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FDA — Menthol Cigarette Background Paper: Interim Response, December 19, 2013

December 19, 2013

Mr. Ronald S. Milstein

Senior Vice President
Legal and External Affairs
General Counsel and Secretary
Lorillard, Inc.
714 Green Valley Road
Greensboro, North Carolina 27408 

Re: Information Quality Appeal

Dear Mr. Milstein:

Your January 4, 2012, appeal and request for reconsideration of the Center for Tobacco Products’ December 2, 2011, response to your Data Quality Act request for correction is under review. FDA now estimates that a response to this appeal and request for reconsideration will be sent to you by February 18, 2014.


Ella Yeargin

Acting Ombudsman