Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 15,092 headlines found
Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. on Thursday argued before the Eleventh Circuit that Engle progeny plaintiffs cannot rely on the findings of that landmark suit to establish their strict liability and negligence claims against the tobacco co
Nov 20, 2014 Law360
added Nov 21, 2014 12:48
Russo v. Philip Morris After more than six days of voir dire, Judge Abby Cynamon declared a mistrial Wednesday ... Taylor v. R.J. Reynolds Helen Taylor’s addiction to smoking led to the chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to an expert on t
Oct 24, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 25, 2014 21:31
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
In 2009, tobacco lobbyists aggressively pushed a bill that drastically capped the amount four tobacco companies have to pay to appeal certain court judgments against them. The bill, SB 2198, was authored by Sen. Mike Haridopolos but written by the tobacc
Dec 30, 2012 Florida Times-Union
added Dec 31, 2012 11:07
But the company's history of non-compliance led the three-judge panel to agree with a lower court that there is no assumption Philip Morris will comply with the new law.
Jul 27, 2012 Reuters
added Jul 30, 2012 11:48
Jul 19, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 22, 2012 15:00
[Florida, North Carolina] Ruling allowing Engle evidence in future trials makes it harder for tobacco companies in smoking lawsuits
Philip Morris USA spokesman Brian May said the more than 200-page dissenting opinion “provides strong legal ground for review by the U.S. Supreme Court,” May said. “Although we disagree with the decision, it will not meaningfully change the trial struct
May 23, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2017 03:12
The vast majority of Engle trials to date have been handled by local Florida-based plaintiff attorneys, so seeing an out-of-state plaintiffs firm take an Engle case to trial is relatively rare. Representing the defendants are two litigation powerhouses t
Jun 18, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials
BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
Sep 11, 2013 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11
[Florida] Wrongful death case against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. from the death of Margaret R. McEniry begins in Marion County, Fla.
Jury selection stops; tobacco trial delayed until September ... The lawsuit stems from the death of Margaret R. McEniry, who succumbed to pancreatic cancer in 1995.
Mar 11, 2013 Ocala (FL) Star-Banner
added Mar 12, 2013 14:47