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[Florida] Fla. Appeals Court Affirms DQ Of Ferraro Firm In Engle Case ($$)

A Florida appeals court weighed in Wednesday on the ongoing fight to disqualify a law firm battling Philip Morris in dozens of smokers’ lawsuits, ruling that the trial court did not err when it disqualified the firm because it had hired a lawyer who had d
Law360
added Sep 7, 2018 03:17
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SHAREHOLDER ALERT - Bronstein, Gewirtz & Grossman, LLC Notifies Investors of Class Action Against Philip Morris International Inc. (PM) and Lead Plaintiff Deadline - November 5, 2018

The Complaint alleges that throughout the Class Period, Defendants made materially false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose adverse information about the Company's business and prospects, and specifically that: (1) Philip Morris was e
PR Newswire
added Sep 7, 2018 03:10
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CHERYL SEARCY, Plaintiff-Appellee, versus R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, et al., Defendants-Appellants: Appeal from the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida (PDF)

We reject Defendants’ due process arguments because...the use of the Engle findings to establish the conduct elements of the progeny plaintiffs’ tort claims is a constitutionally permissible application of res judicata. We reject Defendants’ assertion t
Amazon CloudFront
added Sep 7, 2018 02:55
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Summary of Evidence on the Absence of Hepatotoxicity of IQOS

The Department of Medicine, [UCSF] has recently published a letter in Tobacco Control claiming that “The preclinical and clinical data PMI submitted to FDA indicate that IQOS exposure may be associated with unexpected liver toxicity. We reviewed preclinic
PMI Science (philip Morris International)
added Sep 5, 2018 21:52
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STERN: Why Is Lisa Blatt Endorsing Brett Kavanaugh? Because rich clients trump justice.

will surely rule against her...Arnold and Porter makes its money by representing corporations....attorney profile boasts that she helped to overturned the “reinstatement of $10 billion verdict against client Philip Morris in a ‘lights’ cigarette case.”
Slate
added Sep 8, 2018 19:46
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[New York] Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP Files Class Action Suit against Philip Morris International Inc.

City of Westland Police and Fire Retirement System v. Philip Morris International Inc....defendants made false and misleading statements and/or failed to disclose adverse information regarding the Company’s business and prospects, including that Philip M
Business Wire
added Sep 5, 2018 15:13
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[Illinois] Pat Martin, dead at 93, helped create iconic ‘You’ve Come a Long Way, Baby’ ads

Pat Martin is credited with coining a famed advertising slogan that dressed up smoking in a kicky, 1960s-print pantsuit and captured the zeitgeist of the era’s women’s liberation movement...Virginia Slims became a big-money sponsor of women’s tennis
Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 31, 2018 12:05
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Philip Morris claims its smoking device can reduce incidence of lung carcinomas

said the incidence and multiplicity of lung carcinomas was significantly increased upon exposure to cigarette smoke than normal conditions. However, the incidence and multiplicity of lung carcinomas in mice exposed to IQOS was significantly lower than mi
Korea Times (kr)
added Sep 5, 2018 02:02
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[Korea - South] Korean-made heated tobacco product, ‘lil’

Korea’s largest tobacco company, KT&G, also introduced its HTP, ‘lil (a little is a lot)’...three HTPs, IQOS, Glo and lil, are now available in Korea. Sales of HTPs increased from 6.1% of the tobacco market in December 2017 to 9.1% in January 2018 of the
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 22:51
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GLANTZ: Four independent studies reinforce the conclusion, based on PMI data, that marketing IQOS will not promote complete switching from cigarettes.

Independent research has confirmed the evidence in PMIs MRTP application that IQOS advertising will mislead consumers. In their paper“Impact of modified risk tobacco product claims on beliefs of US adults and adolescents" Sherine El-Toukhy and colleague
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 30, 2018 21:52
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