Headlines Tagged with Reynolds American — 7,817 headlines found
[Wisconsin] LETTER: Chad Owen: Cigarette tax-stamp discount benefits local wholesalers, not big tobacco
Big tobacco manufacturers such as RJ Reynolds do not receive the money that the article refers to. The cigarette tax-stamping discount (Wis. Stats. 139.32(5)) is provided to wholesale distributors to reimburse them for the significant expenses they incur
Dec 11, 2017 (Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Dec 11, 2017 12:46
The Delaware Court of Chancery on Thursday blocked an attempt by tobacco company ITG Brands to extricate itself from a dispute over $30 million in annual settlement payments owed to the state of Florida after the company acquired four popular brands of ci
Dec 7, 2017 Law.com
added Dec 28, 2017 22:58
received a partial, but pivotal, legal victory last week in its fight against making millions of dollars in annual Master Settlement Agreement payments to Florida on traditional cigarette brands that it no longer owns. Andre Broussard, a chancellor in th
Dec 7, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 7, 2017 23:38
Senate will also vote on another Trump nominee for the agency, Dana Baiocco ...Blumenthal...asked her if she would recuse herself from matters involving another former client...“R.J. Reynolds...encouraging the extensive use of flame retardant chemi
Dec 7, 2017 New York Times
added Dec 7, 2017 22:49
Standardised cigarette packaging may reduce the implied safety of Natural American Spirit cigarettes
Conclusion The results suggest that NAS cigarette packaging conveys that its cigarettes are ‘safer’ and that such perceptions are lower with standardised packaging, both with and without warning images.
Dec 6, 2017 Tobacco Control
added Dec 22, 2017 02:25
As a result of Monday’s 5-2 ruling, it appears Reynolds and Cynthia Robinson are headed toward the new Engle progeny trial ordered Feb. 24 by the Florida First District Court of Appeals. The justices declined to accept jurisdiction of the lawsuit in a o
Dec 6, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 7, 2017 04:18
Justices, in a 4-3 decision Tuesday, agreed to consider an appeal in a case filed against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. by Gwendolyn Odom of Delray Beach, whose mother, Juanita Thurston of Boynton Beach, died of lung cancer after smoking cigarettes.
Dec 6, 2017 Palm Beach (FL) Post
added Dec 7, 2017 00:25
The 5-2 decision means a lower court ruling tossing out the verdict and ordering a new trial will stand. Cynthia Robinson filed a lawsuit in 2008 against the tobacco company over the death of her husband, Michael Johnson Sr., from lung cancer in 1996.
Dec 5, 2017 Pensacola (FL) News Journal
added Dec 6, 2017 00:06
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 Supreme Court declined Monday to take up the appeal of a smoker's widow who had her $23.6 billion win against R.J. Reynolds overturned in a lower appeals court, sending the parties back to the trial court for a new trial.
Dec 4, 2017 Law360
added Dec 5, 2017 17:51