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[Florida, North Carolina] Ruling allowing Engle evidence in future trials makes it harder for tobacco companies in smoking lawsuits
Philip Morris USA spokesman Brian May said the more than 200-page dissenting opinion “provides strong legal ground for review by the U.S. Supreme Court,” May said. “Although we disagree with the decision, it will not meaningfully change the trial struct
May 23, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 24, 2017 03:12
the 2017 chart will reflect the executive compensation of the new owner. That would include the compensation of Nicandro Durante, the chief executive of British American Tobacco Plc if its $49.4 billion purchase of Reynolds American Inc. closes. Examples
May 21, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 21, 2017 20:03
In 2009, he tried to filibuster a bill that would allow the Food and Drug Administration to regulate the cigarette industry, a measure that eventually passed.
May 13, 2017 New York Times
added May 13, 2017 18:37
At its peak, Rock River Manufacturing’s 15,000-square-foot plant produces 5,000 cigarettes a minute, or 1.1 billion per year...Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development corporation for the Winnebago Tribe.
May 9, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2017 21:25
the Company’s wholly-owned subsidiary, NASCO Products, recently entered into substantial new manufacturing agreements for the production of filtered cigars and other tobacco products. The products to be manufactured by 22nd Century as a result of these ex
May 9, 2017 Business Wire
added May 9, 2017 20:13
The Trump administration is giving federal health officials more time to evaluate Obama administration-era guidelines on electronic cigarettes, vaporizers and other innovative nicotine and tobacco products. As a result, rules that were supposed to go in
May 4, 2017 Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added May 8, 2017 14:30
said Thursday it has elected Susan Cameron as non-executive chairwoman, effective Monday. Cameron had served as executive chairman since Jan. 1 after retiring for a second time as chief executive. Her employment contract expired Sunday.
May 4, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 5, 2017 01:53
The authorization represents the latest research step for 22nd Century, which is based in Clarence, N.Y. It opened a production facility in Mocksville in 2014 through acquiring the production equipment of defunct Renegade Tobacco Inc. It has 39 employees.
May 2, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 3, 2017 22:51
A federal appeals court ruled Friday on a 2-1 vote that the RJR Pension Investment committee did fulfill its fiduciary duties in a case involving its retirement plans. The case involves plaintiff Richard Tatum; Reynolds, through its former affiliation wi
Apr 28, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 1, 2017 22:17
All public housing is going smoke-free in the U.S., and residents who light up in their homes could be evicted. The Charlotte Housing Authority has already banned smoking in its high-rises, and officials are in the process of doing same to its other prop
Apr 28, 2017 WSOC-TV Channel 9 (Charlotte, NC)
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