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USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 12/23/17-02/13/18

Thursday, February 15th, 2018

EXCERPT:
02/06/2018
6247 
Memorandum in opposition to re 6245 MOTION for Mediation MOTION to Clarify filed by AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY, AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, AMERICAN LUNG ASSOCIATION, AMERICANS FOR NONSMOKERS’ RIGHTS, NATIONAL AFRICAN AMERICAN TOBACCO PREVENTION NETWORK, TOBACCO-FREE KIDS ACTION FUND, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. (Attachments: # 1 Exhibit Letter dated 11/3/2017, Crane-Hirsch to Agneshwar et al., # 2 Text of Proposed Order)(Crane-Hirsch, Daniel) (Entered: 02/06/2018)
02/13/2018
6248 
REPLY […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6248: REPLY BRIEF OF DEFENDANTS AND REMEDIES PARTIES IN SUPPORT OF MOTION FOR REFERRAL TO THE SPECIAL MASTER

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

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EXCERPT:
The parties are now within steps of a total agreement, needing minimal help to close the deal. But Plaintiffs have suddenly stopped short, insisting that Defendants either capitulate to Plaintiffs’ every demand or proceed on their own at risk of contempt. That is no solution. The principles to which the parties […]

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

Tuesday, December 19th, 2017

EXCERPT:
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

EXCERPT:
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 […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6228: CONSENT MOTION FOR SCHEDULING ORDER AND JOINT STATUS REPORT REGARDING CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
The parties continue to move forward toward the implementation of the corrective statements remedy in two other media channels, websites and onserts. . .
Two media channels remain at issue here: websites and onserts.
1. Onserts. The parties continue to exchange comments on onsert mockups, and estimate that remaining onsert issues will […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 10/23-25/17

Sunday, October 29th, 2017

10/23/2017 6228 Joint STATUS REPORT Regarding Corrective Statements and Consent Motion for Scheduling Order by PHILIP MORRIS USA INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Proposed Order)(Agneshwar, Anand) (Entered: 10/23/2017)
10/23/2017 6229 Consent MOTION for Scheduling Order by PHILIP MORRIS USA INC. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order)(Agneshwar, Anand) (Entered: 10/23/2017)
10/24/2017 6230 ORDER granting 6229 Consent Motion […]

CAA v FDA: MEMORANDUM OPINION re Intervenors, Oct 16, 2017

Thursday, October 19th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
the court concludes that Proposed Intervenors have not established that they would suffer a legally sufficient injury-in-fact if Plaintiffs were to prevail in this litigation. Therefore, they lack standing to intervene as of right, and the court declines to allow Proposed Intervenors to intervene permissively. Accordingly, the court denies Proposed Intervenors’ […]