Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Lorillard 1,352 headlines found


ARCHIVE: The faces of the modern day tobacco lobby

Here are some examples: In 2011, a lobby firm called Capitol Legislative Strategies worked on behalf of tobacco company Altria Client Services on "any issue affecting the tobacco industry including Public Law No: 111-31 Family Smoking Prevention and Tob
Daily Kos (blog)
added Jul 31, 2014 00:57

[North Carolina] Flat cigarette sales, drop in blue Cigs sales, lead to decline in 2Q net income for Lorillard

Overall flat cigarette sales, along with a sharp drop in blu eCigs sales, contributed to a 4.2 percent decrease in net income for Lorillard Inc. in the second quarter. The Greensboro tobacco manufacturer reported today $300 million in net income compared
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 30, 2014 19:17
1 View

Lorillard, Inc. Reports Second Quarter Results

Reported (GAAP) diluted earnings per share remained flat at $0.83 per share compared to the second quarter of 2013. Adjusted (Non-GAAP) diluted earnings per share increased 3.7% over last year to $0.84. Cigarettes adjusted operating income (Non-GAAP) inc
PR Newswire
added Jul 30, 2014 16:43

Investor Alert: Lawsuit against Takeover of Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO) filed

The Shareholders Foundation announces that an investor, who currently holds shares of Lorillard Inc. (NYSE:LO), filed a lawsuit in effort to halt the proposed takeover of Lorillard Inc. by Reynolds American Inc for a value of $68.88 per share. Investors
added Jul 29, 2014 14:06

Judge: FDA can’t use menthol report

The involvement of DHHS in the lawsuit comes in part from a recommendation of an ethics official who concluded a menthol ban would have no “direct and predictable effect” on the financial interests of drug companies that make smoking-cessation products.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2014 01:22

[Florida] 3Qs: Big tobacco firm faces big payout

Here, we dis­cuss the ver­dict and its impli­ca­tions with Uni­ver­sity Dis­tin­guished Pro­fessor of Law Richard Day­nard. . . conceivable that the jury was influenced by the $27 billion buy-out deal in coming up with $23+ billion in punishment: They mig
Northeastern News
added Jul 24, 2014 20:21

[USA] Imperial Tobacco to snag US e-cig lead thanks to deal

insisted the assets include Lorillard's blu e-cigarette unit. The brand gives Imperial, which will become the third-largest U.S. tobacco company overall, a big lead in the new and fast-growing U.S. electronic cigarette market where it now accounts for ab
added Jul 24, 2014 09:43

Lorillard Investor Sues to Halt $25 Billion Reynolds Deal

“To the detriment of the company’s shareholders, the terms of the merger agreement substantially favor Reynolds and are calculated to unreasonably dissuade potential suitors from making competing offers,” the investor, Vincent Valentino, said in the compl
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 23, 2014 20:51

[California] Palos Verdes Estates woman testifies in negligence suit against tobacco company

“When he was gone, I felt like half of me was gone,” 69-year-old Tajie Major said of former Navy Capt. William “Earl” Major, who smoked for decades....Her lawsuit, being tried before jurors in a Los Angeles courtroom, alleges Lorillard put sales over safe
Torrance (CA) Daily Breeze
added Jul 23, 2014 15:20

Altria's (MO) CEO Marty Barrington on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

composition of the TPSAC was flawed by appointment of people that had conflicts of interest....So I'm sure that we’re trying to be a constructive partner at FDA but it's important for the integrity of the system that everybody play by the rules. So I'm su
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 22, 2014 17:46
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines