National Committee for Tobacco Control v. British American Tobacco France

A public interest association challenged the publication of a website created by British American Tobacco France and accessible in France aiming to market an electronic ‘vaping’ device and associated cartridges called “VYPE ePOd”. The court found claim on the deletion of certain language and clips on “” admissible and dismissed all other claims.


National Committee for Tobacco Control v. BAT France, Case No. 20/00977, Nanterre Judicial Court (2021).

  • France
  • Feb 12, 2021
  • Nanterre Judicial Court


Plaintiff National Committee for Tobacco Control

Defendant British American Tobacco France

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