Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 14,221 headlines found
The law firm that fronted for Big Tobacco for four decades, Covington & Burling, has its former lawyers ensconced in three of the top slots ... Both Eric Holder, the U.S. Attorney General, and Lanny Breuer...Dan Suleiman, who also worked at Covington and
Sep 20, 2012 WallStreetOnParade.com (blog)
added Sep 28, 2014 07:09
"Tobacco nurtures talent," says the slogan on the quadrangle wall at a school in Guang'an city, which is co-sponsored by the China Tobacco Corp and the Hope Project of the Communist Youth League.
Aug 26, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 26, 2012 20:22
The west is winning the smoking war, but in our region, the fight has just begun.
Aug 26, 2012 The Age (au)
added Aug 25, 2012 23:33
SATEL/SWEANOR: Dear Surgeon General and public health agencies, anti-vaping polices are bad for public health
Our lead public health agencies – CDC, FDA, and the Surgeon General’s office – have been shamefully derelict in their duty to protect the health of smokers and empower them. Many of the nation’s millions of smokers would surely switch to reduced harm al
Dec 20, 2016 American Enterprise Institute
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
$25 million in punitive damages Tuesday, adding to $10 million in compensatory damages, in an Engle progeny suit brought by the husband of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer....
Dec 20, 2015 Law360
added Dec 23, 2015 22:34
jury cleared Philip Morris USA Inc. on Friday of liability in one of the year's first Engle progeny trials, rejecting a former smoker's ... allegations the cigarette maker's product and actions caused his laryngeal cancer. Plaintiff Jose Vila Jr.'s case i
Jan 23, 2015 Law360
added Jan 24, 2015 18:35
Richard Boatright, a 61-year-old man who began smoking at the age of 12, is one of thousands of plaintiffs who were a part of the first-ever smokers’ class action case Engle v. Liggett Group, Inc.
Dec 11, 2014 LawyersandSettlements.com (Online Legal Marketing)
added Dec 11, 2014 23:44
The 14 cents tacked onto the award — which included approximately $20.76 million in punitive damages — represented the age at which plaintiff Judith Berger began smoking. By age 16, she had a pack-a-day habit. Berger and her now-deceased twin sister deve
Sep 19, 2014 NashvillePost.com
added Sep 20, 2014 13:36
Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth heard arguments Tuesday by attorney Stephen Tillery on why Ruth should reinstate a $10.1 billion verdict against Philip Morris over deceptive advertising of “light” cigarettes
Aug 22, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Business Journal
added Aug 24, 2012 01:35
Altria Group Inc. and Walmart are at odds over the retailer's proposed store in the Reynolds Crossing office park. Altria, the parent company of Philip Morris USA, has its headquarters there. "We've expressed our concern, in particular, the impact on ve
Aug 1, 2012 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 1, 2012 09:45