Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with DOJ Suit 2,180 headlines found

17 Views

Federal Appeals Court: After 11 Years, There’s No More Reason For Big Tobacco To Delay Warning Ads

panel granted some minor tweaks to the wording of these warnings but again shot down the industry’s claims that they violate Big Tobacco’s First Amendment rights. • The court said it now sees no reason for further delays on implementing these warnings.
The Consumerist (blog)
added Apr 26, 2017 03:47
17 Views

Oral Argument Calendar - 09/13/2016

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 9:30 A.M. USCA Courtroom 31 / Judges Tatel, Edwards, Sentelle / 15-5210 USA v. Philip Morris USA Inc.15 minutes per side
US Court of Appeals for the DC Circuit
added Sep 13, 2016 08:43
17 Views

USA v. MO APPEAL: BRIEF FOR THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, Mar 17, 2016

Whether the order exceeded the district court’s authority to “prevent and restrain” future RICO violations does not implicate the district court’s subject-matter jurisdiction, and RJR errs in drawing a different conclusion from the language in the civil r
Tobacco On Trial
added Mar 17, 2016 21:41
17 Views

Judge Kessler’s Status Hearing: What a Difference a Month Makes…

Finally...with pleas about the rigors of adhering to a “summer schedule” ringing in her ears, Judge Kessler had pretty much heard enough. She said, basically, “Look, it’s ONE SENTENCE, you’re all lawyers, you could get this done in a DAY.”
Tobacco On Trial
added Jun 30, 2015 13:30
17 Views

Judicial order in Reynolds Lorillard deal is strong industry critic

“Counsels were asked directly whether the proposed order would diminish the number of TV spots broadcasting the corrective statements,” Kessler wrote. “The court was strongly assured by all parties that that would not be the result of the proposed order.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 8, 2015 18:44
17 Views

[Canada] Day 240: An addictive, useless product that causes death in half its long term users.

plaintiffs say that the Canadian tobacco companies have broken three Quebec laws:...Grossly oversimplified, these are the laws that offer Quebecers the right to life, security and dignity, that protect them from unfair commerce, and that say everyone has
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 2, 2014 14:52
17 Views

Viacom, Fox want to run anti-smoking ads too

More TV networks want to gain from tobacco companies' mandate to run anti-smoking ads that will cost tens of millions of dollars. Fox Broadcasting and the company behind MTV, Comedy Central and BET argue that a court-ordered plan to air anti-tobacco ads
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 28, 2014 23:12
17 Views

US Order Could See Big Tobacco Apologizing for Years of Deceit on Tobacco Health

Big Tobacco is finally seeing the error of its way--not by its own volition, of course. The US Justice Department has worked out an agreement with America's tobacco companies to offer up apologies for all the lies they have fed the public over the years
Brandchannel.com
added Jan 15, 2014 09:02
17 Views

DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al Dec 1, 2013-Jan 10, 2014

01/10/2014 6022 STATUS REPORT (JOINT) filed by Defendants ALTRIA GROUP, INC., PHILIP MORRIS USA, INC., R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, INDIVIDUALLY AND AS SUCCESSOR BY MERGER TO BROWN & WILLIAMSON TOBACCO CORPORATION, LORILLARD TOBACCO COMPANY, and, on Pla
Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 13, 2014 05:48
17 Views

6000: DEFENDANTS' NOTICE OF APPEAL TO DC CIRCUIT COURT (1/25/13)

hereby appeal to the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit from Order #34-Remand of this Court (D.E. #5991), entered on the 27th day of November, 2012, ordering the text of corrective statements, as well as from the Memorandu
Tobacco On Trial
added Jan 29, 2013 21:10
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines