New Health Warnings Required On All Tobacco Products In Peru

Profession:Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)

October 6, 2014, New York, N.Y. - The Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance ("GALA") announced today that the Peru Ministry of Health recently passed a resolution requiring that the packaging for all cigarette and other tobacco products contain two new health warnings.

The resolution requires that each package be labelled with the words "smoking causes gangrene" and "smoking causes heart attacks" along with a photograph of a gangrenous foot and image of a heart monitor.

The resolution also requires that the new warnings and the graphics cover half of the...

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