Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,716 headlines found
The major tobacco companies are again lobbying for legislation in Texas that would impose special taxes on small cigarette manufacturers that have not settled with the state for tobacco-related claims.
Sep 30, 2012 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Oct 3, 2012 20:51
The Kansas Children's Cabinet and Trust Fund, which promotes early-childhood programs in the state, has been warned that it could lose up to 75 percent of its budget next year because of a drop in money from a national lawsuit against tobacco companies.
Sep 27, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Sep 27, 2012 15:09
Chairwoman calls drop in tobacco funds "worst case scenario"
Sep 26, 2012 Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Sep 27, 2012 14:18
Sep 12, 2012 Supreme Court of Florida
added Sep 12, 2012 09:03
Measure raises tobacco taxes but eliminates price advantage for smaller tobacco companies
Sep 11, 2012 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 11, 2012 12:22
The Virginia State Crime Commission received a surprising report Wednesday on black-market cigarette trafficking, in which Virginia is a major player.
Sep 6, 2012 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2012 13:43
During the 2009 Legislative Session, the Legislature passed a bill (SB 2198) relating to the posting of security with regard to judgments against tobacco companies that were participants in the settlement of the State's case
Jul 2, 2012 Supreme Court of Florida
added Sep 6, 2012 06:06
But this time, there's a key difference that could bolster its chances. Big Tobacco, which spent millions of dollars to defeat the last proposal six years ago, is largely sitting this one out.
Sep 1, 2012 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 2, 2012 18:13
To oversee the implementation and enforcement of the settlement in North Dakota, Heitkamp tapped John “Jack” McConnell, Jr. – a Rhode Island trial lawyer who worked for a South Carolina firm now known as Motley Rice. . . . In 2011 and again Thursday, He
Aug 17, 2012 Fargo (ND) InForum
added Aug 23, 2012 13:49
A key Texas House committee on Tuesday discussed the possibility of levying fees on cigarette companies that weren't part of the state's multibillion-dollar 1998 settlement and mulled whether to revive similar legislation that stalled last year.
Aug 14, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 14, 2012 21:57