Headlines Tagged with Florida — 8,124 headlines found
Cummings’s misconduct was so prejudicial that it has irreparably violated Defendants’ federal due process rights to a fair trial and has tainted these proceedings to such an extent that a mistrial is the only adequate remedy.1 In the alternative, shoul
Feb 9, 2015 Law360
added Feb 11, 2015 16:32
Allen claims defendant tobacco manufacturers concealed the dangers of smoking while furthering his wife, Patricia Dawn Allen's, tobacco addiction, causing her fatal, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Nov 26, 2014 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 26, 2014 10:45
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
Aug 15, 2014 Law360
added Aug 22, 2014 13:25
With the growing trend of electronic cigarettes, a few Southwest Florida businesses are allowing vaping in the workplace. Safety Harbour Insurance Inc., which serves Lee and Collier counties, allows its employees to e-puff away at work. “We absolutely l
Apr 14, 2013 Naples (FL) Daily News
added Apr 14, 2013 13:24
Apr 10, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 10, 2012 00:00
A state court jury awarded $4.62 million last week to a Florida smoker who claims R.J. Reynolds is responsible for a decades-long nicotine addiction that caused his heart and vascular diseases. Bush v. R.J. Reynolds, 2007CA003083.
Jul 31, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jul 31, 2018 21:36
[Florida] BREAKING UPDATE: $7M Verdict Hits RJR, Philip Morris for Smoker's Fatal Lung Cancer, Punitives to Follow
Attorneys sparred Monday over what, if any, responsibility the nation’s two largest cigarette makers bore for the lung cancer death of a long-time Florida smoker, as closings wrapped before the case went to the jury. Theis v. Philip Morris, et al., 2011-C
May 21, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 23, 2018 15:42
RJR Prevails at Trial Over Florida Woman's Death, As Jury Rejects Link Between Its Cigs and Her COPD
needed about nine hours to conclude that while Vivian Gay was addicted to cigarettes, Reynolds' cigarettes did not cause her death from complications related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
Mar 30, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 31, 2018 20:33
After joining King & Spalding in 2007, Bayuk said, he handled primarily pharmaceutical litigation until joining the tobacco trial team, where he tried a total of 18 Engle cases, the last eight as lead trial counsel.
Mar 28, 2018 Law.com
added Mar 28, 2018 16:07
[Florida] RJR & Philip Morris Cleared of Punitive Liability for Smoker's Death, 5 Years After Compensatory Award
A state court jury last week cleared R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris of punitive liability for the role the tobacco companies played in the death of a Florida smoker. Starr-Blundell v. R.J. Reynolds
Mar 5, 2018 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 5, 2018 21:11