September Tobacco Control Legal Consortium's Resources
Friday, September 16, 2016
U.S. v. Philip Morris: The Big Win Against Big Tobacco, Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016 2:30 p.m. (Central Time)
This Consortium webinar will provide a ten-year retrospective on the landmark U.S. v. Philip Morris ruling that the tobacco industry engaged in a fifty-year conspiracy to defraud America and the world about the health risks of tobacco products. The webinar will discuss the case, the role of public health groups who intervened and became parties to the litigation, the case’s impact on tobacco control advocacy and civil litigation, and the case’s broader impact on public health. Presenters: Mary Rouvelas, Senior Counsel, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network; Kathy Meyer, Partner, Meyer Glitzenstein & Eubanks; Mark Gottlieb, Executive Director, Public Health Advocacy Institute; Cynthia Hallett, President/CEO, Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights. Moderator: Desmond Jenson, Staff Attorney, Tobacco Control Legal Consortium. Register here.
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