Philip Morris International Comments on English Court’s Plain Packaging Decision

Philip Morris International (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today comments on an English Court’s decision to uphold the UK’s plain packaging regulations. In May 2015, PMI and other companies sought a ruling on whether those regulations, which make it illegal to use registered trademarks, were a proportionate public health measure and compliant with English law. Marc Firestone, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of PMI, said: “We are certainly disappointed but understand that the …
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