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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET May 11, 2018

Tuesday, May 15th, 2018

05/11/2018 6261 Joint STATUS REPORT on Behalf of All Parties by R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Mandell, Jeffrey) (Entered: 05/11/2018)

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6261: JOINT STATUS REPORT REGARDING RETAIL POINT-OF-SALE DISPLAYS, May 11, 2018

Friday, May 11th, 2018

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EXCERPT:
POS is the last remaining issue that the Court has not resolved on remand. It has been nearly four years since the parties and two retailer trade associations filed their supplemental briefs on this issue. During that time, there have been additional decisions addressing legal doctrines that may be relevant to […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6260 Order #81 - Remand, May 1, 2018

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

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EXCERPT:
Corrective Statements On Websites
1. The Website Corrective Statements will be published as described in this Section.
a. Defendants and the Remedies Parties will not interfere with or impede a user’s ability to print or copy the Website Corrective Statements. The full-text display (as defined below) will not be an image, and will […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET May 1, 2018

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

05/01/2018
6260 
ORDER #81-Remand granting 6257 motion for third superseding consent order implementing the corrective statements remedy for websites and onserts. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on May 1, 2018. (MA) (Entered: 05/01/2018)
05/01/2018
 
MINUTE ORDER denying as moot the motion 6245 for referral to the special master for mediation. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on May 1, 2018. (MA) (Entered: […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6258: DEFENDANTS’ RESPONSE TO LITTLE ROCK SUN COMMUNITY NEWSPAPER’S EMERGENCY MOTION FOR PAYMENT & SANCTIONS, Apr 30, 2018

Monday, April 30th, 2018

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EXCERPT:
Defendants Philip Morris USA Inc., R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, and Altria Group, Inc.1 oppose the Little Rock Sun Community Newspaper’s Emergency Motion (Dkt. No. 6255; filed Apr. 4, 2018).2 The Little Rock Sun, by its publisher, Dr. Julius Larry (“Dr. Larry”), asks this Court to issue an order requiring Defendants […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 4/30/2018

Monday, April 30th, 2018

04/30/2018
6258 
RESPONSE re 6255 MOTION Emergency Motion for Payment Due and Owing by Tobacco Defendants for Court-Ordered Corrective Statement Tobacco Advertising Campaign in Newpapers MOTION for Sanctions filed by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Email Correspondence from Dr. Larry, # 2 Exhibit Mandell Letter to Dr. Larry, # 3 Exhibit The Little Rock Sun Times […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6257-21: (Proposed) ORDER # ___ -Remand, Apr 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

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EXCERPT:
the motion is GRANTED and it is hereby ORDERED that:
The corrective statements remedy under Order #1015 (Dkt. No. 5733; issued Aug. 17, 2006) . . . is hereby MODIFIED as set forth below:
PART 1: REVISED IMPLEMENTATION SPECIFICATIONS FOR CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS FOR WEBSITES AND ONSERTS
END EXCERPT

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6257: CONSENT MOTION FOR ENTRY OF THIRD SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY FOR WEBSITES AND ONSERTS, Apr 26, 2018

Thursday, April 26th, 2018

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EXCERPT:
The parties have reached agreement for the Corrective Statements remedy to begin on dates certain in two media channels—namely, websites and package “onserts”—and respectfully ask the Court to review and, if acceptable, promptly enter the attached (proposed) Consent Order Implementing the Corrective Statements Remedy For Websites and Onserts (the “(proposed) Website […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 4/18/2018-4/25/2018

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

Date Filed # Docket Text
04/23/2018 MINUTE ORDER: The status conference currently scheduled for April 25, 2018 at 9:00 a.m. is rescheduled to 11:00 a.m. the same day. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on April 23, 2018. (MA) (Entered: 04/23/2018)
04/24/2018 6256 TRANSCRIPT OF PROCEEDINGS before Judge Paul L. Friedman held on April 17, 2018; Page Numbers: 1-18. Date […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 03/28-4/17/2018

Tuesday, April 17th, 2018

Date Filed
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Docket Text
03/28/2018
6254 
MOTION for Partial Payment by ROBERT COTNER; “Let this be filed” signed 3/28/18 by Judge Paul L. Friedman (td) (Entered: 04/02/2018)
04/03/2018
 
MINUTE ORDER denying Robert Cotner’s motion 6254 for partial payment upon consideration of the entire record in this case. Mr. Cotner’s inclusion on the docket as an “interested party” does not make him a plaintiff […]