Recent Posts tagged as 'Tobacco Products'
Blog Post
04/24/2020
By Jonathan A. Havens

On April 23, 2020, the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland granted the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA or the Agency) request for an extension of the submission deadline for certain deemed tobacco product premarket review applications. FDA requested the extension on March 30, 2020, citing the “extraordinary circumstances” of the COVID-19 outbreak for the delay. The new deadline for applications for premarket review for deemed e-cigarettes, cigars, and other new tobacco products is September 9, 2020.

Blog Post
07/31/2017
By Jonathan A. Havens

On July 28, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA or the Agency) announced a new, comprehensive plan for tobacco and nicotine regulation that will place nicotine, and the issue of addiction, at the center of the Agency’s tobacco regulatory efforts.

Blog Post
05/02/2017
By Jonathan A. Havens

Agency delays Menu Labeling Rule until May 2018, reportedly extends tobacco products Deeming Rule compliance dates for 3 months; Gottlieb’s nomination clears Senate HELP Committee

Blog Post
04/17/2017
By Jonathan A. Havens

On April 11, 2017, White House Budget Director Mick Mulvaney announced that the Trump administration would be lifting a federal hiring freeze, which the President instituted on January 23, 2017. Unfortunately for current and prospective federal employees, the memo lifting the freeze provides little hope that jobs are safe or that vacancies will be filled.

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