Philip Morris vs. tobacco control: two wins for public health, but uncertainty remains

Voon, Tania; Mitchell, Andrew D.

Two investment treaty claims launched by Philip Morris entities against tobacco control measures implemented by Australia and Uruguay have ended, with Philip Morris losing both disputes. This Perspective highlights these positive results from a public health viewpoint while emphasizing the continued need for reform of the investment regime.

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Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia Center on Sustainable Investment
Columbia FDI Perspectives, 182
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November 29, 2016