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VTA Responds to Proposed FDA Regulations

The FDA’s Deeming Regulation on vaping products is rumored to be announced later this month. In light of this rule, the Vapor Technology Association has issued a statement. “Despite an overabundance of distorted and misleading information propagated by some in the public health community, the science is clear-responsibly manufactured vapor [...]

TPD Discussion Panel at Vapevent Paris

We were recently in Paris to attend Vapevent, one of the most prestigious French trade shows in the vaping industry. During the show, our chief compliance officer, Patricia Kovacevic, had the privilege of joining a distinguished group of panelists to discuss the implementation of the Tobacco Products Directive in [...]

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VTA: Promising the Vapor Industry a Fresh Perspective

This article was written by Jennifer Gelfand and originally published in the March/April 2016 edition of Tobacco Business International. Like many in the vapor industry, Tony Abboud, national legislative director of the newly formed Vapor Technology Association (VTA), is alarmed by what he sees. “We have a concerted effort among groups that are hostile to [...]

Leading E-Cigarette and Regulatory Expert Joins Nicopure Executive Team

TAMPA, Fla., Aug. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Nicopure Labs, LLC, the leading e-liquid and vaping device manufacturer of Halo, eVo, Triton and G6 brands, today announced the appointment of Patricia I. Kovacevic as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. With extensive U.S. and international electronic cigarette and tobacco experience, Kovacevic held [...]

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Nicopure Labs Wins E-Liquid Trademark Infringement Case in France

TRINITY, Florida, May 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Nicopure Labs, the parent company of e-liquid manufacturer and electronic cigarette supplier Halo Cigs, has won a trademark infringement suit filed against French e-liquid manufacturer V.F.P. France. The French Tribunal of Paris (Tribunal de Grande Instance) found V.F.P infringed upon 12 Nicopure trademarks [...]