Independents Gas & Service Stations Associations, Inc.
City of Chicago
Type of Litigation
Challenge to Government Policies Relating to Tobacco Control/Public HealthTobacco companies or front groups may challenge any legislative or regulatory measure that affects their business interests. Unlike public interest litigation, these cases seek to weaken health measures. These cases frequently involve the industry proceeding against the government. For example, a group of restaurant owners challenging a smoke free law as unconstitutional.