Headlines Tagged with Lawsuits — 30,433 headlines found
Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on Feb. 27 filed a notice of appeal with Florida’s Fourth District Court of Appeal over an Engle progeny suit in which the jury awarded the plaintiff $6 million (Philip Morris USA Inc., et al. v. Stanle
Mar 10, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Mar 11, 2017 00:23
Pennsylvania sellers of nicotine vaping supplies say the state’s Department of Revenue is enforcing an illegal, overbroad application of a 40 percent tax to items not inherently vape-related, according to a case removed to federal court Thursday. The com
Mar 10, 2017 Law360
added Mar 10, 2017 23:45
Portugal’s Supreme Court of Justice has ordered the country’s Competition Regulator to set up an inquiry into the Portuguese subsidiary of Philip Morris International (PMI), ‘Tabaqueira’, for abuse of dominant position and economic dependency, denounced
Mar 8, 2017 Portugal News (pt)
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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