Headlines Tagged with Florida — 8,122 headlines found
Rizzuto said he grew up during a time when smoking was hip. "It was a common thing to see on TV no matter what type of program was on. Could be a talk show, could be in the movies," said Rizzuto. "My mother and father both smoked. My brother smoked and
Aug 22, 2013 Baynews 9 (Tampa, FL)
added Aug 22, 2013 13:42
The chief beneficiaries of sanctionable conduct by a pair of Florida plaintiffs' firms, the Wilner Firm and Farah & Farah, will end up being the firms’ co-counsel in a $100 million settlement of federal-court litigation by Florida smokers, under an order
Jul 25, 2018 Reuters
added Jul 27, 2018 14:47
ourt of Appeal on July 11 directed a trial court to reinstate the full $37.5 million award rendered by jurors following a third trial in an Engle progeny case against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., pursuant to the Florida Supreme Court’s ruling in Schoeff v.
Jul 16, 2018 Lexis Nexis
added Jul 16, 2018 15:24
In this tobacco litigation case, plaintiff claims defendant cigarette makers hid the dangers of their products, which caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
May 12, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 12, 2018 18:51
denied a tobacco company’s petition to review a $33 million verdict in an Engle progeny suit in which a woman claimed that two tobacco companies hid the dangers of cigarettes from her husband, leading to his lung cancer and death (R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co
Mar 13, 2018 Lexis Nexis
added Mar 13, 2018 20:35
affirmed a trial court’s decision to allow a plaintiff’s expert to testify and reinstated the full $2 million verdict in an Engle progeny suit after finding that the court erred by reducing the award based on comparative fault (Philip Morris USA Inc., et
Feb 16, 2018 Lexis Nexis
added Feb 16, 2018 22:01
will receive the full $1.5 million that a jury awarded in her wrongful death suit against Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds, as a Florida appeals court said Wednesday the tobacco companies waived rights to a comparative fault reduction by repeatedly telling
Nov 22, 2017 Law360
added Nov 23, 2017 02:43
The scathing, 148-page order issued Wednesday and signed by four district judges said Wilner and Farah filed claims in 2008 on behalf of hundreds of people who had not authorized them to do so and people who had never smoked. More than 500 of the people
Oct 21, 2017 Florida Times-Union
added Oct 21, 2017 23:28
asked the Florida Supreme Court on Tuesday to overturn a ruling granting the tobacco giant a new trial over the widow's closing arguments, arguing that the decision goes against court precedent regarding punitive damages. Cynthia Robinson, who sued R.J.
Jun 28, 2017 Law360
added Jun 29, 2017 04:53
Plaintiff claims defendant cigarette manufacturer caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease by hiding the dangers of cigarettes.
Jun 16, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jun 16, 2017 14:52