Public Health Law Center Retires the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium Name
For over fifteen years, the Public Health Law Center has provided legal technical assistance on commercial tobacco control under the name of its program, the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium. As our programs and priorities have evolved, some in the public health community have been confused about our two names. In addition, the Consortium name is no longer consistent with our focus on advancing health equity in all our work. To better reflect how we do our work in 2019, we are retiring the Consortium name and brand, and will conduct our U.S. commercial tobacco control law and policy work as the Public Health Law Center. Read more.