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RJR NABISCO, INC. v. THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY: On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The United States Court Of Appeals For The Second Circuit (PDF)

This case presents the question whether RICO applies extraterritorially, and if so to what extent.
SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 18:46
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RJR Nabisco, Inc. v. The European Community

Issue: Whether, or to what extent, the Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act (“RICO”) applies extraterritorially. / Nov 30 2015 Motion to dispense with printing the joint appendix filed by petitioner GRANTED. Justice Sotomayor took no part
SCOTUSBlog
added Dec 9, 2015 18:39
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On Petition for a Writ of Certiorari: RJR NABISCO, INC., et al., Petitioners, v. THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY (PDF)

Among the many creative attempts to drastically expand RICO’s reach, none are more problematic than recent civil suits brought by foreign governments against American businesses for overseas conduct. WLF has no direct interest, financial or otherwise, in
Washington Legal Foundation
added Oct 1, 2015 16:40
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[Europe] GRANTED & NOTED LIST: CASES FOR ARGUMENT IN OCTOBER TERM 2015

15-138 CFX RJR NABISCO V. EUROPEAN COMMUNITY Court: USCA-2 Granted: 10/1/15 (SS no part)
Supreme Court of the United States
added Oct 1, 2015 16:31
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RJR Nabisco, Inc. v. The European Community

Court agreed to review a recent Second Circuit decision that further widens an existing circuit split on whether, and to what extent (RICO) applies extraterritorially....WLF argued that allowing foreign litigants to bring what are otherwise ordinary forei
Washington Legal Foundation
added Oct 1, 2015 16:28
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CERTIORARI GRANTED: RJR NABISCO, INC., ET AL. V. EUROPEAN COMMUNITY, ET AL. (PDF)

The motion of Washington Legal Foundation for leave to file a brief as amicus curiae is granted. The petition for a writ of certiorari is granted. Justice Sotomayor took no part in the consideration or decision of this motion and this petition.
Supreme Court of the United States
added Oct 1, 2015 16:24
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Monica Lewis Dies at 93; Her Apple-Pie Appeal Sold Chiquita’s Bananas

She pitched products ranging from Burlington Mills hosiery (as Miss Leg-O-Genic) to Camel cigarettes and in 1947 became the lilting voice behind the Chiquita brand’s animated banana commercials (following Patty Clayton and Elsa Miranda). Advertisement C
New York Times
added Jun 15, 2015 21:00
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[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
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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
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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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