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[Florida] Apartments snuff out smoking

As the number of smokers decline, more complexes are snuffing out tobacco, and many are marketing their clean air as an amenity. The health department is encouraging landlords to ban smoking, sending out public health workers to provide sample policies a
Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal
added Aug 26, 2014 12:36
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[Florida] 11th Circ. Denies Fees For Withdrawn Atty In Tobacco Suit ($$)

a Florida attorney could not collect fees for litigation work he did for Aldar Tobacco Group LLC because he voluntarily withdrew from the case before the case settled and Aldar recovered money. A three-judge panel for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed a dist
Law360
added Aug 22, 2014 13:25
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[Florida] 11th Circ. Denies Fees For Withdrawn Atty In Tobacco Suit ($$)

ruled that a Florida attorney could not collect fees for litigation work he did for Aldar Tobacco Group LLC because he voluntarily withdrew from the case before the case settled and Aldar recovered money.
Law360
added Aug 17, 2014 06:49
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[Florida] Court Revives Tobacco Suit After Woman's Mother Dies

A woman convinced the Fourth District Court of Appeal on Wednesday that she could amend a complaint filed by her mother to add a wrongful death claim against several tobacco companies. Kimberly Roden also prevailed against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Phili
floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Aug 14, 2014 06:33
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Pam Bondi defends Florida cigar-maker against potential federal regulations targeting e-cigarettes

Attorney General Pam Bondi said the federal government is going “overboard” with proposed regulations to link electronic cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products to the same rules as the cigarette industry. Bondi wrote in a letter that she wants the
Florida Times-Union
added Aug 14, 2014 06:15
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[Florida] Fla. Appeals Court Restores Wrongful Death Claim For Smoker ($$)

finding the plaintiff's daughter, as the estate's representative, should have been allowed to amend the original personal injury suit to add a wrongful death claim. A lower court had granted Kimberly Roden's 2009 motion to substitute for her mother, Lore
Law360
added Aug 14, 2014 02:34
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[Florida] Bondi wants FDA to back off on rules for Ybor cigar maker

Attorney General Pam Bondi said the federal government is going “overboard” with proposed regulations to link electronic cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products to the same rules as the cigarette industry. Bondi wrote in a letter that she wants th
Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
added Aug 14, 2014 00:33
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[California, Florida] Orlando HOA & Condo Blog: Second Hand Smoke in Community Associations

It may also be prudent for community associations to regulate or ban smoking. Recently, a jury in a Californiacase, Chauncey v. Bella Palermo Homeowners' Association, Inc., found a condominium association partially liable for failing to prevent a residen
Orlando (FL) Sentinel
added Aug 12, 2014 09:14
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[Florida] OUR VIEW: Ban Smoking At Mizner Park

We call on Growth Properties to grow into the year 2014 and follow the footsteps of hotel chains, restaurant chains and other shopping centers and ban smoking once and for all. Might you push away some tourists and customers? Yes. But will you attract ne
BocaNewsNow.com
added Aug 11, 2014 15:44
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[Florida] VIDEO: Rubio, Nelson fight for Newman cigar factory

Six U.S. senators -- including Bill Nelson and Marco Rubio -- are seeking an exemption from new FDA rules to save the J.C. Newman Cigar factory in Ybor City. In the early 1900s, cigars put Tampa on the map, but only one factory remains: J.C. Newman.
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Aug 10, 2014 17:27
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