Headlines Tagged with Engle — 2,954 headlines found
[Florida] BREAKING UPDATE: $7M Verdict Hits RJR, Philip Morris for Smoker's Fatal Lung Cancer, Punitives to Follow
Attorneys sparred Monday over what, if any, responsibility the nation’s two largest cigarette makers bore for the lung cancer death of a long-time Florida smoker, as closings wrapped before the case went to the jury. Theis v. Philip Morris, et al., 2011-C
May 21, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 23, 2018 15:42
RJR Prevails at Trial Over Florida Woman's Death, As Jury Rejects Link Between Its Cigs and Her COPD
needed about nine hours to conclude that while Vivian Gay was addicted to cigarettes, Reynolds' cigarettes did not cause her death from complications related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
Mar 30, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 31, 2018 20:33
After joining King & Spalding in 2007, Bayuk said, he handled primarily pharmaceutical litigation until joining the tobacco trial team, where he tried a total of 18 Engle cases, the last eight as lead trial counsel.
Mar 28, 2018 Law.com
added Mar 28, 2018 16:07
Outcome Verdict Reached For Plaintiff: Comparative Fault PM USA 25% RJ Reynolds 25% Jonny Lee Bryant 50% Damages - $581,000.00 Punitive Damages - $225,000.00
Dec 8, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Dec 16, 2017 18:07
without explanation, denied an Engle progeny plaintiff’s petition for review in appealing a lower court’s decision to vacate a $16.8 million verdict and grant a new trial in a tobacco suit (Cynthia Robinson v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., No. SC17-1130, Fla
Dec 5, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Dec 13, 2017 13:32
improper claim submissions by Wilner.... “Over and over, plaintiffs’ counsel explained that these problems were the result of the unique logistical difficulties involved in managing so many individual lawsuits. “And over and over the District Court remi
Oct 23, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 23, 2017 14:09
In this tobacco litigation proceeding, plaintiff claims defendant tobacco companies concealed the dangers of cigarettes, leading to nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Oct 19, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 20, 2017 14:56
finding that a man who died from lung cancer was not addicted to cigarettes made by Philip Morris and that his lung cancer and death was not caused by an addiction to those cigarettes (Judith Pearson v. Philip Morris USA Inc., No. 2007-CA-017823, Fla. 13
Jul 27, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Jul 30, 2017 12:41
Phyllis Jones claims R.J. Reynolds concealed the dangers of smoking while fueling the nicotine addiction of Demos Jones, leading to his smoking-related illness.
Jul 27, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 27, 2017 19:59
deliberated for about 90 minutes before concluding nicotine addiction was not the legal cause of Don Pearson's death. The finding excludes Pearson's family from a class of plaintiffs potentially entitled to damages for a tobacco industry scheme to hide th
Jul 26, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 26, 2017 23:29