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Appointment of directors in connection with acquisition of Reynolds American Inc.

is pleased to announce today that Lionel L. Nowell, III, Holly Keller Koeppel and Luc Jobin will join the Board of the Company as independent Non-Executive Directors, subject to and with effect from closing of the proposed acquisition of the remaining 57.
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 21, 2017 18:00
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[UK] British American Tobacco to acquire Reynolds as activists decry merger

Shareholders approved buyout to make BAT the world’s largest listed tobacco company amid concerns over industry pushing back on government regulations... The move is also expected to speed up the development of e-cigarettes and vapes. The deal was backed
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 21, 2017 17:43
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Proposed Acquisition of Reynolds American Inc. approved by BAT shareholders

BAT’s Chief Executive, Nicandro Durante, commented: “We are delighted with the overwhelming support we have received, both from BAT shareholders and from Reynolds shareholders. The transaction is expected to complete on or around 25 July. We look forwar
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 20, 2017 18:49
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[North Carolina] Reynolds shareholders, analysts remain optimistic about sale to BAT

British American Tobacco says it plans to keep Reynolds American’s headquarters in Winston-Salem. The deal becomes final Tuesday. Virgil and Lucy Goode came to Winston-Salem on Wednesday to witness the end of one tobacco industry era and the dawning of
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 20, 2017 18:40
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British American Tobacco to acquire Reynolds as activists decry merger

“We find it particularly shameful that a British company, BAT, is so dominant in Commonwealth countries like those in Africa, where it has been exposed for its continued use of intimidatory tactics. Ironically this is at the same time that the British go
ExecReview (uk)
added Jul 20, 2017 16:33
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Splits Blame In $1.6M Lung Cancer Verdict ($$)

a longtime smoker and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. were equally to blame for the lung cancer that ultimately caused her death, holding R.J. Reynolds is only partially responsible for a $1.65 million damages award. Jurors in Fort Myers concluded the eight-da
Law360
added Jul 20, 2017 04:13
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Form 8-K     CURRENT REPORT

On July 19, 2017, Reynolds American Inc., referred to as RAI, held its special meeting of shareholders, referred to as the Special Meeting, in connection with the Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of January 16, 2017, as it and the plan of merger co
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 20, 2017 03:45
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[Florida] Morgan & Morgan Wins $1.65M Verdict, Scores Major Victory Against Big Tobacco

Morgan & Morgan, the nation's largest plaintiffs' firm, is thrilled to announce that its attorneys Craig Stevens and John Dill scored a major $1,650,000 verdict in a landmark victory against tobacco company R.J. Reynolds this week, ending an eight year lo
PR Newswire
added Jul 20, 2017 03:44
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RAI SHAREHOLDERS APPROVE PROPOSALS IN CONNECTION WITH PROPOSED ACQUISITION BY BAT

at the company’s special meeting of shareholders today, RAI shareholders approved three proposals related to British American Tobacco p.l.c.’s (BAT) proposed acquisition of RAI.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 19, 2017 15:50
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[UK, North Carolina] Reynolds prepares for shareholder vote on sale to BAT

A shareholder vote expected locally for almost 13 years arrives Wednesday. At 9 a.m., Reynolds American Inc. shareholders will determine whether to accept $54.5 billion... Simultaneously, BAT shareholders will vote on whether to approve the purchase and
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 18, 2017 13:46
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