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[New York] FedEx Liable To NY, NYC In $681M Contraband Cigarette Case ($$)

The Southern District of New York has ruled on cross-motions for summary judgment, finding FedEx Ground Package System Inc. was liable for violations of Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act and Assurance of...
added Sep 29, 2018 12:48

[North Carolina] Federal Court Victory for Migrant Farmworkers Protects Their Right to Organize

Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) — has worked tirelessly to advocate for the rights of these workers. The union has successfully negotiated on their behalf with major employers, such as the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company. But in 2017, North Carolina
American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU)
added Sep 28, 2018 21:01

Glancy Prongay & Murray LLP Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Philip Morris International Inc. Investors

Investors suffering losses on their Philip Morris investments are encouraged to contact Lesley Portnoy of GPM to discuss their legal rights in this class action at 310-201-9150 or by email to
Business Wire
added Sep 28, 2018 03:54

[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.
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

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
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.
added Sep 26, 2018 17:48

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...
added Sep 26, 2018 17:41


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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