Headlines Tagged with Settlements — 14,183 headlines found
Discussing the impact to big tobacco now that e-cigarettes are increasingly more popular, with Steve Malanga, Manhattan Institute senior fellow, and Lee Munson, Portfolio Asset Management CIO.
Jun 24, 2014 CNBC
added Jun 24, 2014 17:56
The price for a Senate seat has certainly gone up. All the Republicans did in my case was to eliminate my seat,...the Puckett debacle brings the public eye to bear on the activities of the Virginia Tobacco Commission. How were members of the current commi
Jun 20, 2014 Roanoke (VA) Times & World News
added Jun 20, 2014 12:33
Supreme Court of Oklahoma has upheld a $47 million summary judgment verdict won by state Attorney General Scott Pruitt in a lawsuit against Native Wholesale Supply, a cigarette distributer. In 2008, the state’s former attorney general, Drew Edmondson, fi
Jun 18, 2014 Washington DC Examiner
added Jun 18, 2014 19:16
A $50 million problem for the coming state budget year emerged Thursday when Gov. Jay Nixon's administration released a letter warning that the state's victory in litigation with tobacco companies won't result in an immediate windfall for the treasury.
Jun 13, 2014 Columbia (MO) Tribune
added Jun 13, 2014 11:18
Beshear said the end of a legal dispute between 23 states, including Kentucky, and tobacco manufacturers that was fought over 10 years is "a victory not only for Kentucky farmers, but also for critical health care and childhood services."
Jun 13, 2014 Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jun 13, 2014 11:03
Tobacco companies have agreed to pay Kentucky more than $110 million to settle a 10-year legal battle over the state's share of the tobacco master settlement agreement.
Jun 12, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 13, 2014 11:03
[Kentucky] 2nd settlement with cigarette makers announced after decade of litigation over 1st settlement
Calling the process "complicated and chaotic," Gov. Steve Beshear and Attorney General Jack Conway announced Thursday that Kentucky would get 45 percent of disputed money from tobacco companies through the 1998 master settlement agreement.
Jun 12, 2014 KSTV cn|2 (Louisville, KY)
added Jun 13, 2014 00:21
About 600 million contraband cigarettes were sold in the state before the lawsuit was filed, according to the ruling. Native Wholesale Supply “purposefully targeted the Oklahoma cigarette market and reaped the economic benefit of selling cigarettes in O
Jun 10, 2014 The Oklahoman
added Jun 10, 2014 23:09
high-frequency trading (HFT) ...Ironically the lawyer’s name behind the class action lawsuit is Michael Lewis... the lawyer who has already accomplished the unthinkable by winning a lawsuit against big tobacco companies back in 1994 and winning for the st
Jun 9, 2014 Forex Magnates
added Jun 10, 2014 09:43
The chairman of the tobacco commission, Terry G. Kilgore, a Republican member of the House of Delegates, canceled a meeting set for Wednesday to interview Mr. Puckett for a top job, and called the attacks on Mr. Puckett “reprehensible.” The commission ma
Jun 10, 2014 New York Times
added Jun 10, 2014 09:30