FDA — Menthol Cigarette Background Paper: Interim Response, February 25, 2013

02/25/2013

February 25, 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

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 April 26, 2013.

Sincerely,

/s/ 
Leo Weinstein

Ombudsman

Last Revised:  02/28/13