Headlines Tagged with Reynolds American — 7,706 headlines found
May 8, 2012 Los Angeles Times blogs
added May 8, 2012 06:12
received a partial, but pivotal, legal victory Thursday in its effort to settle which tobacco manufacturer is responsible for making $30 million in annual Master Settlement Agreement payments in Florida on four traditional cigarette brands.
Dec 5, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 5, 2017 16:41
[Florida] Smoker's Deadly Cancer Began in Lungs, Not Elsewhere, Dr. Concludes in Trial Against R.J. Reynolds
A 42-year-old Florida smoker likely died of lung cancer that spread to her brain, a cancer specialist testified Wednesday, despite scant remaining medical records surrounding her treatment, as trial over the woman’s death continued against R.J. Reynolds.
Nov 15, 2017 Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 16, 2017 15:54
[Florida] PHILIP MORRIS USA, et. al., Appellants, v. KEVIN DUIGNAN, Appellee: Opinion filed November 15, 2017 (PDF)
the jury was instructed to take materiality as a given. It was told that the Engle Phase I findings conclusively established that PM and Reynolds concealed or omitted material information...because the jury was told both expressly and by implication to
Nov 15, 2017 Florida Second District Court Of Appeal
added Nov 16, 2017 01:24
“Our application is for an improved version of Eclipse based on the grandfathered version of the product,” Reynolds spokesman David Howard said. Howard said the improvements target the “sensory characteristics and ease of lighting” Eclipse cigarettes.
Oct 29, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 29, 2017 16:51
[Florida] R. J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellant, v. COLETTE S. O'HARA, as Personal Representative for the Estate of GARRY L. O’HARA, Appellee (PDF)
Although the jury here may have found causation under either a reliance theory or an omission/concealment theory (or both), the Martin instruction only impacted the reliance theory. For all we know, the jury may have found legal causation solely on a
Oct 11, 2017 Florida's First District Court of Appeal
added Oct 12, 2017 00:49
affirmed a 2015 jury finding that a lawsuit accusing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co of fraudulently concealing information about the harmful risks of smoking was barred by the statute of limitations. Circuit Judges Gerald Bard Tjoflat and Robin Rosenbaum of th
Sep 25, 2017 Reuters
added Sep 26, 2017 15:46
British American Tobacco said Vuse and other Reynolds American Inc. innovations helped motivate the company to spend $54.5 billion to acquire the 57.8 percent of Reynolds it did not already own.
Sep 5, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 5, 2017 17:42
While under normal circumstances these statistics — 29 losses in 40 trials and 20 punitive damages findings — might appear grim... RJR’s ability to defeat punitive damages even after it has been found liable also underscores the importance and value of a
Aug 18, 2017 Law360
added Aug 24, 2017 03:22
disclosed Wednesday additional financial projections to help resolve attempts by two investors to halt shareholder votes on its sale to British American Tobacco Plc. Reynolds’ independent board members accepted Jan. 17 BAT’s offer to buy the 57.8 percent
Jul 12, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 13, 2017 03:36