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[Georgia] 11th Circuit Panel Affirms Dismissal Of ADEA Suit Against R.J. Reynolds ($$)

Court of Appeals panel on June 27 affirmed a Georgia federal judge’s dismissal of an Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) lawsuit alleging that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination against older job applicant
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 14, 2017 23:41
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Trump’s civil rights pick has made a career fighting for corporate rights

Dreiband defended R.J. Reynolds...in an age-discrimination case that started in 2015. The plaintiff in the suit was denied a job with the company at age 49. He sued after learning, thanks to a whistleblower, that the company had hired a subcontractor to
Vice.com
added Jul 1, 2017 02:58
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Russian Life Expectancy Hits Record High

Russians born in 2016 are expected to live 71.87 years on average... In 2015, the OECD attributed Russia's slow increase in life expectancy to “the impact of the economic transition in the 1990s and a rise in risk-increasing behavior among men,” such as
Moscow Times (ru)
added Jun 29, 2017 18:34
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[UK-Scotland] Leading charities critical of government dementia strategy

There is strong evidence that lifestyle factors such as stopping smoking, exercising regularly, eating healthily,... However the charities say there is no action plan in Scotland to inform the public of this link, and of the actions they can take to red
Third Force News (uk)
added Jun 29, 2017 09:49
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[Georgia] 11th Circ. Backs RJ Reynolds Win In Age Discrimination Suit ($$)

panel on Tuesday backed the dismissal of an R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. job applicant's age discrimination suit against the company, rejecting the Georgia man’s argument that his disparate treatment claim was timely.
Law360
added Jun 29, 2017 04:50
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[North Carolina] U.S. Supreme Court declines to hear age-discrimination lawsuit against Reynolds

The decision, released Monday, involves Richard Villarreal, who sued Reynolds and two job-search groups in his attempt to gain work as a territory manager. In October, the full Eleventh Appeals Court ruled that an applicant, in this case Villarreal, cou
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 28, 2017 14:16
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Form 8-K  

On June 21, 2017, RAI received a notice required by Section 101(i)(2)(E) of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, as amended, regarding a blackout period under the RAI 401k Savings Plan (the “401k Plan”). The blackout period for the 401k P
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jun 22, 2017 20:29
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[North Carolina] Reynolds offers voluntary retirement packages to select production workers

it is offering a voluntary retirement package to select production workers ahead of its pending sale to British American Tobacco Plc. The companies have set simultaneous shareholder votes for July 19: 2 p.m. in London and 9 a.m. in Winston-Salem. If shar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 21, 2017 20:20
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You and I, one day we’ll die from the same thing. We’ll call it different names: cancer, diabetes, heart failure, stroke. One organ will fail, then another. Or maybe all at once. We’ll become more similar to each other than to people who continue living

a wiry woman in her 80s who had smoked for seven decades.... Air hunger — the uncomfortable feeling of breathing difficulty — is one of the most common end-of-life symptoms...She quit smoking for the umpteenth time ...She died in hospice.
New York Times
added Jun 20, 2017 10:19
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Social Interaction Is Critical for Mental and Physical Health Personal Health

researchers pointed out that social interactions can enhance good health through a positive influence on people’s living habits. For example, if none of your friends smoke, you’ll be less likely to smoke. According to the researchers, the practice of hea
New York Times
added Jun 12, 2017 14:13
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