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Bouchard: Tobacco Company Still Responsible for Florida Settlement Payments

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 c
Law.com
added Dec 1, 2017 02:35
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Figuring Out the Future of Tobacco

FDA has really told the market, out with the old and in with the new when it comes to tobacco. According to BAT/RJR Investor Day presentation, 46% of smoking consumers are open to change and are looking for products to better suit their desires. These new
Convenience Store Decisions
added Nov 30, 2017 15:39
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[North Carolina] Reynolds CEO Debra Crew leaving company by end of the year

Debra Crew, the top executive of Reynolds American Inc., will leave the company after just one year at the helm, parent company British American Tobacco Plc said Tuesday. Crew, 46, will be replaced by Ricardo Oberlander, a Reynolds board member since lat
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 30, 2017 06:21
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[Florida] PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. AND R.J. REYNOLDS v. ANDY R. ALLEN SR.: BRIEF ON JURISDICTION OF PETITIONERS PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. AND R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY (PDF)

Shortly after the jury was empaneled, Petitioners discovered Juror Taylor’s true opinions. As recently as five months before trial, he had exhorted smokers on Facebook to “‘[s]et [themselves] free from the people who have you addicted,’” and urged them t
Amazon CloudFront
added Nov 30, 2017 06:15
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BAT makes board changes as Debra Crew leaves Reynolds

confirming that current regional director for the Americas, Ricardo Oberlander, was being appointed president and CEO of Reynolds American. The FTSE 100 firm said Oberlander was replacing Debra Crew, who had decided to leave the company with effect from 3
Digital Look (uk)
added Nov 28, 2017 21:34
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[Tennessee] Herbicide spraying faulted for dead tobacco crops

Daniels alleges that herbicide spraying by the Powell Valley Electric Cooperative killed dozens of acres of his crops and has caused him to lose millions of dollars in profits. RJ Reynolds, a large tobacco company that Daniels usually sells his product
WBIR NBC (Knoxville, TN)
added Nov 28, 2017 20:21
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[Florida] Tobacco Cos. Say Juror's 'Satan' Barb Invalidates $18M Award ($$)

Philip Morris and R.J. Reynolds asked the Florida Supreme Court Monday to throw out an $18 million damages award for a deceased smoker’s family because a juror failed to disclose his views that tobacco companies are “leeches” and compared them to Satan in
Law360
added Nov 28, 2017 19:45
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[North Carolina] Tobacco ads return to broadcast TV to warn consumers of cigarette risks

ads will run in major U.S. metropolitan areas, including Charlotte... cost several millions of dollars for each manufacturer. [RJR] has said that compliance could cost $20 million... manufacturers continue to spend more than $8 billion annually on the mar
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Nov 27, 2017 15:50
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[Florida] Fourth District Court of Appeal reverses and remands tobacco industry wrongful death suit

surgeon general’s reports were wrongly admitted into evidence and indecorously used to reinforce expert opinion that tobacco in fact is addictive and deadly. The 4th District Court of Appeal cited Philip Morris USA Inc. v. Pollari 2017, a case that found
Florida Record (U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:37
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Why Tobacco Companies Are Paying to Tell You Smoking Kills

“I certainly don’t think that what we have finally ended up with is really in the spirit of the original ruling,” said Ruth Malone...“The original ruling was so that the American public would understand that they had been deceived through multiple means
New York Times
added Nov 25, 2017 01:10
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