Archive for the 'Santa Fe Suit' Category

IN RE: SANTA FE NATURAL TOBACCO COMPANY MARKETING AND SALES PRACTICES LITIGATION: TRANSFER ORDER

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

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EXCERPT:
The litigation consists of five actions pending in four districts, as listed on Schedule A. Since the filing of the motion, the Panel has been notified of eight related actions in four additional districts. 1 This putative class action litigation concerns the labeling and advertising of Natural American Spirit cigarettes as […]

SANTA FE: ORDER GRANTING STAY OF PROCEEDINGS PENDING A RULING BY THE JUDICIAL PANEL ON MULTIDISTRICT LITIGATION, FEB 5, 2016

Monday, February 8th, 2016

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EXCERPT:
ORDERED AND ADJUDGED, on this 5TH day of Feb., 2016, that:
1. All proceedings in this action are hereby stayed pending resolution of the Motion for Transfer of Actions to the District of New Mexico for Consolidation of All Pretrial Proceedings Pursuant to 28 U.S.C. § 1407 [MDL No. 2695] pending before the Judicial […]

SANTA FE: DOCKET for Rothman v. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Jan 21-Feb 5, 2016

Monday, February 8th, 2016

01/21/2016 18 NOTICE OF APPEARANCE by Michael Fraser Stoer on behalf of Reynolds American, Inc., Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.. (Stoer, Michael) (Entered: 01/21/2016)
02/02/2016 19 ORDER FOR ADMISSION PRO HAC VICE granting 17 Motion for Peter J. Biersteker to Appear Pro Hac Vice. ENDORSEMENT: The Clerk of the Court is requested to terminate the motion (doc. […]

SANTA FE: DOCKET for Rothman v. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Jan. 14-15

Friday, January 15th, 2016

Date Filed: 11/03/2015
Jury Demand: Plaintiff
Nature of Suit: 890 Other Statutory Actions
Jurisdiction: Federal Question
Date Filed # Docket Text
01/14/2016 15 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - SECOND MOTION for Noel John Francisco to Appear Pro Hac Vice . Motion and supporting papers to be reviewed by Clerk’s Office staff. Document filed by Reynolds American, Inc., Santa Fe Natural Tobacco […]

SANTA FE: DOCKET for Rothman v. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Dec. 16-18

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

EXCERPT:
12/16/2015 13 FILING ERROR - DEFICIENT DOCKET ENTRY - MOTION for Noel John Francisco to Appear Pro Hac Vice
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12/17/2015 >>>NOTICE REGARDING DEFICIENT MOTION TO APPEAR PRO HAC VICE. Notice to RE-FILE Document No. 13 MOTION for Noel John Francisco to Appear Pro Hac Vice ….The filing is deficient for the following reason(s): […]

SANTA FE: SUMMONS IN A CIVIL ACTION (Nov 3, 2015)

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

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EXCERPT:
A lawsuit has been filed against you.
Within 21 days after service of this summons on you (not counting the day you received it) — or 60 days if you are the United States or a United States agency, or an officer or employee of the United States described in Fed. R. […]

CIVIL DOCKET FOR CASE #: 7:15-cv-08622: Rothman v. Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc. et al

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

EXCERPT:
11/03/2015 1 COMPLAINT against Reynolds American, Inc., Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc.. (Filing Fee $ 400.00, Receipt Number 0208-11582605)Document filed by Theodore Rothman.(Richman, Kim) (Entered: 11/03/2015)
11/03/2015 2 CIVIL COVER SHEET filed. (Richman, Kim) (Entered: 11/03/2015)
11/03/2015 3 REQUEST FOR ISSUANCE OF SUMMONS as to Reynolds American Inc., re: 1 Complaint. Document filed by Theodore Rothman. (Richman, Kim) (Entered: […]

ROTHMAN v. SANTA FE NATURAL: Class Action Complaint (Nov. 3, 2015) (PDF)

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015

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EXCERPT:
1. This Action seeks to redress Defendants Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company, Inc. and Reynolds American, Inc.’s deceptive marketing of their “Natural American Spirit” brand cigarettes1 as “Additive-Free Natural Tobacco.” The terms “Natural” and “Additive-Free” imply a safer cigarette, allowing Defendants to charge a price premium for the cigarettes. A reasonable […]