Location

Seminars are in Room 366 Library unless otherwise noted.

Richard Daynard Presents: Tobacco Litigation & the Overall Tobacco Control Strategy, Women’s & Children’s Rights and Phasing Out Smoked Tobacco

Presenter: 
Richard Daynard, LLB, PhD
Professor of Law, Northeastern University School of Law
Date: 
Oct 22 2010 - 9:30am

Richard Daynard presents the following three topics; (1) tobacco litigation & the overall tobacco control strategy; 2) his project to bring women’s and children’s rights advocates and the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and the Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC)into the tobacco control effort, by showing how tobacco control is a pressing women’s and children’s rights issue; and (3) his project to phase out smoked tobacco, which in its US form is a project to persuade the FDA to reduce nicotine levels in smoked products below addictive levels.

Attendance Requirement: 
Required for All Fellows