Headlines Tagged with Lorillard — 1,740 headlines found
A California appellate court on Wednesday upheld a $3.8 million verdict against an R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. subsidiary for contributing to a smoker’s death by negligently designing its cigarettes, holding that federal law does not preempt the smoker’s w
Aug 31, 2017 Law360
added Sep 1, 2017 13:54
The three-judge panel of the California Court of Appeal for the Second District, Division Eight, in a unanimous decision on Wednesday said the trial court did not err in its jury instructions and federal law did not preempt the woman’s claims.
Aug 31, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 1, 2017 03:07
Justice Rubin Declares That Federal Government Has Not Preempted Disputes Concerning Liability For Smokers’ Deaths, Rejects Contention That State Is Effectively Creating a Ban on Cigarettes
Aug 31, 2017 Metropolitan News-Enterprise (Los Angeles, CA)
added Sep 1, 2017 03:04
The case pits plaintiff Richard DeLisle and his wife, Aline, against industrial manufacturers Crane Co., Hollingsworth & Vose Co. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., as successor by merger to Lorillard Tobacco Co. DeLisle, a cancer patient, linked his mesothe
Aug 22, 2017 floridabiz.com (Daily Business Review)
added Aug 23, 2017 04:27
has agreed to take up a case filed by Richard DeLisle who claims that his mesothelioma was caused by asbestos in cigarette filters and other products. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Crane Co. were the manufacturers accused of causing the exposure with asb
Jul 25, 2017 Mesothelioma.com (Early, Ludwick, Sweeney & Strauss)
added Jul 26, 2017 15:02
the jury had found the cigarettes’ design was a key factor in a smoker’s death, casting doubt on the tobacco giant’s argument that federal law preempted...R.J. Reynolds is seeking to overturn a 2014 verdict finding that its subsidiary, Lorillard Tobacco..
Jun 27, 2017 Law360
added Jun 28, 2017 15:24
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA and ITG Brands LLC all raised their list prices in November and in March by 8 cents a pack each time.
Jun 1, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 1, 2017 18:39
seeking an injunction that would force the Reynolds defendants to dismiss their complaint against ITG in Florida state court over the sale of four cigarette brands to ITG Brands in conjunction with the Reynolds defendants’ takeover of Lorillard Tobacco Co
Mar 14, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Mar 15, 2017 00:03
The sales momentum that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has been riding from its Newport acquisition slowed during February, according to Nielsen data released Tuesday. Reynolds experienced a 0.7 percent drop-off during a four-week period that ended Feb. 25,
Mar 8, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 8, 2017 16:18
launched a lawsuit in the Delaware Chancery Court aimed at halting an action R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. filed in Florida connected to its $7 billion sale of four well-known cigarette brands, arguing any claims from that deal belong in the...
Feb 21, 2017 Law360
added Feb 22, 2017 17:20