Headlines Tagged with Lorillard — 1,671 headlines found
Diffusion of Messages from an Electronic Cigarette Brand to Potential Users through Twitter [FREE FULL TEXT]
This study explores the presence and actions of an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) brand, Blu, on Twitter to observe how marketing messages are sent and diffused through the retweet (i.e., message forwarding) functionality....Retweet networks can serv
Dec 18, 2015 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jan 26, 2016 17:44
reinstated a U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel and its study proposing a menthol cigarette ban, finding R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. hadn't shown actual or imminent harm from the report or the panel's inclusion of experts who have testified against tob
Jan 14, 2016 Law360
added Jan 16, 2016 13:34
said that the plaintiffs lack standing because they must show an injury that is "actual or imminent, not conjectural or hypothetical" and that all three of their cited injuries did not meet that test.
Jan 15, 2016 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 16, 2016 13:30
The conflict cited was that Dr. Neal Benowitz, Dr. Jack Henningfield and Dr. Jonathan Samet had a financial relationship with pharmaceutical companies... Leon ruled that the FDA “erred in determining that the challenged members … did not have financial a
Jan 16, 2016 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 16, 2016 13:28
a panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, overturned that lower court ruling because it found the tobacco companies lacked standing to even bring the case in the first place.
Jan 15, 2016 The Consumerist (blog)
added Jan 15, 2016 23:02
The nation’s second most powerful court dealt a blow to big tobacco Friday, siding with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the battle over regulating menthol cigarettes. Tobacco companies challenged a FDA advisory report that says there is evide
Jan 15, 2016 The Hill
added Jan 15, 2016 19:19
shepherding Reynolds American Inc.’s $27.4 billion tie-up with Lorillard Inc. through its own rough regulatory waters, Jones Day’s competition team has earned a place on Law360's list of...
Jan 11, 2016 Law360
added Jan 12, 2016 01:02
In June, the company (NYSE: RAI) finalized its highly anticipated $27.4 billion merger with Greensboro rival Lorillard, a move that significantly changed the tobacco industry. Pall Mall cigarettes, a R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. brand, will remain in the p
Dec 10, 2015 Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Dec 11, 2015 18:49
backed a tax court win for a trademark and trade name licensing subsidiary of Lorillard Tobacco Co., agreeing that a rule that would have allowed the state to collect more under its corporate business tax did not apply....
Dec 4, 2015 Law360
added Dec 6, 2015 01:44
The agreement with Nicoventures Holdings Ltd. likely played a role in BAT’s decision to provide Reynolds with $4.7 billion to keep the ownership stake at 42 percent following the completion of Reynolds’ $29.25 billion megadeal for Lorillard Inc. Legacy L
Dec 2, 2015 Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Dec 2, 2015 07:34