Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,318 headlines found
High-yield tobacco debt has surged 5.2 percent this year, more than any other area of munis and beating the entire market’s 1.6 percent return, Barclays data show.
Feb 8, 2015 Bloomberg News
added Feb 8, 2015 18:10
King Mountain Tobacco Co. Inc. said that an 1855 treaty between the Yakama and the federal government bars the state from forcing it to pay into an escrow fund set up for cigarette manufacturers that...
Feb 6, 2015 Law360
added Feb 7, 2015 03:31
Mississippi House members are rejecting new restrictions against Attorney General Jim Hood's ability to file lawsuits or hire outside lawyers. The House voted 66-49 Wednesday to reject a House Bill 1201, which would require the governor, lieutenant gov
Feb 5, 2015 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 6, 2015 11:50
thanks to the outcome of a Tobacco Settlement Financing Corporation (TSFC) bonds case. The savings came after a Rhode Island Superior Court judge last month ruled in favor of the TSFC over the issuing of about $600 million in tobacco bonds.
Feb 4, 2015 Inside Counsel
added Feb 5, 2015 06:08
Barbour — who was a tobacco lobbyist in Washington during Mississippi's lawsuit against the industry — used the tobacco money to help prop up the state budget .... The payments ... are still being spent under the current Republican governor, Phil Bryant.
Feb 5, 2015 Hattiesburg (MS) American
added Feb 5, 2015 05:36
One of those bills seeks to improve the state’s Tobacco Indemnification and Community Revitalization Commission, which is charged with deciding who gets economic investment money that was generated by 1998’s national tobacco settlement. In that settlemen
Feb 1, 2015 Charlottesville (VA) Daily Progress
added Feb 1, 2015 17:00
has revised the 2014 U.S. Tobacco portfolio review spreadsheet originally published on Aug. 8, 2014. The revision was required to correct inaccurate descriptions of the prior Rating Watch/Outlook status of two series of bonds issued by the California Coun
Jan 28, 2015 Business Wire
added Jan 30, 2015 12:09
objected to Gov. Sam Brownback’s plan for using $14.5 million from the Kansas Endowment for Youth to fill part of a $280 million hole in the current fiscal year’s budget. “This is a problem, in my view,” said Rep. Stephanie Clayton, a Republican from Ove
Jan 26, 2015 Kansas City (KS) Kansan
added Jan 26, 2015 22:34
began a 40-year plan of annual payments to reduce the unfunded liability in TRS. Today it’s a healthy 66 percent funded and improving every year, thanks to ... and the deposit of $808 million the state received when it settled a lawsuit with major tobacc
Jan 26, 2015 West Virginia Metro News Network
added Jan 26, 2015 11:22
Aruvians Rsearch analyzes the global tobacco industry in its research offering Analyzing the Global Tobacco Industry. The report is an in-depth profile of the tobacco industry in many countries, along with a complete analysis of the major players in the
Jan 22, 2015 PR Newswire
added Jan 23, 2015 12:08