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  1. Tobacco firms to appeal $12 billion award to Canadian smokersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Insurance

    ... Corp., part of Japan Tobacco Inc. Group and Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. - a subsidiary of Philip Morris International - all issued statements saying they disagreed with the ruling by Quebec Superior Court Justice Brian Riordan on Monday. Imperial ...

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  2. Altria Is the Most Impressive Dividend Stock EverRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Investopedia

    ... in 2008, Altria made a similar but much more fundamentally transformative move, spinning off its Philip Morris International as a separately traded entity. Here, Philip Morris was actually the much larger offshoot, with Altria representing barely ...

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  3. One Million Smokers Win A 8bn In CompensationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sky News

    ... is a part of British American Tobacco plc, whilst Rothmans, Benson & Hedges is a subsidiary of Philip Morris International. She said: "The tobacco industry's products are lethal when used as intended, yet it has largely avoided having to pay for ...

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  4. One Million Smokers Win 8bn In CompensationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    ... is a part of British American Tobacco plc, whilst Rothmans, Benson & Hedges is a subsidiary of Philip Morris International. She said: "The tobacco industry's products are lethal when used as intended, yet it has largely avoided having to pay for ...

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  5. Press Digest- Canada - June 2Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Imperial Tobacco - said they'll appeal. The third is Rothmans, Benson & Hedges, a subsidiary of Philip Morris International. ( bit.ly/1dHFvUr ) ** The Canadian government has asked the Federal Court for permission to withhold "sensitive" ...

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  6. Tobacco Firms Ordered to Pay $12.5 Billion in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    A Canadian court has ordered British American Tobacco PLC, Philip Morris International Inc. and Japan Tobacco Inc. to pay 15.6 billion Canadian dollars in damages to Quebec smokers after a 17-year legal battle, in the latest case to roil the global tobacco industry.

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  7. Tobacco companies ordered to pay $12.5B in CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    A Canadian court has ordered British American Tobacco PLC, Philip Morris International Inc. and Japan Tobacco Inc. to pay 15.6 billion Canadian dollars in damages to Quebec smokers after a 17-year legal battle, in the latest case to roil the global tobacco industry. More than one million Quebecers--comprising smoking addicts and people who had become sick from smoking--were represented in class-action suits claiming tobacco companies should be held responsible for selling a harmful product and obscuring the health impact of smoking.

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  8. Stocks: 6 things to know before the openRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... billions of dollars over two class action lawsuits. Japan Tobacco shares fell about 2% in Tokyo. Philip Morris International is the third company affected by the suit. 5. Inflation is back in Europe: The threat of deflation has receded further as ...

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  9. Europe Markets: Greece jitters weigh on Europe markets as debt payment loomsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    ... April. lost 2.2% after a Quebec court ruled late Monday that the U.K. tobacco firm, along with Philip Morris International Inc. climbed 2.7% after the plumbing and building-materials supplier said third-quarter trading profit for ongoing businesses ...

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  10. London Markets: Tobacco firms nudge FTSE 100 lower after Canadian court rulingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | MarketWatch

    The U.K.'s FTSE 100 dropped for a third straight session on Tuesday, weighed by losses for tobacco firms after a Canadian court ruling, as well as by ongoing uncertainty over Greece's debt situation. lost 1.6% after a Quebec court ruled late Monday that the U.K. tobacco firm, along with Philip Morris International Inc. slumped 7.6%.

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  11. Quebec tobacco class action judgements issuedRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    The judgement in two Canadian class action lawsuits has been publicly issued at the Quebec Superior Court in Canada on 1st June 2015 following a private release which was made on 27th May 2015. The judgement follows a ten year legal challenge against British American Tobacco's Canadian subsidiary, Imperial Tobacco Canada as well as Philip Morris International and Japan Tobacco International's Canadian subsidiaries.

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  12. Rothmans, Benson & Hedges Inc. to appeal decision in Qu bec class action tobacco suitsRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Canada NewsWire

    ... court level and an individual claims process for eligible class members. RBH's parent company, Philip Morris International Inc., is not a party to these cases and is not liable for any portion of the judgment. "These cases are far from over. We will ...

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  13. Tobacco industry accused of fueling cigarette smuggling to boost profitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 30 | The Independent

    ... It cited the Project Star report produced by the audit firm KPMG for the tobacco company Philip Morris International, which put the illicit cigarette trade at 16.4 per cent of the UK market in 2012 - higher than the HMRC estimate of 4 to 13 per ...

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  14. Smoking parents plunging nearly half a million children into poverty, says new researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | The Independent

    ... This week Japan Tobacco International (JTI), the world's third biggest tobacco company, joined Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco in filing a lawsuit against the Government. JTI's suit claims that the move, which would see all ...

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  15. End European agreements with tobacco industry designed to curb smuggling, urge expertsRead the original story

    Thursday May 28 | Medical News Today

    ... month.* The agreements were drawn up between 2004 and 2010 with Philip Morris (PM), including Philip Morris International (PMI), Japan Tobacco International (JTI), British American Tobacco (BAT), and Imperial Tobacco Limited (ITL), following ...

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  16. The World Health Organization's dishonest "World No Tobacco Day"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Hot Air

    ... . INTERPOL's application should be rejected on the basis that, as long as its agreement with Philip Morris International (PMI) is in force, its participation in FCTC discussions would be inconsistent with the FCTC and the ITP. As the police have a ...

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  17. 56.6 Billion Illegal Cigarettes Consumed in the EU in 2014, Worth...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | AndhraNews

    ... American Tobacco (BAT), Imperial Tobacco Group (Imperial), Japan Tobacco International (JTI) and Philip Morris International (PMI) remain committed to these efforts and together with law enforcement continue to invest in combating this problem. ...

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  18. Stocks: 5 things to know before the openRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | KSFO-AM San Francisco

    ... worth more even than the Facebook brand. Marlboro cigarettes are sold by Altria in the U.S. and Philip Morris International overseas. 5. Potent politics: Investors will be watching political moves in Europe as G7 finance ministers begin a three-day ...

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  19. Recent Research Analysts' Ratings Updates for Philip Morris InternationalRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    They set a "neutral" rating and a $90.00 price target on the stock. 5/8/2015 - Philip Morris International was upgraded by analysts at Goldman Sachs from a "sell" rating to a "neutral" rating.

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  20. UK: Tobacco firms challenge lawRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Iol.co.za

    PHILIP Morris International and British American Tobacco filed lawsuits to challenge a new UK law that will strip cigarette packs of most branding and artwork. The tobacco companies claimed the so-called plain packaging law, which comes into effect a year from now, is excessive.

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