Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,718 headlines found
New Jersey reached a deal to obtain almost $92 million for its general fund by pledging the remainder of its revenue from the national tobacco settlement to investors. The bolstered payment pledge made trading prices on bonds linked to the agreement more
Mar 8, 2014 Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2014 07:48
Tobacco Settlement Authority is expected to sell $344.39 million of tobacco settlement revenue refunding bonds, series 2013 on Oct. 3, said a market source on Friday. The authority is an agency of State of Washington.
Sep 20, 2013 Reuters
added Sep 20, 2013 11:50
Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster said the state has lost an arbitration case and will refund money it receives through a multi-state settlement with tobacco companies.
Sep 13, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 13, 2013 17:38
The Chafee administration is weighing whether to refinance the bonds initially sold in 2002 to investors willing to pay $685 million up front in exchange for the rights to $1.2 billion in anticipated settlement payments over two decades from the big tobac
Aug 27, 2013 Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Aug 27, 2013 10:36
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. was ordered to pay Vermont $8.3 million by a state-court judge who ruled that the company violated consumer-protection laws by stating that its Eclipse cigarette brand reduced health risks.
Jun 4, 2013 Bloomberg News
added Jun 5, 2013 11:15
California on Tuesday had little trouble selling $380 million in municipal bonds backed by revenue from tobacco companies, even as litigation deepens over a payment dispute related to the companies' lost market share.
Apr 2, 2013 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 2, 2013 19:40
A study detailed in the most recent New England Journal of Medicine confirms . . . What the CBO study shows is the litigation that showered such huge benefits on a few was based on the false premise that cigarettes cost taxpayers money. Unfortunately, t
Nov 29, 2012 Forbes
added Nov 29, 2012 16:35
Grand River Enterprises (GRE), of New York State, agreed to a back payment to Kansas of $672,000 in escrow funds in addition to $336,000 in penalties and reimbursement of the attorney general's office fees and expenses. The money secured in escrow is hel
Jul 12, 2012 Kansas Attorney General
added Jul 13, 2012 12:56
A stream of news out of the tobacco industry has failed to derail prices on municipal bonds backed by cigarette makers. But muni bond analysts warn that investors could get caught in the middle as the big players in the tobacco industry shift.
Jul 22, 2014 MarketWatch (Wall St. Journal)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:12
But as tobacco shipments decline, so does the amount of MSA payments. Makers of e-cigs and vapor cigarettes are not subject currently to the MSA, so as smokers switch to those products, cigarette shipments and payments decline further. That trend led Moo
Jun 29, 2014 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 30, 2014 08:27