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[UK] Philip Morris Asia Limited (Hong Kong) v. The Commonwealth of Australia: Permanent Court of Arbitration Tribunal Publishes Redacted Version of Award on Jurisdiction and Admissibility

The inability of the Tribunal to exercise jurisdiction in the Philip Morris case has deprived us of a possible opportunity for clarification of the line between legitimate regulation... It is unfortunate that this case, having provoked so much angst and p
Lexology (uk)
added May 25, 2016 15:01
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[California] Tony Gwynn's family sues tobacco industry over star's death

The court filing lists eight defendants, including Altria Group Corp. and US Smokeless Tobacco Co. LLC., and two people the suit says ran an intramural softball team called "Skoal Brothers" at San Diego State in the late 1970s. The "Skoal Brothers" provi
AP - Associated Press
added May 24, 2016 13:20
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[California] Tony Gwynn’s Family Sues Tobacco Industry, Seeking Recourse Over Fatal Habit

The family of Tony Gwynn, a baseball Hall of Famer who died of salivary gland cancer in 2014, filed a wrongful-death lawsuit Monday against the tobacco industry, charging that Gwynn had been manipulated into the addiction to smokeless tobacco that ultima
New York Times
added May 24, 2016 13:11
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Disney, Fox, Hearst, Time Warner tied to Philip Morris through Vice Media

Four major US media companies are tied into Vice Media Inc., a 'global youth culture' brand that works for Philip Morris International (PMI). In March 2016, the Financial Times’ Matthew Garrahan reported that a London ad agency owned by Vice Media prod
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 25, 2016 04:06
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[Florida] Will This Supreme Court Decision Cost Altria Group Much More Than $25 Million?

Sweda talked to Altria CEO Marty Barrington... Barrington responded to Sweda's comments by acknowledging the risk but defending Altria's track record. "The company has done quite a good job of managing those risks," the CEO said, and "we could go down the
Motley Fool
added May 20, 2016 15:28
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[Virginia] Altria Group Inc. holds annual shareholders meeting

About 80 people attended the meeting at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. Outside the convention center, a group of students from New York demonstrated... Updike was part of a group of about 40 teenagers from New York, all participants in a smokin
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 20, 2016 15:26
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[Europe] EU health chief compares tobacco deaths with terrorism

Andriukaitis wondered “Why we don’t see headlines, why we are so blind, so silent” in Europe concerning tobacco...“Two terrorist attacks in Brussels are very dangerous, but of course 700,000 premature deaths are also very dangerous,” he said referring to
EurActiv
added May 20, 2016 14:30
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[UK] Walt Disney under pressure to stop Vice Media making tobacco ads

Anti-tobacco campaigners are pressuring Walt Disney to use its $400m (£274m) stake in Vice Media to stop the youth-focused media company from making ads for the tobacco industry. It was revealed by the Financial Times in March that Vice’s London-based m
The Guardian (uk)
added May 23, 2016 16:13
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[Hong Kong] Court blasts Philip Morris over bid to sue Australia

The International Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) has confirmed it’s rejected a bid...In a ruling dating from 17 December 2015, the court classified the attempt by Philip Morris to appeal the ban on company packaging in Australia as “an abuse of righ
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added May 20, 2016 15:40
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[Europe] UK Court Strikes Down Tobacco Industry Challenge to Plain Packaging -- 2nd Update

"We believe that the judgment contains a number of fundamental errors of law and we are applying for leave to appeal the decision," a BAT spokesman said. Philip Morris, however, has decided not to appeal the decision, said General Counsel Marc Firestone
NASDAQ
added May 19, 2016 20:07
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