Headlines Tagged with Rjr — 91 headlines found
The U.S. Supreme Court let stand a $20 million award against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and a second cigarette maker, rebuffing the tobacco industry's latest effort to derail thousands of Florida suits.
Nov 26, 2012 Bloomberg News
added Nov 26, 2012 16:23
A $20 million award against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Vector Group Ltd.'s Liggett unit will stand after the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear a joint appeal by the two cigarette makers.
Nov 26, 2012 Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Nov 26, 2012 16:18
Bowman Gray School of Medicine …became increasingly awkward to have an emblem of the leading cause of preventable death headlining an esteemed medical institution … quietly went back to being just the Wake Forest University School of Medicine.
Jan 15, 2015 New York Times Blogs
added Jan 15, 2015 12:40
While not conceding that it mattered whether people believed that smoking caused disease, Mr. Pratte argued that the evidence showed that they did. He pointed to the plaintiff's claims that a large percentage of people did not agree with statements about
Oct 21, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 22, 2014 09:34
Camel is a brand of cigarettes that was introduced by American company R.J. Reynolds Tobacco in the summer of 1913. Most current Camel cigarettes contain a blend of Turkish tobacco and Virginia tobacco. Early in 2008 the blend was changed as was the pack
Apr 22, 2013 Wikipedia
added Apr 27, 2013 11:57
Today the trial met a fourth president, who was only one of many executives rotated through the company while it was owned by RJR-International. His name is Peter J. Hoult, and he worked at RJR-Macdonald for a total of seven years in the decade between
Sep 27, 2012 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Sep 28, 2012 11:46
I struggled to recall details of the previous appearance of former RJR-Macdonald president, Peter J. Hoult ... after the barbarians at the gate gave Mr. Hoult the heave-ho in 1989 he was considered by BAT for a position within its ranks. Headhunters colle
Jan 14, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 14, 2014 12:13
Mr. Hoult is a former heavy-weight in the former RJ-Reynolds empire. He is the one-time marketing boss for RJR-Macdonald (1979-1983), president of RJR-Macdonald (1987-88) and executive vice president for RJ-Reynolds USA operations (1988-89).
Oct 5, 2012 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 6, 2012 18:18
Ironically, however, Reynolds, which is now being accused of smuggling, set up a website www.thenewtobaccoroad.com, way back in 2014 showing how cigarettes are smuggled from lower-tax states to higher-tax ones in the Northeast via I-95. The initiative wa
Mar 23, 2016 Zacks Investment Research, Inc.
added Mar 23, 2016 21:09
This morning and yesterday afternoon it was the plaintiff's lawyers, André Lespérance and Philippe Trudel, who were putting their cross-examination questions to Mr. Hoult. This was no harsh interrogation: with their disarmingly gentle affect, they both e
Jan 15, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2014 02:47