Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits — 30,929 headlines found
Morgan & Morgan, the nation's largest plaintiffs' firm, is thrilled to announce that its attorneys Craig Stevens and John Dill scored a major $1,650,000 verdict in a landmark victory against tobacco company R.J. Reynolds this week, ending an eight year lo
Jul 19, 2017 PR Newswire
added Jul 20, 2017 03:44
appeals court struck a jury's verdict for two tobacco companies in an Engle progeny case Wednesday after finding the trial judge made inconsistent rulings on a doctor's testimony that defense counsel then exploited to argue a Florida woman was not addicte
Jul 5, 2017 Law360
added Jul 7, 2017 03:33
Lawyers in 17 countries are following Dutch lawyers' lead in suing the tobacco industry for attempted murder or aggravated assault. Anti-smoking organizations and lawyers from 15 countries gathered in Geneva recently to discuss the Dutch appraoch to the,
Jul 4, 2017 NL Times (nl)
added Jul 4, 2017 11:37
was awarded $1.81 million last week for the lung cancer death of his wife, wrapping a rare Engle progeny trial against three of the country’s four biggest tobacco companies. Santoro v. R.J. Reynolds, et al., 2008-CV-025807(19). Jurors awarded Charles San
Apr 3, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 4, 2017 12:30
Fort Lauderdale attorneys won a $3 million tobacco verdict for a widow whose husband died a decade ago — but the legal battle will likely continue past her 90th birthday. The Feb. 23 verdict for Blanche Fox found that her husband's lifelong addiction to
Mar 13, 2017 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Mar 15, 2017 20:25
In this tobacco litigation case, plaintiff claims defendant tobacco company concealed the dangers of cigarettes, leading to nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Nov 28, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Dec 1, 2016 20:37
[Florida] Snap Judgment: Jurors' Quick Verdict Clears R.J. Reynolds in $8M+ Trial over Health Dept. Worker's Fatal Cancer
Jurors rejected the claimed link between nicotine addiction and the 1992 cancer death of Rebecca Fredenhagen, a Florida health department worker who chain smoked for decades. Thursday's verdict followed a six-day trial in which Fredenhagen's daughter, D
Aug 26, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Aug 26, 2016 20:50
The parties subject to these new regulations should be sure to familiarize themselves with the rule’s requirements... broadcast stations and other media outlets should now become even more vigilant in vetting such advertisements prior to their release.
Aug 5, 2016 Law360
added Aug 5, 2016 20:23
widow of a chain-smoking military veteran who died of lung cancer urged a Florida jury on Friday to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. liable for his death, saying the company hid the dangers of cigarettes from him until he was hopelessly addicted.
Jul 29, 2016 Law360
added Jul 30, 2016 13:30
Global Premium Cigars LLC of Miami sued the FDA on Wednesday over how the rules affect trademarked and copyrighted artwork on its cigar boxes. The rules require labels that could constitute up to 30 percent of the box.
Jun 10, 2016 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Jun 10, 2016 12:20