Headlines Tagged with Engle — 2,730 headlines found
Merino's attorney Alex Alvarez emphasized his client's suffering, pointing to her appearance when she testified. "You saw how she struggled to even speak," Alvarez said. "You heard how she struggles to even eat. She's deformed, distorted, mangled and ...
Jul 23, 2015 Law360
added Jul 23, 2015 22:10
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is facing up to a combined $12.55 million in punitive damages from two recent Engle progeny jury verdicts in Florida.
Jul 23, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2015 17:28
[Florida] PERRY: Why would physicians testify that smoking isn't addictive? Maybe the money. Lots of money.
The medical community — including specialty societies such as the American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery — needs to engage in more formal reviews of such testimony to make sure it adheres to professional ethical standards, he adds.
Jul 23, 2015 MinnPost.com
added Jul 23, 2015 12:54
A federal judge on Tuesday outlined how Florida’s Middle District will handle certain Engle progeny cases that were tried to a verdict and will need to be retried in the event that the Eleventh Circuit stands firm in its decision that federal law preempts
Jul 22, 2015 Law360
added Jul 23, 2015 16:48
tobacco company R.J. Reynolds lied to his client about how dangerous cigarettes are. "Punish them...Punish them and let other companies know you cannot act like this." Lillian Kaplan began smoking in 1941 at age 12 and was a regular smoker by the time s
Jul 22, 2015 Law360
added Jul 23, 2015 16:45
assigned $3 million each in punitive damages to R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Lorillard Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. The jury also provided $1.5 million to Glodine McCoy's 87-year-old widower for the pain and suffering of losing his wife in 1997.
Jul 22, 2015 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Jul 22, 2015 19:36
The award includes a $9 million punitive verdict jurors leveled Friday against Philip Morris, R.J. Reynolds, and Lorillard in John McCoy's Engle progeny suit against the tobacco makers. Last Monday, jurors awarded McCoy $1.5 million in compensatory dama
Jul 20, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 21, 2015 13:32
The doctors pointed the finger at everything from alcohol to mouthwash to salted fish and more. Doctors and lawyers on behalf of the tobacco companies would pick up on the most minute details of a plaintiff’s lifestyle, even something as simple as living
Jul 17, 2015 Discovery Channel
added Jul 22, 2015 15:10
Noble organizations in otolaryngology should take stands to resist tobacco industry manipulation of the legal process by enforcing ethical standards in expert testimony to insure that it is unbiased and based on fair and balanced interpretation of the sc
Jul 17, 2015 The Laryngoscope
added Jul 17, 2015 18:00
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Jul 17, 2015 Healthgrades
added Jul 17, 2015 17:47