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") concerning the validity of the Tobacco Products Directive (Directive 2014/40/EU)

CJEU Case C

Request for a preliminary ruling from the High Court of Justice (England Wales) Queen's Bench Division (Administrative Court) Reference for a preliminary ruling — Approximation of laws — Manufacture presentation and sale of tobacco products — Directive 2014/40/EU — Article 1(c) and Article 17 — Prohibition on the placing on the

Legalism and tobacco control in the EU

In October 2014 an Italian law introducing minimum pricing for cigarettes was successfully challenged via the EU's court system with the CJEU determining that the law violated an EU Directive that sets an EU-wide tobacco excise duty (C-428/13 for a full account 13) At the time of writing a fourth challenge to the TPD questioning the EU

EU Tobacco Product Directive

Dec 20 2013Home / plain packaging / tobacco products directive / TPD / EU Tobacco Product Directive- concluded negotiations on TPD the final compromise text negotiated by the Lithuanian Presidency and the European Parliament on the Tobacco Product Directive CJEU rules that a functional shape may be protected by copyright in so far as it is original

In the News May 4th – vapers uk

May 04 2016European Court Rules Totally Wicked Legal Challenge to Article 20 of the Tobacco Products Directive Totally Wicked was the only independent electronic cigarette manufacturer to win the right to challenge this Directive which sought to bring e-cigarettes and e-liquid within its regulatory scope as "tobacco related products" – despite not containing tobacco – and subject e-cigarettes

In the News May 4th – vapers uk

May 04 2016European Court Rules Totally Wicked Legal Challenge to Article 20 of the Tobacco Products Directive Totally Wicked was the only independent electronic cigarette manufacturer to win the right to challenge this Directive which sought to bring e-cigarettes and e-liquid within its regulatory scope as "tobacco related products" – despite not containing tobacco – and subject e-cigarettes

Is the tobacco directive valid?

May 10 2016European Directive 2014/40/EU intends to harmonise a number of aspects of the manufacture presentation and sale of tobacco and related products within the EU From May 2020 the Directive provides for amongst other things the standardisation of the labelling and packaging of tobacco products

Public Health vs EU's Tobacco Product Directive: The

While smoking rates are rising in the Third World and declining in America one statistic seems immutable: EU residents have the highest smoking rates and mortality rates in the civilized world Their solution: ban Swedish snus the smokeless product which has kept Sweden's smoking rate the lowest in Europe pass a revised Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) whose Article 20 would place major

News from Minimum Harmonisation: How the Tobacco

Oct 04 2016Directive 2014/40 is an example of partial harmonisation This is evident in Article 1(b) which clearly states that the measure only seeks to approximate national standards in relation to 'certain' aspects of the labelling and packaging of tobacco products as

CJEU Rulings on Tobacco Products Directive Bring

The CJEU rulings bring additional confusion" concludes Mr Vovos About JTI JTI a member of the Japan Tobacco Group of Companies is a leading international tobacco manufacturer the CJEU heard the four major tobacco manufacturers as part of the preliminary reference process against the EU Tobacco Products Directive (2014/40/EU) (TPD2

The turbulent life of the Working Time Directive

May 10 2018After the CJEU declared several practices of Member States incompatible with EU law concerning the treatment of on-call duty 2 the Commission under pressure from the Member States drafted an amending directive that was meant to make it impossible for the CJEU to continue ruling in the same way 3 This strategy of legislative overrule failed

IP

As regards in the second place the argument that Article 20 of Directive 2014/40 is contrary to the principle of proportionality owing to the fact that it submits electronic cigarettes and refill containers to comparable or even stricter rules than those reserved for tobacco products it should be observed that as is apparent from

Case Summaries

The aim of the EU Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) is to provide a harmonized regulatory environment for tobacco products across the EU (including on emissions health warnings labeling and reporting requirements) to assist the free movement of those goods (CJEU) The legal challenge sought to overturn the whole Directive on a number of