In the latest edition of Smokeshop magazine, our Tobacco Practice is featured in their Regulation Focus section titled, “FDA’s New Product Approval Process:  An Innovation Chill?”  The article focuses on recent guidance that new and altered tobacco products will face greater FDA scrutiny under an updated process announced by the agency, one with potentially far-reaching impact for tobacco product manufacturers.

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The Troutman Sanders Tobacco Practice regularly publishes in the Smokeshop magazine regarding timely legal updates in the tobacco industry.  For more information on Smokeshop magazine, please visit their web site at

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