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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’ […]

DOCKET CAA v FDA Oct, 2017

Wednesday, October 18th, 2017

EXCERPT:
10/12/2017 67  AMICUS BRIEF by CAUSE OF ACTION INSTITUTE. (znmw) (Entered: 10/13/2017)
10/16/2017 68  MEMORANDUM OPINION re: 36 Proposed Intervenors’ Motion to Intervene. Signed by Judge Amit P. Mehta on 10/16/2017. (lcapm3) (Entered: 10/16/2017)
10/16/2017 69  ORDER. For the reasons stated in 68 the court’s Memorandum Opinion, the court denies 36 Proposed Intervenors’ Motion to Intervene. See attached Order for additional details. Signed by Judge Amit P. Mehta on […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. DOCKET 12/27/16-10/5/17

Friday, October 6th, 2017

EXCERPT:
10/04/2017 6226 ORDER granting 6225 the consent motion for scheduling order; the parties shall submit an agreed upon (proposed) superseding consent order for websites and onserts on or before October 23, 2017. Signed by Judge Paul L. Friedman on October 4, 2017. (MA) (Entered: 10/04/2017)
10/04/2017 Set/Reset Deadlines: Proposed superseding consent order due by 10/23/2017. (tj) (Entered: […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6227: ORDER #[72] -Remand: SECOND SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

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EXCERPT:
The corrective statements remedy under Order #1015…is hereby MODIFIED as set forth below:
PART 1: REVISED TEXT FOR CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS
As required by the Court of Appeals in United States v. Philip Morris USA, Inc., 80I F.3d 250… and the memorandum opinions accompanying Order #62-Remand and Order #67- Remand, the text of […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6223-6: (Proposed) ORDER # ___ -Remand SECOND SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS REMEDY FOR NEWSPAPERS AND TELEVISION

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

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EXCERPT:
Upon consideration of the Consent Motion for Entry of Second Superseding Consent Order Implementing the Corrective Statements Remedy for Newspapers and Television, and the entire record herein, it is hereby ORDERED that:
The corrective statements remedy under Order #1015 (Dkt. No. 5733; issued Aug. 17, 2006), published as United States v. Philip […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6225: CONSENT MOTION FOR SCHEDULING ORDER AND JOINT STATUS REPORT REGARDING CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

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EXCERPT:
On this day, the parties are submitting a motion for entry of a proposed consent order regarding implementation of the corrective statements remedy for newspapers and television. That proposed consent order also incorporates the English and Spanish text for all executions (newspapers, television, websites, and onserts).
The parties continue to move forward […]

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al. #6223: CONSENT MOTION FOR ENTRY OF SECOND SUPERSEDING CONSENT ORDER IMPLEMENTING THE CORRECTIVE STATEMENTS…

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

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EXCERPT:
By contrast, the present (proposed) Newspaper and TV Consent Order provides that if the Court adopts the (proposed) Newspaper and TV Order without modification, then the tobacco companies will not challenge that Order on appeal, and the specific implementation executions for newspapers and television will commence on the schedule specified in […]

Judge Kessler Drops Out of DOJ Case

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

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EXCERPT:
The above-entitled case was reassigned on 8/29/2017 from Judge Gladys Kessler to Judge Paul L. Friedman by direction of the Calendar Committee.
(Case Transferred by Consent)
END EXCERPT

USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al.: ORDER# 68 - REMAND, Jul 25, 2017

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

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EXCERPT:
After considering the parties’ joint filing dated July 11, 2017, and the entire record in this case, it is hereby
ORDERED that the parties shall apply their best efforts, by August 11, 2017, to submit an agreed upon (Proposed) Second Superseding Consent Order, or to provide a further status report to the […]

DOCKET for USA v PHILIP MORRIS, et. al., Jul 11-25, 2017

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

07/11/2017 6211 Joint STATUS REPORT Regarding Corrective Statements by ALTRIA GROUP, INC., PHILIP MORRIS USA INC.. (Attachments: # 1 Text of Proposed Order Proposed Order)(Agneshwar, Anand) (Entered: 07/11/2017)
07/25/2017 6212 ORDER #68-Remand: It is ordered that the parties shall apply their best efforts, by August 11, 2017, to submit an agreed upon (Proposed) Second Superseding Consent Order, or […]