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[Israel] Product Liability Group Of The Year: Shook Hardy ($$)

After scoring victories on behalf of Philip Morris both overseas and domestically...The firm’s success only continued from there, convincing a jury to side with the tobacco giant in two other trials, and limiting the amount of damages in at least one more
Law360
added Jan 30, 2016 06:04
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MARLBORO M BRAND MARIJUANA CIGARETTES TO BE RELEASED NEXT MONTH? VIRAL HOAX CLAIMS CIGARETTE COMPANY IS MARKETING CANNABIS

Despite the seemingly accurate information, both publications are satire and comedy websites. If you scroll through the stories listed on each website, you will see that each one is a piece of satire and not a legitimate news source. Snopes notes that Ab
Inquisitr
added Jan 22, 2016 23:55
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European watchdog is failing to hold tobacco industry to account over smuggling [FREE FULL TEXT]

An investigation made under freedom of information legislation showed that OLAF had failed to hold the industry to account. One document dated 3 July 2015 set the tone. In it Philip Morris noted that it “continues to be extremely pleased with the operati
British Medical Journal
added Jan 19, 2016 07:08
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Australian government wins plain packaging case against Philip Morris Asia

It means the former Gillard government's plain-packaging laws, introduced in 2011, will remain in place. The tribunal in the arbitration, based in Singapore, has issued a unanimous decision agreeing with Australia's position that it has no jurisdiction
The Age (au)
added Dec 20, 2015 20:19
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Big Tobacco’s big race play: Philip Morris, the NAACP and the future of menthol cigarettes

But Lorillard made a striking exception for one set of Democrats: African Americans. It gave campaign cash to half of all black members of Congress, as opposed to just one in 38 non-black Democrats, according to an analysis by FairWarning of records from
Salon Magazine
added Nov 27, 2015 23:50
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[California] Philip Morris Settles Marlboro E-Cig Trade Dress Suit ($$)

has reached a settlement in California federal court with an electronic cigarette manufacturer who sought a declaration that it wasn’t infringing the protected “roof design” trade dress used for Marlboro cigarettes. Pax Labs Inc. on Thursday voluntarily
Law360
added Nov 14, 2015 01:13
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[Asia-pacific, Canada] Is litigation Australia’s future under the TPP?

It is true that creative lawyers can already find ways to bring suits against Australia on behalf of their American clients (such as tobacco giant, Philip Morris). But in providing direct access to ISDS the TPP will make it much easier for American inves
MacroBusiness (au)
added Oct 9, 2015 16:43
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Philip Morris' Marlboro TM Doesn't Cover E-Cig, Suit Says ($$)

Pax Labs is seeking a ruling that the diamond window that appears on its e-cigarettes doesn't infringe...the diamond window appearing on its Juul vaporizer device and pods, which are inserted into the device and contain nicotine liquid, is the ideal shape
Law360
added Aug 19, 2015 14:48
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[Illinois] State's top court hears $10 billion tobacco appeal

The lawsuit -- one of the nation's first to accuse a tobacco company of consumer fraud -- claimed that Phillip Morris deceptively marketed "light" and "low-tar" cigarettes as a healthier alternative. The initial Madison County trial ended in 2003 with th
AP - Associated Press
added May 20, 2015 10:52
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[Thailand] Anti-smoking activists fear Philip Morris threat is delaying new law

ASH Thailand ...alleged that Philip Morris had submitted a letter to the Ministry of Public Health discouraging the new legislation. In the letter, Dr Prakit said, the company argued that Thailand need only educate citizens more about the harmful effect
Phuket News (th)
added May 4, 2015 17:49
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