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Following disposition of this appeal, an active judge of the Court requested a poll on whether to rehear the case en banc. A poll having been conducted and there being no majority favoring en banc review, rehearing en banc is hereby DENIED.
US Court of Appeals For The Second Circuit
added Feb 17, 2016 23:38

[North Carolina] Welcome to (Your Name Here) Medical School

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.
New York Times Blogs
added Jan 15, 2015 12:40

Day 244:The history of tobacco in Canada: JTI-Macdonald's counter-narrative

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
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 22, 2014 09:34

Answers to Questions About New York

Q. Would you know who posed for the giant Camel billboard in 1940s Times Square that showed the man blowing big smoke rings? A. The original face belonged to Lyman Clardy, a professional model, according to Richard Goldstein in “Helluva Town: The Story
New York Times
added Sep 12, 2014 22:32
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ARCHIVE: Second Circuit Reinstates the European Community’s RICO Suit Against RJR Nabisco

On April 23, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit reinstated the action brought by the European Community and its 26 member states against RJR Nabisco and related entities (collectively, “RJR”) for allegedly laundering drug money throug
Corporate Defense and Disputes (Proskauer Rose LLP)
added Feb 17, 2016 22:58
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ARCHIVE: European Community v. RJR Nabisco: UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS 2 FOR THE SECOND CIRCUIT / (Argued: February 24, 2012 Decided: April 23, 2014 7 8 Corrected: April 29, 2014 Amended: August 20, 2014 ) (PDF)

The Court of Appeals concludes that the RICO claims are within the scope of the statute and that the state law claims are within federal diversity jurisdiction. Accordingly, the judgment of the district court is VACATED, and the case is REMANDED.
added Feb 17, 2016 23:28

[Europe] ARCHIVE: RJR Nabisco Targets 2nd Circ.'s Revival Of EU's RICO Suit ($$)

Several of the company's successive business unit targeted by the EU for alleged money laundering and cigarette smuggling plots filed a petition for a rehearing or a rehearing en banc, saying an April 23 ruling in the EU's favor declined to consider thei
added Feb 17, 2016 22:53
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ARCHIVE: EUROPEAN COMMUNITY v. RJR NABISCO INC: United States Court of Appeals,Second Circuit.

This is the latest installment in litigation brought by the European Community... We conclude that the district court erred in dismissing the federal and state law claims. We disagree with the district court's conclusion that RICO cannot apply to a forei
added Feb 17, 2016 23:16

Apologies are over, Big Tobacco looks ready for M&A

British American Tobacco will soon be free to build on its 42 percent stake in Reynolds American Inc. But bankers say British American could also take interest in U.K. rival Imperial Tobacco Group if it can overcome antitrust hurdles in Europe. CNBC's Jo
added Jan 24, 2014 20:22

[Canada] Day 199: Wet, dull, dreary

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
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jan 17, 2014 02:47
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