Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 12,178 headlines found
The tax, which was adopted in January, is set at half the rate of that on traditional cigarettes. The controversy centers on the fact that the lower rate is applied to both electronic cigarettes and to tobacco products such as Marlboro HeatSticks, which
Feb 27, 2015 Reuters
added Feb 27, 2015 11:56
A political action committee partly backed by an affiliate of tobacco giant Phillip Morris USA is helping to promote the reelection bid of Los Angeles City Councilwoman Nury Martinez and two measures to change L.A.’s election date, according to city reco
Feb 26, 2015 Los Angeles Times
added Feb 27, 2015 11:39
Arkansas Supreme Court says a lawsuit against tobacco giant Philip Morris USA can proceed under class-action status. The lawsuit seeks refunds on every pack of Marlboro Lights sold in Arkansas from 1971 to 2010. The plaintiffs claim Philip Morris, which i
Feb 26, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 27, 2015 09:33
The provision, an increasingly common feature of trade agreements, is called “Investor-State Dispute Settlement,” or ISDS. . . Philip Morris is trying to use ISDS to stop Uruguay... the only winners will be multinational corporations.
Feb 26, 2015 The Washington Post
added Feb 26, 2015 08:52
Philip Morris has paid about $13.8 million in judgments in those Engle cases, according to the company’s annual report to shareholders filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Wednesday. The company said it will record a charge against its re
Feb 26, 2015 Richmond.com
added Feb 26, 2015 07:58
its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.52 per common share, payable on April 10, 2015, to shareholders of record as of March 16, 2015. The ex-dividend date is March 12, 2015.
Feb 25, 2015 Altria Group, Inc.
added Feb 25, 2015 13:16
The three law firms said they agreed to settle about 400 federal Engle cases to “resolve a substantial number of personal injury and wrongful death claims of smokers allegedly damaged by tobacco products from these three companies.” “I am gratified that
Feb 25, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 25, 2015 13:12
there will be no new trials of Engle progeny cases brought by plaintiffs represented by the law firms of Motley Rice LLC or Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein LLP in federal court. Federal cases that are in trial and those that have already gone to verdic
Feb 25, 2015 Altria Group, Inc.
added Feb 25, 2015 11:30
Under the terms of the tentative agreement, Lorillard will not be subject to any further legal proceedings pertaining to these Engle progeny cases currently pending against the Company in the federal district courts. Federal Engle progeny cases currentl
Feb 25, 2015 Lorillard Tobacco Company
added Feb 25, 2015 11:25
[Asia, Pakistan] Increase in size of GHW: leading cigarette firm warns of shortfall in revenue collection
Managing Director for Philip Morris (Pakistan) Limited, said that such ad hoc initiatives will negatively impact the projected future government revenue growth and contribution.
Feb 25, 2015 (Karachi, Pakistan) Business Recorder (pk)
added Feb 25, 2015 10:09