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[North Carolina] Johnston County sweet potato farmer files lawsuit over pet food idea

What started as a simple idea aimed at improving the quality of pet food made in China with North Carolina sweet potatoes has become a lawsuit filed March 23 by a farmer against a Virginia agriculture giant. Johnston County farmer Frank Lee filed suit ag
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Apr 5, 2016 20:37
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[North Carolina] Farmer suing tobacco company

W. Frank Lee is suing Universal Corp. and subsidiary Universal Leaf North America U.S. Inc.... claims the Richmond, Va.-based company stole and used his ideas, confidential information and trade secrets for processing sweet potatoes for sale.
Asheboro (NC) Courier-Tribune
added Apr 4, 2016 23:19
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Presidential Visit to Cuba has Cigar Connoisseurs Hopeful

there's a company in the Dominican Republic who has taken the name of Montecristo and developed a brand out of it," said Bean. Bean says Cuban cigar companies will likely fight to get their names back. "There will be long term litigation of some form to
Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added Mar 27, 2016 00:20
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AHF: Gilead Says it “Had No Duty to Develop …” Less Harmful AIDS Drug in Legal Motion on Patent Lawsuit

AHF’s lawsuit also names Japan Tobacco Inc. and Emory University and asserts anti-competitive violations of the Sherman Act,15 U.S.C. §§ 1 & 2.
Business Wire
added Mar 26, 2016 16:47
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[Asia-pacific] Indonesian company opposes Vietnamese tobacco firm’s claim to its products

An Indonesian tobacco firm has raised objection to a Vietnamese cigarette producer registering two of its brands. Sumatra Tobacco Trading Company (STTC), based in North Sumatra, has objected to Vietnam National Tobacco Corporation (Vinataba) registering
Tuoi Tre Newspaper (vn)
added Mar 14, 2016 19:13
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Domain industry group outlines self-regulation vision: “Tobacco industry did nothing and regulation was thrust on it”

The Domain Name Association...launched the Healthy Domains Initiative last year...the movie industry self-rates its own content in a way that tells audiences what to expect. A bad example would be the tobacco industry, which really did nothing and regulat
World Trademark Review (uk)
added Mar 9, 2016 18:02
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Reconsider ‘regressive’ plain packaging plan, Asean intellectual property body tells Putrajaya

The Asean Intellectual Property Association (Asean IPA) has urged Putrajaya to reconsider its proposal to introduce plain packaging for tobacco, calling such a move “regressive”. In a statement issued today, Asean IPA said that such a proposal by the Hea
Malay Mail (my)
added Mar 7, 2016 08:07
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Government’s right to regulate, MITI tells Big Tobacco in plain packaging row

Putrajaya has the right to regulate health issues, the Ministry of International Trade and Industry has told tobacco giants opposed to the Health Ministry’s plan to implement plain packaging on tobacco products. Ministry of International Trade and Indust
Malay Mail (my)
added Feb 26, 2016 15:48
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Big tobacco: Plain packaging in violation of international treaties

Putrajaya’s plan to introduce generic packaging for tobacco products will infringe on Malaysia’s obligations under several international agreements, tobacco companies said today. The Confederation of Malaysian Tobacco Manufacturers (CMTM) comprising Brit
Malay Mail (my)
added Feb 25, 2016 14:30
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22nd Century's Unique Cigarettes Create Growth Opportunities

The company has cornered genetic modification of tobacco with over 200 patents, enabling it to produce both very low and very high nicotine level cigarettes. This IP provides several interesting and possibly large monetization opportunities.
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Feb 25, 2016 04:03
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