Upcoming Webinars

Tobacco & Trade: An Update on Global Tobacco Trade Litigation (2017)

Date: 
Wed, 01/18/2017
Time: 
11:00AM

The tobacco industry has a history of using international trade and investment agreements to challenge tobacco control measures, such as plain packaging requirements. This Tobacco Control Legal Consortium webinar will provide an overview of the latest tobacco trade and investment litigation, including this summer’s landmark decision by the World Bank dispute settlement body to dismiss a case brought by Philip Morris International against the government of Uruguay seeking compensation for economic damages caused by the nation’s tobacco control measures.

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