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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Owe $8M For Professor's Death, Widow Says

The widow of a well-liked university business and marketing professor urged a Florida jury on Friday to award her more than $8 million against R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris over his death from heart and lung diseases, saying the tobacco companies deceiv
Law360
added Dec 17, 2016 03:02
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FORSYTH v MPAA: NOTICE OF MOTION FOR ATTORNEYS’ FEES, Dec 15, 2016

is imperative “to deter [the] chilling” of First Amendment rights through “abuse of the judicial process.” NATO therefore respectfully requests that this Court award $189,671.25, in addition to the fees expected to be further incurred on this motion, proo
Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 16, 2016 22:22
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FDA Makes Statements on Synthetic Nicotine

s. FDA... In a response brief to the Court dated Nov. 1 2016, the FDA stated that: “Not all nicotine-free e-liquids (NFLs) are subject to the deeming rule. Assuming an NFL is not made or derived from tobacco, it is subject to the rule only if it meets the
Convenience Store Decisions
added Dec 16, 2016 18:30
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[Florida] They took on the tobacco industry — and won

Miami Beach lawyers Robert Grover, Norman Ciment, Marvin Weinstein and Sherwin Stauber have accomplished much in their 53 years on both sides of the bench...it was their landmark courtroom victories against Big Tobacco, from which they secured more than
Miami (FL) Herald
added Dec 16, 2016 16:49
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[Alabama] VIDEO: Huntsville man sues after e-cigarette battery explodes

His lawsuit explains the rest. It alleges an employee recommended the batteries, which had no warnings on the label before he started using them. The lawsuit states that Jensen placed the batteries in his front pocket, and then it happened. "I just fel
WTVM-TV Ch. 9 (Columbus, GA)
added Dec 16, 2016 16:45
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[China, New Jersey] 4 injured N.J. vapers sue e-cigarette retailers for selling exploding devices

According to the lawsuits filed in state Superior Court: * Gregory and Stacey L. Burdash of Berlin sued Mode E. Vape Lounge, also in Berlin, which sold the e-cigarette device, and Kanger Tech, the Chinese company which manufactured the battery and charg
NJ.com
added Dec 16, 2016 16:39
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Statements From FDA in NICOPURE® vs. FDA Lawsuit Confirm Next Generation Labs’ TFN NICOTINE® Is Not A Tobacco Product

“The FDA’s statements to the Court seem to confirm our long-held position: TFN Nicotine® products cannot be regulated under the Deeming Rule as they simply are not tobacco products. In order to comply with the FDA, the onus is on e-liquid manufacturers t
GlobeNewswire
added Dec 15, 2016 19:56
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[Washington] Tribe’s Cig-Tax Suit Barred By Federal Law, 9th Circ. Says ($$)

ruled Tuesday that the Yakama Indian Nation can't sue to bar the imposition of a federal excise tax on a member-owned company's tobacco products, saying the tribe's claims fall under a federal law that "bars any suit that would restrain the assessment and
Law360
added Dec 14, 2016 20:49
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[Florida] Watch Ursula Henninger's Closing Help Curb Punitives in Seven-Figure Tobacco Trial

"RJR only cares about money is the claim. If that's the case, why do we have Premier, Eclipse, Snus," Henninger responded in her closing as she lined up the company's traditional cigarette alternatives. "We sell Eclipse, we lose money. Why do we have th
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Dec 14, 2016 19:47
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NEWCOMBE: The FDA's Unauthorized War on Pipes and Cigars

This will never stand. It is too stupid, too ridiculous and, frankly, too dangerous.... Let's hope the new Congress will pass a law reining in the FDA in their attempt to ban cigars and pipes from America, or the courts will side with small businesses an
Reason Magazine
added Dec 14, 2016 17:02
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