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[Florida] R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellant, v. CINDY EVERS, Appellee.: Opinion filed September 15, 2017. (PDF)
Although we conclude that R.J. Reynolds waived its argument that the 1995 version of the statute still required imposition of a three-to-one cap on the punitive damages award, we alternatively hold that the trial court properly determined that clear an
Sep 15, 2017 Florida Second District Court Of Appeal
added Sep 20, 2017 03:59
UPCOMING Trial 09/25/17 – . . . plaintiff claims defendants caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease by concealing the dangers of cigarettes.
Sep 18, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 18, 2017 23:34
[Asia, India] Costs of tobacco outweigh Centre’s total spend in health sector! Does it have a plan to deal with this?
Powerful tobacco lobbies have ensured, over the past few months, the government has taken action against two bodies—FCRA clearances were revoked for the Public Health Foundation of India (PHFI) and a Michael Bloomberg charity—that have worked on effectiv
Sep 18, 2017 Financial Express (in)
added Sep 18, 2017 15:12
companies such as Philip Morris - with its challenge to Australia's plain packaging laws for tobacco - have done an even better job of bolstering the sceptics' case by using obscure investment treaties to challenge national regulations.
Sep 18, 2017 Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 18, 2017 13:50
state appeals court Friday upheld a jury's award of $12.36 million in punitive damages in a smoking-related death. A three-judge panel of the 2nd District Court of Appeal sided with Cindy Evers, whose late mother, Jacqueline Loyd, suffered from lung can
Sep 15, 2017 WUSF (Tampa Bay, FL)
added Sep 18, 2017 05:24
upheld a $12.3 million punitive damages award Friday in a suit by a woman whose mother succumbed to smoking-related ailments, ruling that the cap on punitive damages passed by the Florida Legislature in 1999 does not apply to Engle progeny plaintiffs.
Sep 15, 2017 Law360
added Sep 18, 2017 05:14
Notice of Appeal Filed in Deeming Rule Challenge by Right to be Smoke-Free Coalition and Nicopure Labs
The lawsuit challenges aspects of FDA's Deeming Regulation and the Tobacco Control Act as they are being applied to the vapor industry. The RSF Coalition respectfully disagrees with the conclusions reached by the lower court and believes that both the la
Sep 15, 2017 National Law Review
added Sep 17, 2017 19:51
The new complaint relates to an earlier one filed in 2012. In that one, New London Tobacco Market and Fivemile Energy argued they had leased coal in Breathitt County to Kentucky Fuel and that the company did not carry out the contract terms.
Sep 16, 2017 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Sep 17, 2017 19:38
a state appeals court Friday upheld a jury’s award of $12.36 million in punitive damages in a smoking-related death. A three-judge panel of the 2nd District Court of Appeal sided with Cindy Evers, whose late mother, Jacqueline Loyd, suffered from lung ca
Sep 15, 2017 Florida Politics
added Sep 17, 2017 15:11
[Kentucky, West Virginia] Governor Justice’s companies accused of fraudulent transfers in federal court case
The lawsuit was filed by New London Tobacco Market Inc. of Tennessee and by Fivemile Energy LLC of Kentucky...One part of the agreement was $10,000 retainer fees that were to be paid to New London Tobacco Market each month starting in 2010. The lawsuit c
Sep 16, 2017 West Virginia Metro News Network
added Sep 17, 2017 14:00