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California Federal Judge Awards $2.1M In Attorney Fees To Tobacco Company ($$)

awarded a tobacco company $2.1 million in attorney fees in a suit brought by a tobacco company that alleged that another tobacco company violated the terms of a contract (Trendsettah USA Inc., et al. v. Swisher International Inc., No. 8:14-cv-01664, C.D.
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 14, 2017 15:23
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[Canada] Government of Alberta won't switch legal consortium in tobacco litigation case

Alberta Justice Minister Kathleen Ganley confirmed that she won't make any changes with regards to the legal consortium representing the province in a gigantic lawsuit against the industry of tobacco. Ganley has previously stated that she was in favor of
Lawyer Herald
added Apr 13, 2016 15:02
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[Canada] Alberta government won't ask RCMP to review Redford tobacco litigation case

The Alberta government won’t call in the RCMP to review an ethics investigation into Alison Redford’s handling of the province’s $10-billion tobacco litigation contract, a Justice department official confirmed Tuesday.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Apr 13, 2016 07:25
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[New York] Kaminisky ad hits McGrath on tobacco settlement fees

With two weeks to go until a crucial state Senate special election in Nassau County, Democrat Todd Kaminsky's campaign's latest ad hits Chris McGrath over the fees his law firm received for its work on the early 2000s settlement agreement between states
New York Daily News
added Apr 4, 2016 23:35
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[Canada] Redford ethics investigation costing Alberta $160,000

Alberta spent $160,000 for an independent review of a 2013 ethics investigation that cleared Alison Redford of wrongdoing for her role in how the province's $10-billion Big Tobacco lawsuit was awarded.
Edmonton (Alb) Sun (ca)
added Feb 13, 2016 05:36
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[Louisiana] Fees of $1.29 million are approved by tobacco settlement board

Lawyers, financial advisers and underwriters will get paid $1.29 million to sell part of the settlement cigarette manufacturers have been paying Louisiana over the years. The Tobacco Settlement Financing Corp., the board that oversees the millions of do
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Apr 10, 2015 02:29
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[Canada] Details of tobacco deal not worth risking case against big tobacco, Redford says

Premier Alison Redford said Wednesday she will not order the terms of a tobacco litigation contract to be released because disclosing the information could harm the interests of Albertans in the fight against the tobacco industry.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 17, 2012 14:47
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[Canada] VIDEO: Opposition won’t give up

However, even though the Speaker has let Redford off the hook, the opposition isn’t accepting it. “Apparently black is white and the sky is green. I didn’t know this until now, but apparently, according to Mr. Zwozdesky that is the case and we’re going to
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Dec 5, 2012 04:32
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[Canada] Simons: A lot of smoke over Redford’s involvement in tobacco lawsuit, but where’s the fire?

If she and her government truly believe that hiring this law firm was the right decision for Albertans, made for the right reasons, let them defend their choice, openly and publicly instead of hiding from critics in a fog of fine print.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 1, 2012 13:09
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[Canada] Firm hired for tobacco lawsuit has connections to Redford

The Tory government faces questions of political patronage after it was revealed Thursday the province’s $10-billion lawsuit against the tobacco industry is being partially managed by a Calgary firm whose partners include Premier Alison Redford’s ex-husba
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Jun 1, 2012 03:34
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