A Manhattan-based appellate court has rejected an appeal from cigarette manufacturer Phillip Morris that requested an award from a 2013 jury trial be thrown out because of contradicting evidence introduced in the case.
The biggest listed cigarette maker in Asia, Japan Tobacco Inc., said today that it filed a lawsuit against the government of Thailand on June 19, combatting Thailand’s intention to require larger health warnings on cigarette packaging.
Fortunately he’s over the age of 18 because most parents would be concerned if their son just traded in his bag of Chips Ahoy! for a pack of Marlboros. Just days after resigning from Kraft Foods Inc., Marc Firestone immediately resurfaced at his previous employer, Philip Morris International (PMI).