Archive for December, 2017

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 12/15-19/2017

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

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12/19/2017 6237 ORDER granting 6236 the parties’ consent motion for scheduling order and joint status report regarding corrective statements. The parties shall submit on or before January 12, 2018, an agreed upon (proposed) second superseding consent order for websites and onserts. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on December 19, 2017.(lcplf2) (Entered: 12/19/2017)
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6236: CONSENT MOTION FOR SCHEDULING ORDER AND JOINT STATUS REPORT REGARDING CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS, Dec 15, 2017

Friday, December 15th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
As to websites, as previously reported, the parties are tentatively exploring having Defendants and the Remedies Parties prepare new company website mockups only for “Phase 1” (years 1 through 5). To date, Defendants and the Remedies Parties have provided Plaintiffs with multiple iterations of website mockups, which Defendants and the Remedies […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 11/17-11/20/17

Monday, December 11th, 2017

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11/20/2017 6234 ORDER granting 6231 the parties’ consent motion for scheduling order and joint status report regarding corrective statements. The parties shall submit on or before December 15, 2017 an agreed upon (proposed) second superseding consent order for websites and onserts. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on November 20, 2017.
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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6234: ORDER #74 – REMAND

Monday, December 11th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
Upon consideration of the parties’ Consent Motion for Scheduling Order and Joint Status Report Regarding Corrective Statements, filed November 17, 2017, and the entire record in this matter, it is hereby
ORDERED that the Consent Motion for Scheduling Order and Joint Status Report Regarding Corrective Statements [Dkt. 6231] is GRANTED; and it […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6231: CONSENT MOTION FOR SCHEDULING ORDER AND JOINT STATUS REPORT REGARDING CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS, Nov 17, 2017

Monday, December 11th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
The parties are committed to implementing the corrective statements remedy for websites and onserts as expeditiously as possible consistent with ordinary commercial practices. The timing of implementation will be included in the (proposed) Consent Order for websites and onserts that the parties submit on December 15, 2017, or such later date […]

CIGAR ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA v. FDA: REPLY IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS‘ CROSS-MOTION FOR PARTIAL SUMMARY JUDGMENT, Dec 4, 2017

Monday, December 4th, 2017

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The government has long required commercial disclosures related to consumer health and safety. Those interests explain and justify disclosures that are now ubiquitous, from “Drug Facts“ labels on over-the-counter drugs, to “Nutrition Facts“ labels on food, to country-of-origin labels on meat. In this case, Plaintiffs neither dispute that their cigar and […]