Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits 27,728 headlines found

1 View

Big Tobacco Age-Bias Case Heads to Full 11th Circuit

The 11th Circuit agreed to rehear en banc claims that tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds rejected a middle-aged man's sales rep application six times in favor of younger applicants.
Courthouse News
added Feb 13, 2016 22:09
1 View

[Oregon] Philip Morris USA Inc., Petitioner v. Paul Scott Schwarz, Personal Representative of the Estate of Michelle Schwarz

Proceedings and Orders Feb 10 2016 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed.
Supreme Court of the United States
added Feb 13, 2016 17:38
1 View

Philip Morris Asks Supreme Court To Undo $25M Ore. Verdict ($$)

to review a $25 million award to a widower whose wife died of lung cancer, arguing that an Oregon jury shouldn’t have been allowed to calculate punitive damages after a separate jury decided the company...
Law360
added Feb 13, 2016 17:34
0 Views

[Washington] Wash. Judge Nixes Eviction Notice Suit Against BIA ($$)

tossed a suit brought against the Bureau of Indian Affairs by the partial owners of a disputed off-reservation property outside of Tacoma over eviction proceedings...... Puyallup tobacco shop, describing a campaign of harassment and threats of violence, a
Law360
added Feb 13, 2016 17:19
3 Views

[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
1 View

[China, New Hampshire] VIDEO: Moltonborough man sues maker, vendor of faulty e-cigarette

McGrath Law Firm of Concord filed a lawsuit against Shenzen Kanger Technology Co., the Chinese company that made the cigarette, and Smokers Haven in Laconia, where Gilson bought the device. “The public needs to be aware about the possible dangers involve
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Feb 12, 2016 21:35
7 Views

FDA Bolsters Bid To Toss Tobacco Labelling Suit ($$)

asked a D.C. federal judge Wednesday to dismiss tobacco companies’ suit accusing the agency of making unconstitutional labeling demands in a document released last year, stating that the document is simply guidance that reflects its current thinking.
Law360
added Feb 12, 2016 19:31
12 Views

Judge Rules in Favor of Retailers in FDA Violation Case

Booker Jr. has ruled in favor of the National Association of Conveniencer Stores (NACS) and Orton Motor Co. ...the challenge centered on two issues: the fact that retailers have been cited for multiple violations (specifically failing to check an ID and m
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 12, 2016 16:05
4 Views

[California] Law360's Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & Lambs ($$)

A pride of attorneys from Shook Hardy & Bacon LLP, Kaye Scholer LLP and Jones Day won the top spot on Law360’s list of legal lions this week for winning over a California federal jury on behalf of two big tobacco companies while a Pennsylvania jury...
Law360
added Feb 12, 2016 15:50
4 Views

MO v. FDA: DEFENDANTS’ REPLY IN SUPPORT OF THEIR MOTION TO DISMISS, OR IN THE ALTERNATIVE, FOR SUMMARY JUDGMENT, Feb 10, 2016

Plaintiffs’ pre-enforcement, facial challenges to a guidance document issued by the [FDA] are not ripe because the guidance document does not represent final agency action and Plaintiffs have not shown that they will suffer significant hardship if review
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 12, 2016 15:38
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines