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CEI v DOT: FINAL OPENING BRIEF OF PETITIONERS, Nov 22, 2016

DOT’s reliance on the anti-smoking statute to ban e-cigarettes violates the plain language of the statute, conflicts with its concession that e-cigarettes produce “a vapor, not smoke,” and contradicts its past recognition that this statute imposes only “a
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 26, 2016 21:36
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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: STIPULATION WITH PROPOSED ORDER Nov 22, 2016

B. Plaintiff does not intend to amend the complaint. Accordingly, Defendants request that the Court enter judgment pursuant to Rule 58. . . . THE COURT FINDS GOOD CAUSE EXISTS FOR THE PARTIES’STIPULATION AND ON THAT BASIS THE FOREGOING STIPULATION IS AP
Tobacco On Trial
added Nov 26, 2016 02:39
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[California, Illinois, New York] IN RE FONTEM US, INC. CONSUMER CLASS ACTION LITIGATION: PLAINTIFFS’ MEMORANDUM OF LAW IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR CLARIFICATION OR RECONSIDERATION . . . (PDF)

Plaintiffs respectfully submit that clarification is necessary to address an internal contradiction in the Order concerning preemption by the FDA’s Final Rule Deeming Tobacco Products to be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act as Amende
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 24, 2016 00:53
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[Illinois] Tobacco Fees Spread All The Way To A Chicago Alderman, Feds Allege

A recently unsealed indictment in Chicago shows just how far money from 1998′s $200 billion master tobacco settlement with the states spread. Federal authorities have charged former Chicago alderman Edward “Fast Eddie” Vdolyak with trying to help anothe
Forbes
added Nov 21, 2016 23:47
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[Canada] ARCHIVE: Létourneau c. JTI-MacDonald Corp., 2015 QCCS 2382 (CanLII)

In the Blais File, taken in the name of a class of persons with lung cancer, throat cancer or emphysema, the Court finds the defendants liable for both moral and punitive damages... In the Létourneau File, taken in the name of persons who were dependent o
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Nov 18, 2016 21:56
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USA v Philip Morris, et. al.: ON APPEAL FROM THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: BRIEF FOR THE UNITED STATES (PDF)

Nothing in this Court’s ruling required the removal of the phrase “Here is the truth”...Manufacturers’ proposal to “return to the drawing board and start the process all over again” made it “obvious that Defendants are, once again, attempting to stall any
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 18, 2016 21:32
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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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[Florida] DUBINSKY vs. R.J. REYNOLDS, et. al.: PHILIP MORRIS USA’S MOTION FOR RECONSIDERATION OF ORDER REQUIRING PHILIP MORRIS USA TO PAY FEES AND EXPENSES ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONTINUED DEPOSITION OF DR. LEE SCHEINBART (PDF)

Plaintiff’s counsel has already used the Court’s ruling as a platform to disparage Mr. Suarez (and all of Defendants’ lawyers) publicly, accusing him of “egregious” and “unprofessional” behavior to reporters who published articles in two prominent trad
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 17, 2016 23:11
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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: ORDER GRANTING DEFENDANTS’ SPECIAL MOTION TO STRIKE AND MOTION TO DISMISS (PDF)

Defendants move to strike Forsyth’s claims pursuant to California’s anti-SLAPP statute, and in the alternative move to dismiss the complaint for failure to state a claim. For the reasons that follow, the motions will be granted.
DocumentCloud.org
added Nov 11, 2016 21:02
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[Florida] CRANE CO., R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO CO., and HOLLINGSWORTH & VOSE CO., Appellants, v. RICHARD DELISLE and ALINE DELISLE, his wife, Appellees. (PDF)

As we are reversing for a new trial for R.J. Reynolds based on the improper admission of the expert testimony, the new trial should include the issue of damages because of the foregoing analysis. At a new trial, the court should also reconsider t
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 11, 2016 13:05
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