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He also represented R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in a successful First Amendment challenge to a federal regulation requiring cigarette manufacturers to display graphic warnings on cigarette packages;
Mar 9, 2017 The Federalist Society
added Mar 9, 2017 17:39
Noel Francisco, the former Jones Day partner who is currently serving as acting Solicitor General, will be nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as SG, the federal government’s top lawyer before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Mar 7, 2017 Above the Law (blog)
added Mar 9, 2017 17:32
he represented snuff tobacco manufacturer Conwood Co. in suing U.S. Tobacco Co. (UST) for monopolization of the snuff tobacco market. The case ended in what is widely considered to be one of the largest antitrust verdicts ever awarded to a private litigan
Mar 6, 2017 The Legal Intelligencer
added Mar 9, 2017 01:10
More than a dozen antitrust attorneys who represent plaintiffs backed the nomination of U.S. Circuit Judge Neil Gorsuch... .... Tobacco Co., an award that was later upheld by the Sixth Circuit and is believed to be the largest...
Mar 8, 2017 Law360
added Mar 8, 2017 23:59
A smoker's widow urged the Florida Supreme Court Wednesday to uphold a $30 million punitive damages award against R.J. Reynolds, arguing that it was not excessive because of the egregious conduct by tobacco companies in hiding smoking's harms.
Mar 8, 2017 Law360
added Mar 8, 2017 23:54
A three-way dispute between two tobacco companies and the state of Florida attorney general's office has lead to a haze of confusion. In February, according to a report by the Winston-Salem Journal, ITG Brands filed a lawsuit against tobacco giant RJ Re
Mar 6, 2017 Florida Record (U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform)
added Mar 7, 2017 12:52
In a letter titled ‘Request for Information Under the Freedom of Information Act’ with specific reference to the tax benefit (s) in the tobacco industry, ERA/FoEN made 11 specific requests.
Mar 5, 2017 Leadership (ng)
added Mar 6, 2017 15:47
Landlords could potentially find themselves hit with new lease requirements, periodic checking obligations and even financial penalties following the publication of the ‘Sanctions to tackle tobacco duty evasion and other excise duty evasion’ consultation
Mar 3, 2017 Lexology (uk)
added Mar 6, 2017 15:30
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