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LORILLARD, INC. REPORTS SECOND QUARTER RESULTS

Reported selling, general and administrative costs increased $2 million to $261 million in the first half of 2013 compared to the first half of 2012, primarily due to estimated costs to comply with or otherwise resolve the U.S. Government Case judgment,
Lorillard Tobacco Company
added Jul 26, 2013 21:50
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Tobacco companies fighting over claims on smoking's effects

they’re ready and willing to pass along factual public health information about cigarettes, but said they won’t go along with being forced to underwrite an ad campaign that would have the companies brand themselves as liars. The statements imply “that we
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 23, 2015 15:27
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Tobacco Cos. Gain ‘Corrective Statements’ Victory

But the court held that the federal racketeering law does not allow courts to require the companies "to announce that they deliberately deceived the public." The court rejected the companies' claim that they should not be required to publish the stateme
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 27, 2015 09:39
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Proposed Tobacco Settlement Excludes Black Media

“We are shocked and deeply disappointed that the Justice Department, the Tobacco-Free Action Fund and the tobacco industry would all agree to sign off an advertising plan that totally disrespects the Black community,” said Cloves C. Campbell, chairman of
Atlanta (GA) Daily World
added Jan 14, 2014 03:13
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[Massachusetts] Willie EVANS, executor, [FN1] vs. LORILLARD TOBACCO COMPANY.

We conclude that the jury were adequately instructed regarding the claim of wrongful death based on the breach of the implied warranty of merchantability, that the evidence supports the jury's verdict finding such a breach, that this breach alone supports
Westlaw (Thompson West)
added Jun 11, 2013 11:55
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Corporate Disclosure Statement by LORILLARD TOBACCO COMPANY, R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY

certify that, to the best of our knowledge and belief, LTC has ceased to exist as a separate entity. For that reason, LTC has no companies, subsidiaries, or affiliates that have any outstanding securities in the hands of the public, nor does any company o
Tobacco On Trial
added Jun 30, 2015 15:43
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DOJ spars with tobacco companies over 'forced public confessions'

Noel Francisco of Jones Day, said during a hearing on October 15 that the statements must be "purely factual and uncontroversial." Francisco argued that the government wants to appeal to consumers' emotions, moving beyond factual statements to try to emba
Law.com
added Oct 16, 2012 08:40
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Tobacco Litigation Documents

National Litigation * U.S. v. Philip Morris USA, et al. (RICO case) * U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Oct 14, 2012 17:24
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6143 - STATEMENT OF POINTS AND AUTHORITIES IN SUPPORT OF UNOPPOSED MOTION FOR AN ORDER AUTHORIZING TRANSFER OF CERTAIN CIGARETTE BRANDS AND BUSINESSES TO ITG BRANDS, LLC

Plaintiffs have authorized the moving parties to state that plaintiffs do not oppose the motion or the relief requested. The moving parties are also authorized to state that defendants Altria Group Inc. and Philip Morris U.S.A., Inc. do not oppose the mot
Tobacco On Trial
added May 11, 2015 14:39
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What We Talk about When We Talk about Corrective Statements

These are the statements at issue in the proceeding Monday morning—primarily the phrase,”deliberately deceived the American public” in the preamble to each statement:
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 22, 2015 18:33
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