Headlines Tagged with Engle — 2,731 headlines found
[Cuba, Florida] Tobacco Marketing's Influence on Immigrant's Smoking Takes Center Stage in Emphysema Trial Against RJR
Attorneys sparred over the influence allegedly deceptive tobacco marketing had in a Cuban immigrant’s smoking decisions as trial opened Tuesday in a suit against R.J. Reynolds over his fatal emphysema. Santos v. R.J. Reynolds, 2008-CA-000849.
Aug 15, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 15, 2015 10:52
In this Engle progeny lawsuit, Mary Cooper, a smoker for several decades, claims she contracted laryngeal cancer because of her addiction to cigarettes.
Aug 12, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 12, 2015 13:20
The family of a Cuban-American ex-smoker who died of lung disease urged jurors to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. liable for his death... the companies had engaged a public relations firm to sow doubt for decades about cigarettes' link to diseases includin
Aug 11, 2015 Law360
added Aug 12, 2015 12:05
In this Engle progeny tobacco suit, Rebecca Santos claims defendant tobacco manufacturers concealed the dangers of smoking, fueling a nicotine addiction and leading to a smoking-related illness.
Aug 11, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 11, 2015 10:50
won an $11 million verdict for a Florida smoker against cigarette maker Philip Morris. The Duval County, Florida, jury on July 31 came back with the plaintiff's verdict after a three-week trial, finding that plaintiff Elaine Jordan has suffered $7.8 mill
Aug 8, 2015 Daily Report
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must pay $800,000 in punitive damages in a wrongful death trial brought by relatives of a woman who died of lung cancer after decades of smoking cigarettes, adding to a $1 million compensatory verdict...attorneys for the family of Lillian Kaplan urged jur
Aug 7, 2015 Law360
added Aug 8, 2015 13:25
McPharlin of Kelley Uustal PLC urged jurors to award up to $8 million to the family of Lillian Kaplan, who died at age 84 in 2012. He also told jurors to find that punitive damages are warranted, which would kick off a second trial phase.
Aug 5, 2015 Law360
added Aug 6, 2015 13:49
A decades-long smoker whose respiratory disease required two lung transplants won $11 million in her suit against cigarette maker Philip Morris as trial concluded Monday. Elaine Jordan v. Philip Morris, 2013-CA-008093.
Aug 5, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 6, 2015 13:37
Biel...denied that he had been hired by the tobacco corporation to testify in their favor and called being an expert witness a responsibility similar to serving on a jury. “If they don’t, then someone who’s not an expert fills that space, and you don’t
Aug 5, 2015 Minnesota Daily (UMN)
added Aug 5, 2015 20:09
awarding a total of $11 million to the family of an ex-smoker who had two lung transplants after decades of smoking....The award was significantly less than the $22 million Laura Shamp, attorney for plaintiff Elaine Jordan, had asked for during closing ar
Aug 3, 2015 Law360
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