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E­-cigarettes May Face Regulation

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Electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) are described as “battery-operated products designed to deliver nicotine, flavor and other chemicals … into a vapor that is inhaled by the user.” Sales of these devices are reported to be approaching $2 billion this year and more companies are jumping into the market with Altria, which owns Phillip Morris, and R.J. Reynolds […]

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Written by Lisa Johnson, Esq.

November 13th, 2013 at 8:45 am

Posted in Legal News

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Four Loko to Remove Caffeine from Alcohol Drinks

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In anticipation of the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) expected announcement that it is unsafe to add caffeine to alcoholic drink products effectively banning such beverages, Four Loko has decided to pull its caffeinated alcohol drink from shelves. Moreover, from now on, the drink’s company Phusion Products will stop putting caffeine in new batches as […]

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Written by Michelle Fabio

November 17th, 2010 at 9:38 am

Posted in Consumer Protection

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