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Appeals Court Reinstates FDA's Menthol Report

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.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 16, 2016 13:30
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Appeals court lifts injunction on menthol advisory report

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
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 16, 2016 13:28
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Big Tobacco Loses Legal Challenge To FDA Report On Menthol Cigarettes

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.
The Consumerist (blog)
added Jan 15, 2016 23:02
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Big tobacco dealt major defeat in court

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
The Hill
added Jan 15, 2016 19:19
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Competition Group Of The Year: Jones Day ($$)

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...
Law360
added Jan 12, 2016 01:02
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[North Carolina] 2015 was a transformational year for Reynolds American

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
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Dec 11, 2015 18:49
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NJ Court Upholds Business Tax Win For Lorillard IP Unit ($$)

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....
Law360
added Dec 6, 2015 01:44
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Reynolds, BAT finalize vapor tech sharing agreement

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
Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Dec 2, 2015 07:34
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Racial Politics Flavor Debate Over Banning Menthol Cigarettes

Lorillard made a striking exception for one set of Democrats: African Americans. It gave campaign cash to half of all black members of Congress...Banning menthol would be politically difficult...African American politicians and organizations have been lar
FairWarning
added Nov 17, 2015 17:03
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This is a 'golden age' for tobacco investors

"We continue to refer to this period of time as 'The Golden Age,' given the robust growth dynamic currently in place and we believe we could see upside to earnings during this period of volume growth even in relation to our strong current growth estimate
Business Insider
added Oct 17, 2015 12:54
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