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[New York] U.S. court dismisses NY lawsuit against FedEx over cigarettes

in which New York state and New York City claimed that the package delivery company had shipped untaxed cigarettes, cheating both out of tax revenue, according to a court document.
Reuters
added Sep 28, 2018 03:33
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Connecticut Federal Suit Over Irreconciled Tobacco Shipments, Threats Tossed ($$)

Allegations of unconstitutionality surrounding a Connecticut law that revokes a license to sell tobacco products when a tobacco manufacturer is unable to reconcile nationwide sales with federal interstate...
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 28, 2018 03:17
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Beth Wilkinson has deep experience representing high-profile clients in hot water, and recently commented on her experience as a female trial lawyer.

Judge Brett Kavanaugh has hired high-powered Washington, D.C., trial attorney Beth Wilkinson to represent him as he seeks to protect his U.S. Supreme Court nomination after a California professor accused him of sexually assaulting her when they were both
Law.com
added Sep 26, 2018 17:49
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VIDEO: Kavanaugh's attorney: He respects women

Brett Kavanaugh's attorney Beth Wilkinson tells CNN's John Berman dozens of women have spoken in favor of her client, and that he treats women with dignity and respect.
CNN
added Sep 26, 2018 17:48
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Beth Wilkinson

Lead trial counsel for Philip Morris USA in two consumer class actions involving Light cigarettes and multi-billion-dollar damage claims. After a complete defense verdict in one of the cases, the other case was settled on favorable terms.
Wilkinson Walsh + Eskovitz
added Sep 26, 2018 17:46
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ARCHIVE: Top Female Trial Attorney: Paul Weiss' Beth Wilkinson ($$)

Beth A. Wilkinson does not consider it an honor or a privilege to represent major corporations like tobacco giant Altria Group Inc., drug manufacturer Pfizer Inc. or even the National Football...
Law360
added Sep 26, 2018 17:41
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[Netherlands] JUDGE WITHDRAWS FROM BIG TOBACCO CASE AFTER ACCUSATIONS OF BIAS

Wabeke officially withdrew from a lawsuit filed by a group of anti-smokers against the tobacco industry. On Monday the lawyer representing this group, Benedicte Ficq, accused the judge of being biased. Later in the day the court in The Hague granted Wabek
NL Times (nl)
added Sep 26, 2018 01:03
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Florida Supreme Court Reinstates $20 Million Award In Engle-Progeny Case ($$)

A Florida appeals court erred when it created a bright-line cap on the amount of noneconomic damages available to adult, financially independent children who prevail on wrongful death...
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 26, 2018 00:49
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Michael Cohen Hires Former Clinton Aide Lanny Davis

Besides Davis, he is represented by former U.S. Attorney Dan Webb and former Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff.
The Daily Beast
added Sep 25, 2018 19:15
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This is the man who will supervise Mueller if Trump fires Rosenstein

Even before he became Donald Trump’s top Supreme Court advocate, Solicitor General Noel Francisco was a magnet for Trumpian causes. Francisco was one of the tobacco industry‘s top appellate advocates.
Think Progress (blog)
added Sep 25, 2018 17:35
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