Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits — 25,711 headlines found
Debbie Perrotto’s attorneys claimed the cigarette companies used deceptive advertising... “If you teach the jury about what really happened (deceptive cigarette ads), then they agree” that the tobacco companies were deceptive, Schlesinger said.
Nov 23, 2014 WSB-AM 750 (Atlanta, GA)
added Nov 24, 2014 00:50
MVPJones Day's Stephanie Parker has been R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.’s go-to attorney since she began trying cases for it 15 years ago, and as its lead defense counsel, she has helped it win cases even in the post-Engle litigation landscape, including the f
Nov 21, 2014 Law360
added Nov 21, 2014 23:11
Sharyl Reisman, the hiring partner at Jones Day, took umbrage at my post about the firm's recent hiring of seven Supreme Court clerks. Here is Reisman's letter (it was also addressed to Aric Press, ALM's editor in chief), followed by my response.
Nov 18, 2014 AmericanLawyer.com
added Nov 21, 2014 17:35
Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Philip Morris USA Inc. on Thursday argued before the Eleventh Circuit that Engle progeny plaintiffs cannot rely on the findings of that landmark suit to establish their strict liability and negligence claims against the tobacco co
Nov 20, 2014 Law360
added Nov 21, 2014 12:48
Still, “The Insider,” a terrific movie, grippingly demonstrated how complicated things can become when one powerful company, a major network, collides with another, a tobacco corporation.
Nov 23, 2014 New York Times
added Nov 21, 2014 12:11
Charles Lewis discussed the history of investigative journalism in the tobacco industry during a lecture titled “The Truth About the Lies.” Lewis, a former investigative reporter for ABC News and producer of the CBS program “60 Minutes,” is the founder o
Nov 20, 2014 Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Nov 21, 2014 12:05
federal court has ruled that the liquids contained in e-cigarettes aren't medicinal products and can be sold freely. E-cigarettes are battery-powered devices that produce an odorless vapor which typically contains nicotine, and sometimes flavorings. The F
Nov 21, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 21, 2014 11:56
In the first lawsuit of its kind in Denmark, the Supreme Court rules against a long-term smoker's claims ... “Tobacco companies are not responsible for permanent damage that comes from long-term cigarette smoking,” the court wrote in its ruling according
Nov 20, 2014 The Local (dk)
added Nov 21, 2014 01:33
that two tobacco companies were not responsible for health problems suffered by a longtime smoker. Allan Lykke Jensen, 67, smoked for almost 50 years and had sought damages of 53,000 kroner (8,900 dollars) for health issues that included heart problems.
Nov 20, 2014 Deutsche Presse-Agentur GmbH (dpa) (de)
added Nov 21, 2014 01:07
Nov 20, 2014 Legal Week (uk)
added Nov 20, 2014 21:34