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A World War II hero who died of lung disease never knew how bad smoking was for him because R.J. Reynolds and other tobacco companies sowed doubt around many scientific findings about the dangers of cigarettes, his family's lawyer told a Florida jury Tues
Feb 7, 2017 Law360
added Feb 8, 2017 03:06
A Kentucky federal judge on Monday canceled a jury trial following a settlement agreement in a case over unpaid wages, breach of contract and unlawful passport withholding brought by nine Mexican H-2A farm workers who were recruited to work on tobacco far
Feb 6, 2017 Law360
added Feb 8, 2017 00:55
A federal judge has set May 12 for a hearing on whether to dismiss a consolidated lawsuit targeting Natural American Spirit super-premium cigarettes....In 2015, the Food and Drug Administration sent Santa Fe and two other manufacturers warning letters abo
Feb 7, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 7, 2017 16:44
the following times are allotted for the oral argument of this case scheduled for February 14, 2017, at 9:30 A.M.: Appellant Philip Morris USA, Inc. -10 Minutes Appellees -10 Minutes...Circuit Judge Brown, and Senior Circuit Judges Sentelle and Randolph
Feb 6, 2017 Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 7, 2017 01:33
A federal magistrate judge in Kentucky on Feb. 3 found that the owners of a tobacco farm who were sued for allegedly violating federal work visa laws will not face an undue hardship by having to depose a group of migrant workers in Mexico, denying the ow
Feb 6, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Feb 7, 2017 00:58
Once again, Jones Day made a big splash at the U.S. Supreme Court in 2016, taking on some of most high profile legal matters including ... former Virginia Gov. Robert McDonnell’s corruption case, earning it a spot as one of...
Feb 6, 2017 Law360
added Feb 6, 2017 18:18
plaintiff claims defendants' concealment of smoking's dangers led to nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Feb 6, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Feb 6, 2017 01:39
ARCHIVE: Science for hire: a tobacco industry strategy to influence public opinion on secondhand smoke.
In this report, we detail the pervasive nature of the so-called ETS Consultants Program, outline the wide range of activities undertaken by the consultants, and highlight the role of the industry's corporate attorneys in creating and managing this program
Jun 1, 2003 Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 6, 2017 00:44
[Korea - South] ARCHIVE: The Tobacco Industry’s Abuse of Scientific Evidence and Activities to Recruit Scientists During Tobacco Litigation [FREE FULL TEXT]
healthcare professionals need to pay a great deal of attention to the enormous volume of written opinions and supporting evidence that tobacco companies submit. They also need to face the fact that the companies engage in recruitment of scientists.
Jan 1, 2016 Journal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health
added Feb 6, 2017 00:40
In addition, Mr. Conway played a substantial role in prosecuting one of the most prominent defamation cases in recent memory (Philip Morris v. American Broadcasting Cos.).
Feb 5, 2017 Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
added Feb 5, 2017 03:17