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The Ontario government`s move to ban flavoured tobacco, including menthol cigarettes, would make the the province a leader in tobacco laws... "Menthol is the one flavour youth actually use. So about 30 per cent of youth smokers smoke a menthol brand, tha
Nov 25, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added Nov 26, 2014 10:56
In 2013, Gloria Bowden of Clay County filed a wrongful death lawsuit on behalf of her late husband against tobacco companies Philip Morris USA and R.J. Reynolds. On March 26, a jury in the 4th Judicial Circuit ruled in her favor, reaching a $5 million v
Apr 16, 2014 Gainesville (FL) Sun
added Apr 16, 2014 21:34
Leaves door open for additional lawsuits in Florida
Nov 26, 2012 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:54
An 84-year-old widow who founded Love’s Flower Shop in downtown West Palm Beach this week failed to persuade a jury that tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds was responsible for the 1993 lung cancer death of her husband.
Sep 20, 2012 Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Sep 20, 2012 17:47
Frank Correnti Cigars, which claims to be the only handmade cigar factory left in Canada, will have to leave its current location next spring.
Oct 9, 2015 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Oct 10, 2015 12:25
When asked how the province can stabilize revenue, the top three choices from Albertans responding to the survey were raising tobacco taxes (71%), increasing corporate taxes (69%) and introducing a graduated personal tax rate (58%).
Mar 23, 2015 Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Mar 27, 2015 12:03
ITC has launched a new variant of its popular cigarette brand, Gold Flake. The company has launched the 84 mm (millimetre) Gold Flake Quad Core filter cigarette, Cogencies reported citing sources.
Sep 18, 2014 New Delhi Television Limited (NDTV) (in)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:04
Such was the case with the firm's involvement in so-called Engle cases ... Cabraser had been through legal scraps with the tobacco industry before, having played a central role in the preparation of the landmark Costano class action in the 1990s. “It's
Oct 15, 2013 Law360
added Oct 17, 2013 07:31
Cigarette warning labels may influence smokers to quit even when they try to void seeing the labels, according to a study. Researchers found that small, text-only warning labels like those on cigarette packs in the United States prompt people to think a
Jul 10, 2014 University Herald
added Jul 11, 2014 07:22
Tobacco finally won a ruling that seriously undercuts the famous Engle ruling...The problem? The industry in February announced that it was settling nearly every case that might have been affected by this ruling.
Apr 9, 2015 Litigation Daily
added Apr 10, 2015 02:46