Posts by Jacob Delaplane

FDA Extends Deadlines: Are You a Small-Scale Tobacco Manufacturer?

Today, the FDA pushed back the Ingredient Listing Deadline from February 8, 2017 to August 8, 2017.  Small-scale tobacco product...

Will President Trump Snuff FDA Tobacco Regulations?

Trump’s election may have been the biggest f**k you ever recorded in human history, but does this mean it’s time...

FDA Compliance Timeline for Premium Cigars: the Major Dates

Here is an abbreviated timeline of the FDA compliance process.  If you haven’t started the planning process for this, the...

Delaplane Law at IPCPR

Thanks again to everyone I met at IPCPR on Sunday. One of the things that struck me in talking to...

FDA Webinar: Tobacco Compliance Dates

The FDA posted a webinar today discussing compliance dates for newly deemed tobacco products.  The video is around 16 minutes...

What Will It Cost: FDA Testing for the Premium Cigar Industry

The first question that my cigar clients ask:  “How much is all this going to cost me?” Unfortunately, the answer isn’t...

Delaplane Law at Cigar Industry Meeting: Miami, FL

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a cigar industry meeting in Miami, FL to discuss the impacts of...

Getting a Grip on the FDA’s New Tobacco Regulations

The FDA dropped a bombshell on the Cigar Industry (and others, but I think the Cigar Industry was the most...