Headlines Tagged with Price — 986 headlines found
A class of smokers claiming a biased Illinois high court justice caused the rejection of a $10 billion trial court judgment against Philip Morris USA over its labels shot back at the company’s arguments that its claims are total fiction, telling the U.S.
Apr 11, 2016 Law360
added Apr 12, 2016 14:49
Attorney George Zelcs, who represents the smokers, says he’s still digesting the opinion: “In one word: ‘disappointed’ is the word I would use." Zelcs says his team is weighing its next move.
Nov 4, 2015 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Nov 5, 2015 02:07
[Illinois] Supreme Court overturns reinstatement of Price v. Philip Morris, but leaves door slightly open for another Tillery appeal
The high court ruled 4-2 to overturn the Fifth District, but Justices did not shut down the 15 year old action. Instead, they invited a direct petition to recall a mandate they issued in favor of Philip Morris in 2006. “Under the hierarchical judicial s
Nov 4, 2015 Madison County (IL) Record
added Nov 5, 2015 01:08
The cloud that’s been raining on Karmeier’s Supreme Court career comprises two cases. ... a $10.1 billion victory in the class action Price v. Philip Morris. In that case, the plaintiffs convinced a judge that the tobacco company defrauded customers by ma
Feb 2, 2015 90.7 KWMU-FM (St. Louis, MO)
added Feb 11, 2015 00:17
George A. Zelcs of Korein Tillery, an attorney for the plaintiffs, told Law360 on Wednesday that the plaintiffs “feel very confident that the trial record below will be sustained on appeal” and that they “look forward to rearguing the case when the heari
Sep 24, 2014 Law360
added Oct 1, 2014 05:46
clears a path for a new wave of litigation against the tobacco industry over its use of the terms "light" and "low tar" in advertisements, proving recent evidence that the Federal Trade Commission never explicitly authorized the use of the terms can carry
Apr 30, 2014 Law360
added Apr 30, 2014 22:58
The Illinois Supreme Court on Friday denied Philip Morris’ request for direct appeal in the decade-old Madison County case over cigarette labeling.
Feb 16, 2013 Madison County (IL) Record
added Feb 20, 2013 22:56
It was not immediately clear Thursday whether Stephen Tillery, the St. Louis attorney who pursued the lawsuit involving so-called "light" and "low tar" cigarettes, would appeal Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth's ruling.
Dec 13, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Dec 14, 2012 00:54
[Illinois] Philip Morris files proposed answer to petition in cigarette labeling suit; Includes emails from Tillery
Philip Morris filed its proposed answer to Tillery’s petition seeking relief from the dismissal of the $10.1 billion verdict entered in 2003 over claims that Philip Morris misled its customers through its use of “light” and “low tar” cigarette labeling.
Aug 30, 2012 Madison County (IL) Record
added Nov 1, 2012 20:32
PRICE v PHILIP MORRIS: On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari to the Supreme Court of Illinois SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF IN OPPOSITION (PDF)
it was petitioners’ counsel who tried to influence the outcome of the 2014 retention election by spreading lies about Justice Karmeier, accusing him, without a shred of evidence, of being bought and paid for by PM USA . . .
Jun 1, 2016 Amazon CloudFront
added Jun 16, 2016 14:43