The tobacco giant has to pay $7m to the small South American nation in a dispute over cigarette adverts. But the case could still set a worrying precedent
This month, campaigners celebrated the legal defeat of tobacco giant Philip Morris by...
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - An international tribunal has upheld the sovereign
authority of states to protect health through tobacco control.
The World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes
(ICSID) has confirmed that...
WASHINGTON (dpa-AFX) - AB Science SA (AB) announced the publication of
preclinical study results with masitinib in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis or
'These findings demonstrate an unprecedented protective effect for masitinib in
NEW YORK CITY (dpa-AFX) - Uruguay won a landmark lawsuit against U.S.
tobacco giant Philip Morris, which had sued the South American country's
government over anti-tobacco regulations implemented in 2009.
"The Uruguayan government has won....