Archive for August, 2015

6164: Order #59 Remand 8/20/15

Friday, August 21st, 2015

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EXCERPT:
The Court of Appeals ruled that the phrase “deliberately deceived the American public” adopted by this Court in its Opinion, exceeded its authority under RICO to craft remedies “that prevent and restrain” future violations. 18U.S.C. ยง 1964(a). On June 30, 2015, in an effort to move matters forward as quickly as […]

DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al. Aug 20, 2015

Friday, August 21st, 2015

08/20/2015 6164 ORDER #59-Remand: This case is now before the Court on the Court of Appeals’ remand of this Court’s earlier Opinion at Dkt. No. 5992; it is hereby ORDERED that Judge Richard Levie will remain as Special Master and shall Mediate among the Parties (see Order for details); the Parties shall conclude Mediation no later […]

DOJ Appeal MANDATE, Aug. 18, 2015

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

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EXCERPT:
J U D G M E N T
These causes came on to be heard on the record on appeal from the United States District Court for the District of Columbia and were argued by counsel. On consideration thereof, it is
ORDERED and ADJUDGED that the judgment of the District Court appealed […]

DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al. Aug 18, 2015

Tuesday, August 18th, 2015

08/18/2015 6163 MANDATE of USCA (certified copy) as to 6000 Notice of Appeal to DC Circuit Court, filed by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., LORILLARD TOBACCO COMPANY, 6112 Notice of Appeal to DC Circuit Court, filed by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., LORILLARD TOBACCO […]

6162: ORDER #58-REMAND: Schedule for Briefing and Counter-Motion Regarding Plaintiffs’ Motion to Formally Reinstate the Descriptor Ban

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

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EXCERPT:
Upon consideration of the Parties’ Joint Motion for Schedule for Briefing and Counter-Motion Regarding Plaintiffs’ Motion to Formally Reinstate the Descriptor Ban, and the entire record in this case, it is hereby
ORDEED that the Joint Motion is GRANTED; and it is further
ORDERED that the Tobacco Companies’ combined opposition and brief supporting […]

DOCKET for USA v. PHILIP MORRIS USA, et al Jul 23-Aug 4, 2015

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015

07/23/2015 6158 NOTICE OF APPEAL TO DC CIRCUIT COURT as to 6147 Order on Motion for Relief from Judgment by R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY. Filing fee $ 505, receipt number 0090-4186069. Fee Status: Fee Paid. Parties have been notified. (Mandell, Jeffrey) (Entered: 07/23/2015)
07/24/2015 6159 Transmission of the Notice of Appeal, Order Appealed, and Docket Sheet to US […]