Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits — 30,195 headlines found
In an agreement Prager approved in 2004, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. agreed to limit tobacco advertising in teen magazines, settling a lawsuit filed in 2001 by then-state Attorney General Bill Lockyer.
Jan 6, 2017 San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jan 7, 2017 16:47
ending an infringement lawsuit as well as challenges that Nu Mark had launched attacking the validity of the patents. Fontem, a unit of U.K tobacco company Imperial Brands...
Jan 6, 2017 Law360
added Jan 7, 2017 02:42
A Florida appellate court this week cut a pair of Engle awards against the country’s two biggest tobacco companies, after concluding the trial judge in each case erred in not reducing their compensatory damages.
Jan 6, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Jan 7, 2017 02:31
The damages amount — $15.3 million compensatory and $22.5 million punitive — in the Laura Grossman case ...The appeals court determined the trial court “erred in failing to reduce the jury’s compensatory damages award by its comparative fault finding” and
Jan 6, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 6, 2017 19:31
The lawyers who secured a $45 million settlement for Arkansas Marlboro Lights smokers worked more than 15,000 hours...asking the presiding judge...to decide how much they should be paid for their efforts, money that would come out of the settlement fund.
Jan 6, 2017 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Jan 6, 2017 19:29
Paltzik of the Joshpe Law Group, representing NYC Clash, told New York Law Journal. “Electronic cigarettes are a product that does not emit smoke. The City Council may have confused some of the health effects and byproducts of cigarettes with the health e
Jan 5, 2017 The Daily Caller (blog)
added Jan 9, 2017 01:51
“Just as the tobacco industry formed the Tobacco Industry Research Committee in 1953 to respond to scientific evidence linking smoking to lung cancer, Coca-Cola’s strategy was one of ‘cultivating relationships’ with scientists as a way to ‘balance the de
Jan 5, 2017 Christian Science Monitor
added Jan 6, 2017 16:18
The court dismissed a lawsuit filed by a smoker's rights group to overturn the city's ban on electronic cigarettes in the same places where traditional cigarettes are banned. The devices do not use tobacco, but instead use a liquid containing nicotine a
Jan 5, 2017 NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Jan 6, 2017 01:59
NYC CLASH, argued that the city violated the state constitution by lumping unrelated subjects in one bill because the vaping and smoking tobacco are different. In May 2015, a lower court ruled against NYC CLASH and on Thursday the Manhattan Appellate Div
Jan 5, 2017 New York Daily News
added Jan 6, 2017 01:47
appellate panel on Jan. 3 affirmed the constitutionality of a ban on e-cigarettes or vaping devices in schools, restaurants and outdoor public spaces in New York City because the “one-subject rule” in the state’s constitution does not apply to local laws
Jan 5, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Jan 6, 2017 01:01