Resources Sabotaging Policy

FCTC Article 19 Civil Liability Toolkit

June 11, 2020

Governments, health care workers and even many victims of tobacco-related disease have strong legal claims against the tobacco industry but face uphill challenges to restitution, including legal obstacles and financial imbalances.

The Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) created this interactive toolkit to provide guidance on implementing Article 19 of the WHO FCTC and bringing claims against the tobacco industry to court.