Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits — 30,435 headlines found
A Nevada lawyer may move forward with a lawsuit claiming he is owed $6.72 million after he was cut out of his share of $114 million in attorneys' fees in a class action against major tobacco companies, a federal judge has ruled.
Mar 3, 2017 Reuters
added Mar 3, 2017 20:54
to litigate required payments under the 1998 tobacco master settlement...He said that research suggests that cigarettes are missing a required chemical additive that prevents them from combusting when not being smoked.
Mar 3, 2017 Law360
added Mar 3, 2017 20:47
The twist to vapes, as opposed to traditional cigarettes, is the fancy flavors in which they come. The devices run on a battery that heats a mixture of nicotine and liquid flavoring to produce a white, puffy cloud of vapor the user inhales. Two side note
Mar 3, 2017 JD Supra, LLC
added Mar 3, 2017 20:36
Lots of readers wrote in with suggestions for those condo owners whose balcony and even their apartment were spoiled by cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbors’ patio. Some suggested legal measures:
Mar 3, 2017 Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Mar 3, 2017 13:05
IT IS ORDERED that the Defendant’s motion for judgment on the pleadings with respect to Plaintiff’s claim for breach of fiduciary duty is GRANTED. The Plaintiff’s claim for breach of fiduciary duty is DISMISSED WITH PREJUDICE.
Mar 2, 2017 Amazon CloudFront
added Mar 3, 2017 03:37
judge on Wednesday gave the green light to an attorney who alleges that a class action litigation group owes him nearly $7 million after winning a $242 million judgment against The American Tobacco Company, finding at least a portion of his claims were ti
Mar 2, 2017 Law360
added Mar 3, 2017 03:34
the tobacco industry helped get Jeff Sessions elected to the Senate in 1996. In fact, Session got a bit too much money from R. J. Reyonlds... “If we let them get by with this extortion of the tobacco industry, then they’ll start shaking down other industr
Mar 1, 2017 Gizmodo
added Mar 2, 2017 05:39
A California federal judge on Monday awarded tobacco company Trendsettah USA Inc. $2.1 million in attorneys’ fees plus $939,000 in prejudgment interest in the wake of its antitrust and breach of contract suit against rival Swisher International Inc. that
Mar 1, 2017 Law360
added Mar 1, 2017 05:45
Murray and his conspirators used these counterfeit cards to conduct unauthorized purchases of high-end electronics and cigarettes, which they then resold for cash in Hampton Roads and New York state.
Feb 28, 2017 US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Mar 2, 2017 18:31
Jurors found that Malcolm Fox, 82, was addicted to R.J. Reynolds’ cigarettes containing nicotine. His addiction caused his coronary artery disease and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Lawyers representing his widow, Blanche Fox, successfully argued
Feb 28, 2017 KTRE_TV (Lufkin, TX)
added Mar 1, 2017 06:14