Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,819 headlines found
A default judgment was entered against Macerata Wheels and Mike Farless in the Virginia Tobacco Commission grant repayment lawsuit between Danville and the company and its executives Friday. Farless is the president of the defunct specialty wheel company
Aug 21, 2015 Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Aug 21, 2015 12:11
asked the Delaware Chancery Court late Tuesday to compel the First State to participate in a single arbitration over potential payment adjustments connected to the landmark 1998 multibillion-dollar settlement between tobacco companies and states, arguing
Sep 2, 2015 Law360
added Sep 8, 2015 10:19
Rhode Island is set to issue $618 million of tobacco bonds next week, ending a seven-month delay caused by a legal challenge from OppenheimerFunds Inc.
Mar 3, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Mar 3, 2015 18:54
The Engle Progeny cases have resulted and will continue to result in increased litigation and trial activity and increased product liability defense costs. Outstanding jury verdicts in favor of the Engle Progeny plaintiffs have been entered against RJR To
Feb 10, 2015 Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 10, 2015 18:08
The Virginia Tobacco Commission is helping more and more students in the Dan River Region with an expanded scholarship program — providing about $400,000 to Danville Community College students this year.
Dec 13, 2014 Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Dec 13, 2014 20:55
the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition maintains that lawmakers unfairly targeted its members by assessing a new fee only on their cigarettes. Major tobacco manufacturers have already been paying about the same amount as part of the state’s 1997 legal settleme
Jul 18, 2013 Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Jul 19, 2013 00:17
[Canada, California] Attorney General Becerra Cracks Down on Tobacco Company for Selling Illegal Cigarettes
filed a lawsuit against a Canadian cigarette manufacturer, Grand River Enterprises Six Nations (GRE), for failing to comply with California laws regarding tobacco sales and illegally selling the product in California. In filing this lawsuit, the Attorney
Jul 13, 2017 California Attorney General's Office
added Jul 13, 2017 21:07
Reynolds, ITG square off in dispute over payments to Florida for health-care expenses related to smoking
ITG Brands LLC is suing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in an attempt to settle which tobacco manufacturer is responsible for making annual Master Settlement Agreement payments in Florida on four traditional cigarette brands. As part of Reynolds American Inc.
Feb 22, 2017 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 23, 2017 13:56
collected more than $882 million in tobacco taxes in the budget year that ended June 30. That includes payments tied to a 1998 settlement....But Massachusetts spent less that 1 percent of that money — about $3.9 million — on smoking cessation.
Nov 25, 2015 Gloucester (MA) Daily Times
added Nov 25, 2015 16:27
"This ruling is a huge victory for all New Yorkers, and I applaud the panel for denying Big Tobacco's efforts to avoid responsibility for illnesses caused by cigarettes — and paid for by taxpayers," Attorney General Schneiderman said Wednesday.
Sep 12, 2013 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Sep 12, 2013 11:47