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[Canada] Notice Concerning a First Instance Judgment in Quebec Class Actions Trial

JTI-MC fundamentally disagrees with the Court’s conclusions. It intends to appeal this decision and to request that the Quebec Court of Appeal suspend the initial payment order. JT does not consider this judgment to have any effect on the JT Group’s cons
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Jun 3, 2015 17:08
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[Canada] Day 65: The inert chemist

he witness was Dr. John Hood, a 62 year old chemist who got his first post-university job in 1977 at RJR-Macdonald. Let's just say the day could have done with a little chemistry. Answers devoid of content delivered in a voice devoid of inflection result
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 3, 2012 16:23
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[Canada] Day 61: The revisionist scientist

Monday's session at the trial of the Quebec class action suits against tobacco companies ended on a cliff-hanger. Would Justice Riordan stand by his decision earlier in the day to cut off the plaintiff's ability to produce evidence on diseases other than
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Sep 26, 2012 14:59
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[Canada] Avis de convocation - Début de l'appel du jugement qui condamne les cigarettières - [Advisory - Start of the appeal from the judgment that condemns cigarettières - Victims will contest vigorously the arguments of the companies]

three Canadian tobacco companies will attempt to overturn the judgment that sentenced them to pay 15 billion $ to 100,000 Quebecers killed by tobacco in June 2015. Imperial tobacco (ITL), Rothmans, Benson & Hedges and JTI-MacDonald seek once again to evad
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Nov 18, 2016 22:00
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[Canada] JUDGMENT (PDF)

CONDEMNS the Defendants solidarily to pay as moral damages an amount of $6,858,864,000 plus interest and the additional indemnity from the date of service of the action; [1210] CONDEMNS the Defendants solidarily to pay the amount of $100,000 as moral dama
TRUDEL JOHNSTON & LESPÉRANCE (ca)
added Jun 2, 2015 06:54
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[Canada] JTI-Macdonald Corp. intends to appeal Quebec Superior Court decision

fundamentally disagrees with today's judgment and intends to file an appeal. The Company strongly believes that the evidence presented at trial does not justify the Court's conclusions. Since the 1950s, Canadians have had a very high awareness of the hea
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jun 2, 2015 07:55
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[Canada] ARCHIVE: Létourneau c. JTI-MacDonald Corp., 2015 QCCS 2382 (CanLII)

In the Blais File, taken in the name of a class of persons with lung cancer, throat cancer or emphysema, the Court finds the defendants liable for both moral and punitive damages... In the Létourneau File, taken in the name of persons who were dependent o
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Nov 18, 2016 21:56
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[Canada] $15B tobacco ruling barely dents stocks as analysts predict penalty will come down

On Tuesday, shares of Imperial Tobacco's parent company, British American Tobacco Plc, fell 2.4 per cent in London. Japan Tobacco Inc., the parent of JTI-Macdonald, saw its stock slip 1.8 per cent in Tokyo.
Financial Post (ca)
added Jun 2, 2015 21:37
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[Canada] Tobacco giants to contest court ruling to pay £8bn damages

The three firms immediately announced they would appeal against the decision, arguing that Canadians have had a “high awareness” of the health risks of smoking for several decades. “That awareness has been reinforced by the health warnings printed on ev
The Independent (uk)
added Jun 2, 2015 21:29
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[Canada] Day 185: The two-edged witness

Mr. Robin Robb was one of those times. No Tardis was in sight, but it felt like we had been taken back a year to the time when other JTI employees were under oath and helping the plaintiffs build their case. The qualities that had made Mr. Robb a likel
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 14, 2013 21:47
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