Headlines Tagged with Reynolds American — 7,817 headlines found
11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals reverses more than $800,000 in damages...court said smokers who, like Graham, were originally part of a massive class action...could not rely on findings from the class action trial to prove claims that cigarettes are d
Apr 8, 2015 Reuters
added Apr 9, 2015 00:38
[Florida] Opinion filed July 9, 2014: Reinaldo Ojeda, Appellant/Cross-Appellee, vs. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Appellee/Cross-Appellant.
Before WELLS, LOGUE and SCALES, JJ. PER CURIAM. Affirmed.
Jul 14, 2014 Third District Court of Appeal (FL)
added Jul 14, 2014 12:25
Clay's attorney, John S. Mills of The Mills Firm, said Monday that the tobacco industry has tried in the individual Engle cases to "create a new false controversy of doubt by suggesting that the [Engle] jury only concluded that a few unspecified brands o
Nov 26, 2012 Law360
added Nov 28, 2012 16:51
Third District Court of Appeal said the trial court should not have ruled that Everett Belanger's suit, filed in 2007, was barred by the statute of limitations, because the date at which he knew or should have known that his chronic obstructive pulmonary
Feb 12, 2014 Law360
added Feb 16, 2014 12:11
Another large jury verdict has been rendered against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in Florida, with a long-time smoker awarded $14.5 million in compensatory and punitive damages.
Oct 25, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 25, 2014 21:29
A high-profile lawyer representing three tobacco companies urged the Florida Supreme Court on Thursday to make it harder for thousands of sick smokers or their survivors to win lawsuits . . . David Boies, a New York lawyer who also represented Democrat A
Sep 7, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 7, 2012 11:43
Martin Orlowsky knows the tobacco industry extremely well, having previously served as chairman, president and CEO of Greensboro-based Lorillard Inc. He left Lorillard in 2010, replaced by Murray Kessler.
Jan 9, 2015 Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Mar 31, 2015 09:37
Florida’s top courts Thursday ruled against the tobacco industry ... The punitive-damages case, decided by the 1st District Court of Appeal, stemmed from the 1995 death of Frank Townsend ... the state Supreme Court sided ... with Karen Capone, the widow o
Jun 14, 2013 NorthEscambia.com (Walnut Hill, FL)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:09
The widow who won a $23.6 billion lawsuit against R.J. Reynolds talks to TIME about the suit and what she hopes the victory will accomplish... “Are you awake now? Do you hear what the jury is saying? You have to stop,” Cynthia Robinson wants to tell the
Jul 23, 2014 TIME Magazine
added Jul 23, 2014 15:30
Tuesday filed an appeal of a $23.6 billion punitive-damages award by a Florida jury, saying the amount is “wildly and absurdly excessive.” Reynolds’ attorneys, in a 71-page appeal.... Reynolds listed 34 Engle progeny cases in which a jury verdict has been
Jul 30, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 30, 2014 13:22