Headlines Tagged with Altria/Philip Morris — 12,084 headlines found
there are several individual companies...for whom Russia's decline is very bad news indeed.... Philip Morris, which sells almost a quarter of all cigarettes in Russia, has seen its shares decimated in the past month.
Dec 18, 2014 BBC Online
added Dec 19, 2014 02:49
Wouldn’t that be ironic – paying damages to a corporation whose products damage people’s health? A corporation that was, along with other American tobacco companies, found guilty of fraudulently covering up the health risks...McConnell and other legislato
Dec 16, 2014 Forbes
added Dec 17, 2014 05:26
A Boston federal judge has narrowed an eight-year-old class action filed by smokers who want cigarette maker Philip Morris USA Inc. to pay for early-stage lung cancer detection. U.S. District Judge Denise Casper has “cleared the decks for the trial we’v
Dec 15, 2014 National Law Journal
added Dec 22, 2014 14:12
Massachusetts federal judge on Friday partially denied a summary judgment motion from a class of cigarette smokers suing Philip Morris USA Inc. to try to force the cigarette maker to pay for medical monitoring to detect early signs of lung cancer, ruling
Dec 15, 2014 Law360
added Dec 16, 2014 03:32
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Altria Group Inc. confirmed Friday their future contracts with tobacco growers, starting in 2015, will prohibit the hiring of anyone under age 16 to work in their fields.
Dec 13, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 20, 2014 20:09
Phillip Morris suit... is being prosecuted through the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington, DC. The ICSID is chaired by the president of the World Bank and funded from the Bank's budget. It is a supranation
Dec 12, 2014 Truthout
added Dec 30, 2014 14:09
Richard Boatright, a 61-year-old man who began smoking at the age of 12, is one of thousands of plaintiffs who were a part of the first-ever smokers’ class action case Engle v. Liggett Group, Inc.
Dec 11, 2014 LawyersandSettlements.com (Online Legal Marketing)
added Dec 11, 2014 23:44
saying Friday the verdict was improper because the expert testimony could support a conclusion that their cigarettes caused cancer. Plaintiff Karen Whitney had sued the tobacco giants, asserting negligence and strict liability claims, according to court
Dec 5, 2014 Law360
added Dec 8, 2014 12:47
said that the court has a duty to correct the award of roughly $6 million on compensatory damages and $20 million in punitive damages to decades-long smoker Judith Berger, who suffered chronic obstructive pulmonary disease as a result.
Dec 2, 2014 Law360
added Dec 3, 2014 19:06
Despite increasing restrictions on cigarettes, Philip Morris has made adroit moves that should boost PM stock
Dec 2, 2014 InvestorPlace.com
added Dec 2, 2014 19:43