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PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. and R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellants, v. STANLEY MARTIN, as Personal Representative of the ESTATE OF CAROLE MARTIN, Appellee. (PDF)

On the main appeal, we reverse and remand with instructions for the trial court to vacate the punitive damages awards, but affirm on all other issues. On the cross-appeal, we reverse and remand with instructions for the trial court to reinstate the e
Amazon CloudFront
added Dec 15, 2018 04:05
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[Florida] Some Damages Cut, But $1.7M Restored In Fla. Smoking Case ($$)

A Florida appeals court on Wednesday vacated $650,000 in punitive damages in a jury verdict against R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris but affirmed $5.4 million in compensatory damages granted to a...
Law360
added Dec 15, 2018 04:00
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CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA v. FDA: JOINT STATUS REPORT, Dec. 13, 2018 (PDF)

Plaintiffs are concerned about the impending November 8, 2019 deadline for reporting of harmful and potentially harmful constituent (“HPHC”) testing for all cigars and pipe tobacco. . . . With regard to the substantial equivalence and premarket review pro
Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 15, 2018 03:38
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DOCKET CAA v FDA MAR-DEC, 2018

MINUTE ORDER. Briefing on the unresolved counts in this matter is deferred until at least January 14, 2019, on which date the parties shall file an additional Joint Status Report that proposes a schedule for further proceedings, if appropriate. Signed by
Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 15, 2018 03:29
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Troutman Sanders Tobacco Team to Attend FDLI Enforcement Conference – Will the FDA Elaborate on its Recently-Announced Enforcement and Compliance Policies?

Bryan Haynes of the Troutman Sanders Tobacco Team will be at the [FDA] Law Institute Enforcement Conference on December 12-13...Perhaps the FDA will elaborate on its recently-announced policy changes with the stated intention of deterring youth access to
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Dec 15, 2018 03:09
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Cigar Industry Argues In Court For Relief From The FDA

the motions ask for, among other things, the FDA to vacate costly user fees and set aside the warning label requirements scheduled to go into effect on August 10, 2018. Two lawyers, Michael Edney, a partner at Norton Rose Fulbright, and Mark Raffman, a p
Cigar Aficionado
added Dec 15, 2018 02:48
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Court Filing: Cigar Industry Asks FDA to Delay HPHC Testing Deadline

attorneys for the cigar trade groups—Cigar Association of America (CAA), Cigar Rights of America (CRA) and the International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers’ Association (IPCPR)—have asked FDA to delay its Nov. 8, 2019 deadline for the submission of data r
HalfWheel
added Dec 15, 2018 02:33
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[Florida] Family, staff remember Gov. Chiles on 20th anniversary of his death

Chiles is best know for his work protecting children and initiating the first successful major lawsuit against big tobacco. Then-Legislative Director Jon Moyle says Chiles was never afraid of a fight. “When he became governor, he looked at, I think it was
WCTV6 CBS (Tallahassee, FL)
added Dec 13, 2018 03:05
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ITC Greenlights Investigation of Juul Labs' E-Cigarette Rivals ($$)

The International Trade Commission has launched an investigation in the first of two Juul Labs, Inc.’s suits seeking to exclude dozens of global competitors from marketing e-cigarettes in the United States.
Law.com
added Dec 12, 2018 13:40
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ITC Agrees To Probe Juul's E-Cig Rivals For Infringement ($$)

The U.S. International Trade Commission has agreed to investigate whether the importation into the U.S. and the sales of certain electronic cigarette delivery systems by 21 companies violate federal tariff regulations...
Law360
added Dec 12, 2018 13:37
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