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ORDER #55-Remand denying the Motion for Relief From Certain Provisions of Order #1015.

Defendants have no other avenue for reconsideration — at this late date — of overturning the Court’s injunction ordering B&W Tobacco to air one television spot per week of the corrective action statements. In short, RJR’s attempt to turn its merits argume
Tobacco On Trial
added May 29, 2015 01:02
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[Puerto Rico, USA] Form 8-K CURRENT REPORT

On May 26, 2015, RAI entered into Amendment No. 1 to Asset Purchase Agreement with Imperial Sub and, for certain limited purposes, Imperial, for purposes of, among other things: clarifying certain defined terms and closing conditions of the Merger; and a
Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 28, 2015 18:49
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[Europe, USA] Court allows EU suit against Reynolds to move forward

The full membership of a federal appeals court voted 8-5 Monday to allow a European Union lawsuit to proceed against RJR Nabisco Inc....alleges Reynolds directed, managed and controlled a decade-long global money-laundering scheme with Colombian and Russ
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 13, 2015 22:46
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[Europe] Over 30,000 previously confidential documents now public on LTDL

The breakdown is as follows: 30;046 Philip Morris documents - a majority of these were previously confidential and have now been released as 'public' 170 DATTA documents - depositions and trial transcripts from the latest Engle Progeny lawsuits 2 Brown &
Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added Mar 11, 2015 16:15
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Tobacco Industry Executive Dunham Dies

Was with Brown & Williamson before founding e-vapor company
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 2, 2014 08:49
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[North Carolina] Shadow of outside ownership may grow over Reynolds

what the company’s long-term price may be for a landmark strategic deal completed in 2004. In that year, Reynolds bought Brown & Williamson Tobacco Co. from British American Tobacco PLC, essentially eliminating the industry’s No. 3 competitor from the mar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 4, 2014 10:20
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Apologies are over, Big Tobacco looks ready for M&A

British American Tobacco will soon be free to build on its 42 percent stake in Reynolds American Inc. But bankers say British American could also take interest in U.K. rival Imperial Tobacco Group if it can overcome antitrust hurdles in Europe. CNBC's Jo
CNBC
added Jan 24, 2014 20:22
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Paralegal who blew whistle on Big Tobacco dies at 72

Moore said in an email. "We got on a plane and took those documents to Congress and the FDA." "The three big lies — cigarettes don't cause cancer, nicotine is not addictive and we don't market to kids — were all refuted by the B&W documents Merrell obtain
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 26, 2013 23:21
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Tobacco Turncoat Merrell Williams Jr. Dies at 72

Mr. Williams, who died Nov. 18 at age 72 after a heart attack, said he gave up smoking after reading the documents, which were used to show that tobacco executives knew that cigarettes were addictive and caused cancer, and that the companies marketed cig
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Nov 26, 2013 23:18
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[Mississippi] Merrell Williams Jr., Paralegal Who Bared Big Tobacco, Dies at 72

Merrell Williams Jr., a former paralegal who leaked mountains of internal documents of the Brown & Williamson Tobacco Company in 1994, fueling lawsuits that resulted in an industry payout of billions of dollars to pay smokers’ medical bills, died on Nov.
New York Times
added Nov 26, 2013 23:15
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