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[North Carolina] Executive churn may lower compensation in 2017; 33 made more than $1 million

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
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 21, 2017 20:03
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[Florida] 11th Circuit Greenlights Smokers’ Suits Against Tobacco Companies

smokers who won a class action against tobacco companies can also file individual lawsuits. The court ruled 7-3 in favor of the smokers. There were some fireworks between the judges. Three wrote dissents. One called the process a “chaotic poker game” and
Daily Report
added May 19, 2017 21:13
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RJR Stay Denied In Del. Dispute Over Florida Tobacco Levy ($$)

lost a bid Thursday in Delaware Chancery Court for a hold order on a suit in which ITG Brands LLC is contesting its role and liability in a state-of-Florida action demanding $30 million a year in tobacco settlement payments.
Law360
added May 19, 2017 05:30
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[Florida] Theresa Graham v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al.: En Banc Opinion (PDF) (248pp)

would have us presume that Congress established a right to sell cigarettes based on a handful of federal labeling requirements...We discern no “clear and manifest purpose” to displace tort liability... We AFFIRM the judgments against R.J. Reynolds and Phi
US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Judicial Circuit
added May 18, 2017 16:49
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SEC FILINGS DETAILS: Amended Statement of Ownership: Private Transaction

Concurrently with the filing of this Transaction Statement, BAT is filing with the SEC Amendment No. 1 to its registration statement on Form F-4 (Registration No. 333-217939), which includes a proxy statement of RAI relating to the special meeting of RAI
Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 18, 2017 13:22
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SEC FILINGS DETAILS: Proxy Soliciting Materials (revised)

MERGER PROPOSAL—YOUR VOTE IS VERY IMPORTANT Dear Reynolds American Inc. Shareholders: British American Tobacco p.l.c., referred to as BAT, and Reynolds American Inc., referred to as RAI, have entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of Janua
Reynolds American (RAI)
added May 18, 2017 13:19
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Reynolds turned away three BAT offers before agreeing to sell

In the end, the willingness of BAT’s board of directors to add a one-thousandth share of BAT ordinary stock to the offer — raising it to 0.526 shares for each Reynolds share, or a $30.20 value per share— was enough to seal the deal. A narrative of the n
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 17, 2017 17:26
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[Florida] Cigarette Addiction Drove Trucker to Cancer Death, Atty Says as Trial Opens Against RJR

Attorneys Friday debated what drove a Florida trucker to smoke up to four packs of cigarettes a day for more than 40 years, as trial over his cancer death opened against R.J. Reynolds. Olson v. R.J Reynolds, 2008-CA-000396.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 17, 2017 16:07
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Florida Jury Awards $6.8 Million To Widow In Tobacco Suit ($$)

Mary Sheffield filed suit in the Ninth Judicial Circuit Court for Orange County against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. pursuant to the findings of Engle v. Liggett Group Inc., 945 So.2d 1246... To view the full article, register now.
Lexis Nexis
added May 16, 2017 14:50
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[Delaware, Florida] RJ Reynolds, ITG Spar In Chancery Over Stay, Fla. Claims ($$)

An attorney for R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. on Monday denied an ITG Brands LLC claim that Reynolds wants a stay in a Delaware Chancery Court dispute between the two in hopes of advancing a parallel Florida suit over a $30 million a year liability to that st
Law360
added May 16, 2017 14:35
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