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[Florida] Jury Adds $3.2M Punitive Damages To Philip Morris Verdict ($$)

awarding a total of $11 million to the family of an ex-smoker who had two lung transplants after decades of smoking....The award was significantly less than the $22 million Laura Shamp, attorney for plaintiff Elaine Jordan, had asked for during closing ar
Law360
added Aug 4, 2015 14:20
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An Altria-Philip Morris Merger? Ain't Gonna Happen!

Now that the merger of Reynolds American andLorillard has been successfully completed, and the U.S. tobacco industry condensed into a duopoly, is there room for any further consolidation?
Motley Fool
added Aug 3, 2015 19:53
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[Australia, Hawaii] VERRENDER: Why we should welcome TPP talks stalling

Philip Morris took legal action in Australia. It argued the decision was an infringement of its intellectual property and it went all the way to the High Court. It lost on all counts every step of the way. But it has one last chance, courtesy of a trade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 3, 2015 02:44
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[Australia, Hawaii] VERRENDER: Why we should welcome TPP talks stalling

Philip Morris took legal action in Australia. It argued the decision was an infringement of its intellectual property and it went all the way to the High Court. It lost on all counts every step of the way. But it has one last chance, courtesy of a trade
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Aug 3, 2015 02:44
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[Australia, Hawaii] TIENHAARA/GLEESON: Govt should own up to cost of tobacco litigation

We now know how much just one case (that hasn't even ended) can cost taxpayers. To avoid having to make such expenditures in the future to defend much-needed health and environmental policies, the government needs to reject an ISDS clause applying to Aus
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 31, 2015 12:21
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[Florida] Philip Morris Owes Ex-Smoker $8M Plus Punitives, Jury Finds ($$)

The $7.8 million verdict marked the end of the first phase of the Engle progeny trial in Jacksonville, Florida, and set the stage for a punitive damages phase to begin on Monday. Elaine Jordan has suffered with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a d
Law360
added Aug 3, 2015 15:39
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Reports 2015 Second-Quarter Results; Reaffirms 2015 Full-Year Reported Diluted EPS Forecast; Expects to be Towards Upper End of Full-Year Currency-Neutral Adjusted Diluted EPS Growth Rate of 9%-11%

“While currency headwinds remain stubbornly high, we are ever focused on the prudent management of cash flow. We are committed to returning around 100% of our free cash flow to shareholders.”
Business Wire
added Jul 30, 2015 19:34
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Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) Files Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q

informs its shareholders that its Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended June 30, 2015 has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”).
Philip Morris International (ch)
added Jul 30, 2015 19:23
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VIDEO: Smoking is not cool. But cigarette stocks are hot.

How can these companies be doing so well at a time when smoking has been pretty much demonized...Make no mistake. The tobacco industry is not one that is likely to ever post huge levels of growth ever again. This isn't 1965. But investors who don't have a
CNN
added Jul 30, 2015 05:07
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[Asia-pacific] BOSTIC/STEWART: US Chamber of Commerce is in Big Tobacco’s thrall

Now that the Chamber’s relationship with Big Tobacco has been exposed, the U.S. must look skeptically on the rest of the organization’s agenda. With the tobacco industry responsible for the loss of more than 6 million lives every year, there appear to be
Aljazeerah
added Jul 30, 2015 04:37
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