Headlines Tagged with Business (General) — 11,001 headlines found
what else does it let corporations sue governments for? The need for a “tobacco carve-out” shows that there are few, if any, limits. It begs the question: what else can corporations get away with if TPP is approved?
Oct 2, 2015 Campaign for America’s Future
added Oct 4, 2015 11:24
A biotechnology company with a Mocksville operation, 22nd Century Group Inc., said Friday its low-nicotine traditional cigarettes were used in a high-profile research study published in the New England Journal of Medicine. 22nd Century, based in Clarence
Oct 2, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 2, 2015 21:29
some evidence suggests that not only are business students more impaired in their moral judgments in a broader sense than are those in other majors and professional schools, but that business schools themselves may be responsible.
Sep 26, 2015 The Conversation (au)
added Oct 2, 2015 10:57
National Association of Manufacturers, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, U.S. Council for International Business, American Farm Bureau, National Foreign Trade Council and Emergency Committee for American Trade — sent a letter on Monday to all Trans-Pacific Partne
Sep 30, 2015 The Hill
added Oct 1, 2015 08:58
Russian food retailer Dixy (DIXY.MM) said on Wednesday it may end up scrapping a planned deal to take a controlling stake in tobacco and spirits chain Bristol.
Sep 30, 2015 Reuters
added Oct 1, 2015 08:49
Scott Schlesinger, a Fort Lauderdale attorney who has won a quarter of a billion dollars in jury verdicts against tobacco companies, and now has filed the first of what he expects to be many lawsuits against VW. What VW did, Schlesinger said, “is pretty m
Sep 30, 2015 Forbes
added Sep 30, 2015 15:23
They’re tired of the carcinogenic puffs of smoke in their faces. Tired of gaming executives placing profits over employees’ health. And tired of inaction from the Nevada Legislature. “If the state goes nonsmoking, there’s no competition,” said Cynthia Fa
Sep 30, 2015 Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 30, 2015 09:36
Beer and cigarettes are not the healthiest combination, but for Altria, the maker of Marlboro, owning 27 per cent of brewer SABMiller has proven lucrative.
Sep 30, 2015 Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 30, 2015 09:30
No reservations! Small South Dakota Indian tribe pushes ahead with plan to open nation's first-ever marijuana resort
Santee Sioux tribe numbering 400 people plan to grow their own pot and sell it in a smoking lounge with a nightclub, arcade games and bar
Sep 29, 2015 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 29, 2015 21:45
Last week, after an eight-month investigation, InsideClimate News revealed that from the late-1970s to the mid-1980s, scientists at Exxon were in fact at the cutting edge of climate science... Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) has noted that the fossil f
Sep 29, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 29, 2015 08:55