Headlines Tagged with Reynolds American — 7,595 headlines found
The justices today refused to hear a joint appeal from R.J. Reynolds and Vector Group Ltd. (VGR)’s Liggett unit. A jury said the two companies were responsible for the death of Janie Mae Clay, who smoked for 40 years and died in 2003 of lung disease.
Nov 26, 2012 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Nov 29, 2012 14:39
Back in March, a Jackson county jury agreed with Emmon Smith that R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company caused his lung cancer, which he was diagnosed with 20 years ago.
Sep 4, 2012 WMBB-TV (Panama City, FL)
added Sep 6, 2012 08:18
A jury Wednesday awarded $12 million, plus potential punitive damages, to the widower of a Florida smoker for the role R.J. Reynolds played in the woman’s cancer death. Dion v. R.J. Reynolds, 13CA5673.
May 12, 2016 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 12, 2016 18:14
THIS COURT HAS JURISDICTION OVER THE FOURTH DISTRICT’S DECISION BECAUSE, IN ITS DECISION, THE FOURTH DISTRICT RELIED ON A DECISION THIS COURT HAS ACCEPTED JURISDICTION OVER AND BECAUSE THE FOURTH DISTRICT’S DECISION CONFLICTS WITH A DECISION OF ANOT
Feb 20, 2014 Supreme Court of Florida
added Mar 20, 2014 13:17
Jones Day partner Stephanie Parker’s success in defending R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in the first of nearly 4,500 federal cases that have sprung from the Florida Supreme Court’s Engle decision has earned her a spot on Law360's list of Product Liability MV
Dec 13, 2012 Law360
added Dec 17, 2012 01:12
[Florida] Jurors Hold Philip Morris And R.J. Reynolds Accountable for Engaging in 50-Year Conspiracy
jury in federal court in Florida today returned a verdict of $41.1 million against Philip Morris USA Inc. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company for conspiring for decades to conceal the hazards of smoking and the addictive nature of cigarettes...Kerrivan, a r
Oct 22, 2014 Business Wire
added Oct 25, 2014 21:27
In a second-quarter report filed in July, Reynolds listed 34 Engle progeny cases in which a jury verdict has been rendered against the company and either the compensatory and/or punitive damages have been set or are under appeal. The list provides the pe
Sep 4, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 4, 2014 14:17
It will also create the biggest target for more lawsuits related to the harmful effects of tobacco use...But fear of lawsuits...has taken a backseat to fears of being left behind in the consolidation of the tobacco business. Higher taxes, more public educ
Jan 17, 2017 24/7 Wall Street
added Jan 17, 2017 19:16
As trial opened this week over the lung cancer of a Florida plasterer who smoked for more than 50 years, opposing attorneys debated the cause of the disease and its link to R.J. Reynolds cigarettes.
Oct 16, 2015 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 19, 2015 15:17
told a Florida appeals court Tuesday that it should reverse a nearly $2.6 million jury award for a smoker's widow, saying a previous settlement she entered into with Verizon Communications ... barred her claims against them..."agreed not to sue any other
Jun 9, 2015 Law360
added Jun 10, 2015 14:55