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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Owe For Marketing Prof's Death, Jury Told ($$)

The widow of a well-liked university business and marketing professor urged a Florida jury on Wednesday to find R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris liable for his death from heart and lung diseases, saying the tobacco companies had hooked him on cigarettes an
Law360
added Dec 8, 2016 03:23
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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Deserve $12.5M Punitive Hit, Widower Says ($$)

The $12.5 million figure represents about a day's excess profits for the companies, said plaintiff's attorney Eric Rosen of Kelley/Uustal. "These companies, R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, only know one thing," he said. "They only know one thing, and i
Law360
added Nov 18, 2016 22:01
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[Florida] Boies Schiller Partner Sanctioned For Lengthy Deposition ($$)

representing Philip Morris USA Inc. in a tobacco liability lawsuit for conducting a five-hour deposition of an oncologist serving as an expert in the case, calling the session “excessive” and criticizing him for wasting time.
Law360
added Nov 4, 2016 23:37
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[Illinois, Pennsylvania] Altria to close Franklin Park tobacco facility

The announcement came as Altria, which also makes Virginia Slims and Parliament cigarettes, reported a 29 percent drop in profit for its most recent quarter, but its adjusted earnings still beat expectations. It reported net income of $1.09 billion, or 5
Chicago Sun-Times
added Oct 27, 2016 21:43
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A Lobbyist Wrote the Bill. Will the Tobacco Industry Win Its E-Cigarette Fight?

Documents obtained by The New York Times show that Altria last year distributed draft legislation on Capitol Hill that would eliminate the new requirement that most e-cigarettes already on sale in the United States be evaluated retroactively to determine
New York Times
added Sep 5, 2016 13:33
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NOTICE from the CIRCUIT COURT FOR PULASKI COUNTY, ARKANSAS (PDF)

 The Settlement offers payments to anyone who bought Marlboro Lights and Marlboro Ultra Lights cigarettes in the state of Arkansas between November 1, 1971 and June 22, 2010. Each payment will be based on the number of packs purchased and when they were
Arkansas Marlboro Lights Settlement
added Sep 5, 2016 13:17
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[Arkansas] $45M deal settles suit on Lights cigarettes

A $45 million settlement submitted to Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox on Friday will go to pay smokers who bought Marlboro Lights cigarettes in Arkansas over a 31-year period, while also ending 13 years of litigation against tobacco manufacturer Phi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Jul 30, 2016 12:51
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Altria's revenue falls as cigarette shipments dip

Altria Group Inc. on Wednesday reported that revenue fell as the tobacco company saw its cigarette shipments decline, but profit increased and the company raised its guidance for the year. Altria also said Wednesday that it expects higher proceeds based
CBS MarketWatch
added Jul 27, 2016 18:52
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SIEGEL: Altria Urges Changes in FDA E-Cigarette Regulations that Would Decrease Its Share of Vaping Market and Help Save Many Smaller Manufacturers

Altria Client Services, on behalf of Nu Mark (the maker of Mark Ten e-cigarettes), has submitted comments to the FDA that blast its pre-market tobacco application (PMTA) requirements for e-cigarettes, arguing that these requirements are unduly burdensome,
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 18, 2016 17:30
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[Switzerland] Philip Morris International Comments on Tribunal’s Decision in Arbitration Between PMI and Uruguay

“For the last seven years, we have already been complying with the regulations at issue in the case, so today’s outcome doesn’t change the status quo. We’ve never questioned Uruguay’s authority to protect public health, and this case wasn’t about broad i
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jul 8, 2016 21:17
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