In Process: Lorillard summary - Morgan Stanley's Global Consumer & Retail Conference on Thursday, November 19, 2009..

The unit will be responsible for carrying out the legislation, including restricting tobacco advertising, collecting user fees from tobacco companies and stopping the sales of cigarettes and other tobacco products to children.

menthol flavor
passage of tobacco regulation act ..
cigarettes - all flavored cigarettes except menthol
committee will look at the existing data and decide on the fate of menthol cigarettes

but it is already known that menthol has to be eliminated - committee should be assigned the task of determine how to eliminate menthol - it can't be done in the short term but more likely over a period of many years..