Headlines Tagged with Scotus — 1,381 headlines found
Leaves door open for additional lawsuits in Florida
Nov 26, 2012 CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Nov 27, 2012 06:54
The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday rejected R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Liggett Group LLC's call to review a $20 million judgment against them in an Engle progeny case, despite the companies' argument that their due process rights have been violated.
Nov 26, 2012 Law360
added Nov 26, 2012 16:25
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
Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson explain the significance of the Powell Memorandum, a call-to-arms for American corporations written by Virginia lawyer (and future U.S. Supreme Court justice) Lewis Powell to a neighbor working with the U.S. Chamber of Com
Sep 14, 2012 Bill Moyers.com
added Dec 10, 2012 19:30
SIEGEL: Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids' Argument that Sixth Circuit Validated Graphic Warning Labels is Not Entirely Correct; Supreme Court Will Never Affirm Sixth Circuit's Reasoning on the Actual Proposed Warning Labels
Importantly, the Sixth Circuit was ruling on the general principle of the use of graphic warning labels on cigarette packages, rather than on the specific warning labels proposed by the FDA.
Sep 13, 2012 The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Sep 17, 2012 01:59
Who gets to decide just how disgusting our cigarette packages will be? Maybe the Supreme Court.
Aug 15, 2012 The Atlantic Monthly
added Aug 15, 2012 16:27
The decision upholding the Affordable Care Act has cleared the way for a planned increase in the penalties that employers can impose on workers who don't participate in company wellness programs
Jun 29, 2012 Huffington Post (blog)
added Jul 1, 2012 19:14
The Supreme Court decision to uphold the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is good news for tobacco prevention and public health. . . . The ACA contains several measures that contribute to increasing efforts to prevent tobacco use and help those who smoke quit.
Jun 28, 2012 American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 16, 2012 11:56
A new book co-authored by Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia and legal writing expert Bryan Garner accuses judges - including some on the Supreme Court - of loose and unprincipled decisionmaking that has tarnished the reputation of the judiciary.
Jun 15, 2012 Law.com
added Jun 16, 2012 18:27