Tag Archives: Youth

Juul Funded High Schools, Recruited Social Media Influencers To Reach Youth, House Panel Charges

Juul Labs cofounder James Monsees testified before a House panel on his company’s role in what health officials have called a youth vaping epidemic. Monsees is worth $1.1 billion, according to a Forbes estimate. GETTY IMAGES A House panel revealed for the first time internal documents from Juul Labs that Democrats said detailed the e-cigarette company’s plan to… Read More »

Apple Should Address Youth iPhone Addiction, Say Two Large Investors

Apple shareholders Jana Partners and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System are urging the smartphone maker to take steps to address what they say is a growing problem of young people getting addicted to Apple’s iPhones, Jana partner Charles Penner said. Jana, a leading activist shareholder, and CalSTRS, one of the nation’s largest public pension plans, delivered a letter to… Read More »