Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits 30,857 headlines found

2 Views

[Alaska] Jury Rules In Favor Of Phillip Morris In Tobacco Trial

Hunter, accused Phillip Morris of defrauding smokers like her husband by manipulating them with false advertising. Her husband started smoking when he was 10, and died of lung cancer 40 years later. Phillip Morris doesn’t deny that it misled customers, bu
KYUK (Bethel, AK)
added Apr 27, 2018 16:11
3 Views

Inside Kansas' Judgment Against Tobacco 21

In what may become a legal test case against municipalities raising the legal age for consumers to purchase tobacco products from the federally set bar of 18 to 21, a District Court judge in Kansas declared the age of 18 a “bright line” that allows young
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 27, 2018 16:06
0 Views

Age Discrimination Law Protects Applicants, Not Just Employees: US Appeals Court

Law.com
added Apr 27, 2018 00:42
0 Views

Inside Kansas' Judgment Against Tobacco 21

Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 27, 2018 00:42
0 Views

[Alaska] Major Tobacco Trial Comes To A Close In Bethel

Marshall resident Dolores Hunter lost her husband to lung cancer over a decade ago, and she has been suing Phillip Morris for damages ever since. She alleges that her husband, Benjamin Francis, was deceived about the health effects of Marlboro Lights cig
KYUK (Bethel, AK)
added Apr 27, 2018 00:35
2 Views

[Alaska] Bethel jury decides: Zero dollars to widow of smoker

A major case that started a decade ago between tobacco company Philip Morris and a woman from Marshall, Alaska, ended yesterday afternoon with zero dollars being awarded to Delores Hunter. Hunter’s husband, Benjamin Francis, smoked Marlboro cigarettes,
Must Read Alaska
added Apr 27, 2018 00:34
1 View

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6257-21: (Proposed) ORDER # ___ -Remand, Apr 26, 2018

it is hereby ORDERED that: The corrective statements remedy under Order #1015 (Dkt. No. 5733; issued Aug. 17, 2006)...is hereby MODIFIED as set forth below: PART 1: REVISED IMPLEMENTATION SPECIFICATIONS FOR CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS FOR WEBSITES AND ONSERTS
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 26, 2018 19:33
1 View

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6257: CONSENT MOTION FOR ENTRY OF THIRD SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY FOR WEBSITES AND ONSERTS, Apr 26, 2018

The parties have reached agreement for the Corrective Statements remedy to begin on dates certain in two media channels—namely, websites and package “onserts”—and respectfully ask the Court to review and, if acceptable, promptly enter the attached (propo
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 26, 2018 19:04
1 View

BAT Cautious About Introducing Cigarette Alternatives in Malaysia

is keen on introducing its HnB device Glo, in the Southeast Asian country but is concerned about the local unclear legal framework.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Apr 26, 2018 17:28
0 Views

[Florida] R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, Appellant, vs. Patsy Elaine Davis, Appellee. An Appeal from the Circuit Court for Miami-Dade County, William Thomas, Judge. (PDF)

the trial court abused its discretion in ordering a new trial...It is clear from the jury’s verdict that they disregarded the expert witness testimony on addiction, so there is no reasonable probability that the objectionable question was so prejudicial
Amazon CloudFront
added Apr 26, 2018 15:34
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines