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[North Carolina] Business Court judge dismisses trust suit vs. Reynolds, BAT

judge dismissed a shareholder lawsuit Tuesday that was filed by the Beatrice Corwin Living Irrevocable Trust. The lawsuit sought to block Reynolds American Inc.'s $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc., which closed June 12. The trust claimed in it
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 4, 2015 20:47
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[North Carolina] Hoping to strike just the right balance / Reynolds takes its time with plans for Newport

Now that Newport cigarettes have become a Reynolds American brand, the company is taking its time to decide how to proceed so it can make the most of its latest investment.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 4, 2015 10:23
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[Missouri] Woman claims cigarettes contained asbestos, caused cancer

A tobacco company allegedly secretly included asbestos in one of its cigarette brands in the 1950s, which cause mesothelioma, a lawsuit said. Katherine S. Jones filed the lawsuit July 9 in U.S. District Court in Missouri against RJ Reynolds Tobacco Co.
Legal NewsLine
added Aug 1, 2015 09:42
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FORM 8-K CURRENT REPORT

approved a special “Game Changer” incentive award program providing for the potential payment of one-time performance-based cash awards to all employees of RAI and its subsidiaries designed to maintain focus on the successful integration of the recently c
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 30, 2015 04:08
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[North Carolina] Megadeal leads to Reynolds stock split

Reynolds American Inc.'s board of directors provided investors Tuesday with two more bonuses from its $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc. The board approved a two-for one stock split — the first such action since October 2010 — and a 7.5 percent in
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2015 16:17
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[North Carolina] Newport add pushes Reynolds to strong 2Q

New revenue from Newport, the No. 2-selling U.S. traditional cigarette brand, capped a strong overall second-quarter performance by Reynolds American Inc. Reynolds reported $579 million in net income Tuesday when excluding gains and charges related to it
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2015 16:15
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[North Carolina] Reynolds needs air-quality permit for Newport

It turns out that equipment for manufacturing cigarettes is brand specific. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. is requesting an air-quality permit from Forsyth County that would allow the company to move Newport production equipment from Greensboro to its mammoth
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2015 16:13
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Megadeal leads to Reynolds stock split, increase in quarterly dividend

Reynolds American Inc.’s board of directors provided investors today with two more bonuses from its $29.25 billion purchase of Lorillard Inc. The board approved a two-for-one stock split Monday — the first such action since October 2010 — and a 7.5 perce
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 28, 2015 10:26
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Altria Could Gain From A Menthol Ban In The Post-Merger World

A recent merger between the U.S. number two and number three tobacco firms, Reynolds and Lorillard, is mostly based on capitalizing the opportunity in the menthol realm. However, as the FDA scrutinizes the product over higher addictive properties and har
Trefis
added Jul 24, 2015 10:11
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[North Carolina] Reynolds takes $3.5B in Lorillard debt

A key element of Reynolds' $29.25 billion offer for Lorillard that essentially was to acquire No. 2 traditional cigarette brand New port was taking possession of seven senior loans through exchange offers made in a private offering.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 14, 2015 11:36
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