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Tobacco Cos.' Punitives Bump Lung Cancer Verdict To $6M ($$)

The punitive damages, $450,000 against Philip Morris and $200,000 against R.J. Reynolds, were a far cry from the $12.5 million that plaintiff Stanley Martin had requested a day earlier. "These companies, R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, only know one th
Law360
added Nov 20, 2016 17:09
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Philip Morris research on precursors to the modern e-cigarette since 1990

Conclusions Rather than a disruptive technology, PM developed e-cigarette technology to complement, not compete with, conventional cigarettes and evade tobacco control regulations.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 20, 2016 17:06
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GLANTZ: Philip Morris had e-cigarette technology long before Hon Lik did: Not such a disruptive technology after all

looked in the previously secret tobacco industry documents and found that Phillip Morris had been working on what became e-cigarette technology since 1990 and had developed a functional system well before the Chinese This work, summarized on our new pap
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 20, 2016 17:05
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[Australia] Philip Morris predicts e-cigarettes to kill off traditional smokes ($$)

says it sees a future without cigarettes as it pushes to overcome legislative hurdles to launch a smokeless cigarette in Australia. The move by Philip Morris International to introduce its new product has so far been thwarted by the Federal Government, wh
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Nov 19, 2016 18:40
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Research Reports on Cigarettes Equities -- Altria, Reynolds American, Philip Morris, and Vapor

Cigarettes constitute the single-largest class of tobacco products within the industry, accounting for an estimated 77.5% of revenue in 2016. As per retail sales data released by MSAI/IRI last August, premium cigarettes account for 75.2% of total cigarett
PR Newswire
added Nov 19, 2016 17:39
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[Florida] Philip Morris & RJR Hit with $5.5M Judgment, Plus Possible Punitives, at Trial Over New York Native's Fatal Cancer

liable in the lung cancer death of a New York native, slapping the tobacco giants with nearly $5.5 million in compensatory damages and finding punitives potentially warranted for conspiring to hide the dangers of their cigarettes for decades. Martin v. P
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 19, 2016 01:19
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[Florida] $10M Verdict, After $6M in Punitives, Against Philip Morris & RJR for Ex-Nurse's Cancer, COPD

imposed a $6 million punitive verdict on R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris yesterday, completing a $10 million damage award against the tobacco giants for their role in a former nurse’s cancer and respiratory disease. Howles v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007-CV-034919
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 19, 2016 01:16
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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] Tobacco Cos. Hit With $5.4M Verdict In Engle Progeny Trial ($$)

awarded $5.4 million Wednesday to the widower of a chain smoker who died of lung cancer, finding that Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. each were partially responsible for the woman's smoking-related ailments and death and that they als
Law360
added Nov 18, 2016 00:10
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[Florida] DUBINSKY vs. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, et al.: ORDER GRANTING PHILIP MORRIS USA INC.'S MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF ORDER REQUIRING PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. TO PAY FEES AND EXPENSES

Plaintiff's Motion for a Protective Order to prevent any further deposition of Dr. Scheinbart is GRANTED IN PART AND DENIED IN PART. Counsel for Philip Morris USA Inc. shall have one (1) additional hour of time for questioning Dr. Sc
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 17, 2016 23:19
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