R. J. Reynolds

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R.J. Reynolds appeals $23.6 billion verdict in smoking case

As expected, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has appealed the awarding of $23.6 billion in punitive damages to the family of a single smoker.The Winston-Salem Journal reports that in its 71-page appeal of the Florida jury's decision, Reynolds lawyers write ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 1 hour ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 1 reports

Reynolds Optimistic on Lorillard Acquisition

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. – Reynolds American Inc. (RAI) sees a bright future for its purchase of Lorillard Inc. and its overall operations, executives said today during its second-quarter earnings call.The acquisition of Lorillard will "substantially enhance" ... [Published CSnews.com - 18 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Reynolds American's (RAI) CEO Susan Cameron on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

OperatorGood day, ladies and gentlemen, and welcome to the Reynolds American Second Quarter Earnings Conference Call. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this call may be recorded.I would now like to introduce your host for today's conference, Morris ... [Published Seeking Alpha - 20 hours ago]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

How tobacco firms saved billions via tax loophole

igarettes are displayed for sale at a Costco Wholesale store in Arlington, Virginia.Among what the report labeled "tax avoidance" measures were reclassifying roll-your-own tobacco as pipe tobacco, "with minimal differences in the packaging and the appearance ... [Published CNBC - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Doctors should be cautious on medical marijuana

It may well be that health care providers in Springfield are mum on medical marijuana because of the potential liability associated with it. Just last week a Florida jury awarded Cynthia Robinson, whose husband died of lung cancer, $23.6 billion in punitive ... [Published State Journal-Register - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 28 2014 - Updated Jul 28 2014 - 1 reports

Florida jury awards huge damages over cigarettes

Cynthia Robinson, flanked by her attorneys, after a Florida jury awarded her $23.6bn (£13.86bn) in damages against a cigarette maker for the 1996 death of her husband from cancer.Christopher Chestnut (right) of Georgia firm The Chestnut Firm, said: ‘The ... [Published Law Society Gazette - Jul 28 2014]
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Choking on compo

This all comes to you from The Steeple Times - News of the bold, the talented and the influential - News of the bold, the talented and the influentialChain smoker’s widow awarded £13.9 billion in compensationAmerica is widely known as the land that created ... [Published The Steeple Times - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

Does This Widow Deserve $23 Billion?

A jury awards a woman $23 billion. The Constitution said nothing about this.Last week, a jury of her peers awarded a lone human, Cynthia Robinson, over $23.6 billion to punish a cigarette company for the death of her husband. And poof, they were no longer ... [Published Daily Beast - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 4 reports

Cancer victim’s widow awarded $23 bn in US lawsuit

Washington, July 20:  A court in the US has awarded a widow $23.6 billion in damages in a lawsuit against America’s second biggest tobacco company, media reports said Sunday.Cynthia Robinson in 2008 initiated legal action against tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds ... [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Trial attorney and team awarded millions against big tobacco company

Willie Gary Story Posted: 07/24/2014Trial attorney Willie Gary, along with his law partner Donald Watson, of the Florida-based law firm of Gary, Williams, Parenti, & Watson, P.L.L.C., and Chris Chestnut of the Chestnut Firm in Atlanta, Georgia and Howard ... [Published Chicago Crusader - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Of excesses, moderation and drought

LAST week the court ordered cigarette giant RJ Reynolds of Tobaccoville, NC, to pay US$7.3m to Cynthia Robinson, widow of Mike Johnson; US$9.6m to his son; and US$26.3billion in punitive damages -- Ouch! From age 13, Mike smoked three packs a day and ... [Published Jamaica Observer - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

ROLAND MARTIN: Attorney Willie Gary Wins $23B Tobacco Lawsuit

PLAY AUDIO talks to Attorney Willie Gary about the $23.6B winning lawsuit the Florida woman he represented won, in a suit against R.J. Reynolds, one of the largest tobacco companies in the world.“We were blessed. They had so many more lawyers than we ... [Published Black America Web - Jul 25 2014]

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Reynolds Optimistic on Lorillard Acquisition [Published CSnews.com - 18 hours ago]
RAI’s Q2 Results Beat Expectations [Published Convenience Store Decisions - 19 hours ago]
Reynolds American's (RAI) CEO Susan Cameron on ... [Published Seeking Alpha - 20 hours ago]
Reynolds American Q2 Profit Rises, Beats View; ... [Published RTTNews.com - 23 hours ago]
How tobacco firms saved billions via tax loophole [Published CNBC - Jul 28 2014]
EnWave Signs Commercial License and Receives Ma... [Published MarketWired - Jul 28 2014]
Letter: Doctors should be cautious on medical m... [Published State Journal-Register - Jul 28 2014]
Florida jury awards huge damages over cigarettes [Published Law Society Gazette - Jul 28 2014]
Choking on compo [Published The Steeple Times - Jul 27 2014]
The beginning … N.C. Zoo turns 40 [Published Courier Tribune - Jul 27 2014]
This Traffic Backup Brought To You By ... [Published WUWM - Jul 26 2014]
Does This Widow Deserve $23 Billion? [Published Daily Beast - Jul 26 2014]
Michael McCulloch Completes Rep. Foxx’s Unique ... [Published Congresswoman Virginia Foxx - Jul 26 2014]
Cancer victim’s widow awarded $23 bn in US lawsuit [Published Indo-Canadian Voice - Jul 26 2014]
US jury punishes cigarette company with $23 bil... [Published Weekly Times of India - Jul 25 2014]
Trial attorney and team awarded millions agains... [Published Chicago Crusader - Jul 25 2014]
A Florida Jury Awards Widow More Than $23 Billi... [Published PRWeb - Jul 25 2014]
Study: African-American Women Struggle Most to ... [Published The Guardian Express - Jul 25 2014]
Of excesses, moderation and drought [Published Jamaica Observer - Jul 25 2014]
Market Flash: Market Down [Published Euronext - Jul 25 2014]
ROLAND MARTIN: Attorney Willie Gary Wins $23B T... [Published Black America Web - Jul 25 2014]
A Florida Widow Wins $23.6 Billion Lawsuit Agai... [Published International Business Times Australia - Jul 25 2014]
Mid-July Muni Minutes [Published India Infoline - Jul 24 2014]
Award in Florida, slap in Mumbai [Published Calcutta Telegraph - Jul 24 2014]
Marketing firm works with companies of all sizes [Published Panama City News Herald - Jul 24 2014]
Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI) Stock Down on Ver... [Published Minyanville - Jul 23 2014]
Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI) Stock Down on Ver... [Published Wall Street Select - Jul 23 2014]
South Wales Echo letters: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 [Published Wales Online - Jul 23 2014]
$23.6 Billion Lawsuit Winner to Big Tobacco: “A... [Published RT Magazine - Jul 23 2014]
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Will RJ Reynolds end up paying $23B in punitive... [Published FOX Business - Video - Jul 22 2014]
Lanier Law Firm’s Mark Lanier weighs in on the RJ Reynolds verdict. ...
$23.6 Billion Lawsuit Winner to Big Tobacco: “A... [Published TIME.com - Jul 22 2014]
“Are you awake now? Do you hear what the jury is saying? You have to stop,” Cynthia Robinson wants to tell the tobacco industry. The Florida widow recently won a $23.6 billion lawsuit against tobacco company R.J. Reynolds, one of the largest recent judgments ...
It’s Unlikely Tobacco Company Will Pay $23.6 Bi... [Published TIME.com - Jul 21 2014]
Big Tobacco took a hit on Friday when a court ordered the second-largest tobacco company in the U.S. to pay damages to a Florida widow who had sued them for her husband’s smoking-related death. However, it’s unlikely that the company will pay full price ...
The Illogical Basis of That $23 Billion Award A... [Published Hit & Run - Jul 21 2014]
<p><img alt="" height="206" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/jsullum/2014_07/cigarette-warning.jpg?h=206&w=275" title="Who knew?|||Wikipedia" width="275" style="float: right;"/&gt;On Friday a jury in Escambia County, Florida, decided  that ...
RJ Reynolds Punitive Damage Award Likely Will N... [Published JD Journal.com - Jul 21 2014]
Lawyers with jury awards expertise said Friday that the decision by a Florida jury to impose punitive damages against RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company will likely be rejected on appeal, according to Reuters. The damages total $23.6 billion. The cigarette ...
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