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The Lawyer Who Will Shape Trump’s Presidency ($$)

Absent from the spotlight was Donald McGahn of Jones Day, the lawyer that the U.S. Office of Government Ethics had tried eagerly to reach in the days after the election to discuss Trump’s conflicts, who was general counsel for Trump’s presidential campai
Law360
added Jan 20, 2017 22:10
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STATE OF FLORIDA v. AMERICAN TOBACCO COMPANY, R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY et al.: THE STATE’S MOTION TO JOIN ITG BRANDS, LLC AS A DEFENDANT AND TO ENFORCE THE SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT

The State is presently owed more than $45 million and will continue to suffer annual losses of approximately $30 million absent the Court’s enforcement of the Settlement Agreement that it approved and adopted more than 20 years ago. Pursuant to that Sett
Amazon CloudFront
added Jan 20, 2017 20:47
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[Florida] Product Liability Group Of The Year: Shook Hardy ($$)

The Shook Hardy team also continued its successful representation of Philip Morris in so-called Engle progeny cases in Florida, often helping the company escape, or score significant reductions in, liability with its work on nine trials over the past yea
Law360
added Jan 20, 2017 20:08
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[Florida] Product Liability Group Of The Year: King & Spalding ($$)

a major win for GlaxoSmithKline... A number of Florida juries have been duly persuaded by the trial teams of King & Spalding, which in the past year managed to score eight courtroom victories for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in so-called Engle progeny suits
Law360
added Jan 20, 2017 15:46
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[Asia] IHC adjourns hearing of tax matter filed by M/s Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited

A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Thursday adjourned the hearing of a tax matter, challenging a recovery notice issued under ‘Super Tax Regime 2015’. M/s Pakistan Tobacco Company Limited had filed the case which was heard by IHC divisi
Customs Today (pk)
added Jan 20, 2017 03:51
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[New York] FedEx Gets OK To Fight Privilege Claims In Tobacco Suit ($$)

FedEx Ground was granted permission by a New York federal judge Thursday to file a motion challenging assertions of privilege made by New York state officials on nearly 400 documents the shipper says it needs to defend allegations it made illegal shipment
Law360
added Jan 20, 2017 02:59
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[District of Columbia] CBS News anchor Scott Pelley thanks Jones Day.

Jones Day’s Washington DC office apparently has a great view overlooking the US Capitol, because whenever there’s a major DC event, CBS News broadcasts from Jones Day’s building. And every time they do, CBS publicly acknowledges the firm: “And with the
Fishman Marketing, Inc.
added Jan 20, 2017 02:41
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Advancing the right to health: the vital role of law

This report aims to raise awareness about the role that the reform of public health laws can play in advancing the right to health and in creating the conditions for people to live healthy lives. By encouraging a better understanding of how public health
World Health Organization (WHO)
added Jan 19, 2017 18:35
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[Asia] WHO report cites India's initiatives on tobacco control

A World Health Organisation report released today has cited India's multiple initiatives on tobacco control,... "After considering the effect of smoking on both smokers and non-smokers, the Court (Supreme Court of India) issued an order prohibiting smoki
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jan 19, 2017 18:34
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[Florida] Fla. Sues RJR For Stopping Payments Under Tobacco Deal ($$)

the state has stopped receiving annual tobacco settlement payments for the Winston, Kool and Salem cigarette brands since R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. sold them to ITG Brands LLC for $7 billion. Attorney General Pam Bondi filed an enforcement motion against
Law360
added Jan 19, 2017 15:31
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