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Philip Morris Lawsuit

Why U.S. Companies Are Increasingly Unwelcomed in South America

Rafael Salazar | Posted 07.22.2014 | Latino Voices
Rafael Salazar

It is in this wider regional context that President Mujica's efforts have to be understood: of countries that feel wronged by the way transnational corporations conduct their affairs in Latin America.

Despite Philip Morris's Findings, Cigarette Additives Increase Toxicity: Study

| Posted 12.21.2011 | Healthy Living

By Katherine Harmon (Click here for the original article) Cigarette maker Philip Morris spent years studying whether additives, such as menthol, a...

Tobacco Giant Ordered To Pay Millions In Lawsuit

AP | By TIM FOUGHT | Posted 12.03.2011 | Business

PORTLAND, Ore. -- Tobacco company Philip Morris USA Inc. must pay Oregon 60 percent of a $79.5 million award in a long-running lawsuit filed by the fa...

Philip Morris Fights Australian Cigarette Packaging Rules

AP | KRISTEN GELINEAU | Posted 08.26.2011 | Healthy Living

SYDNEY — Tobacco giant Philip Morris launched legal action on Monday against the Australian government over the country's plans to strip company...

Massive Tobacco Lawsuit Revived In Illinois

AP | JIM SUHR | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. — A lawsuit that led to a $10.1 billion verdict against cigarette-making Philip Morris USA before it was tossed out by the Il...

Phillip Morris Sues Retailers Over Counterfeit Cigarettes

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Philip Morris USA filed suit against 105 New Jersey and New York retailers Wednesday, alleging they sold counterfeit versions of Marlboro brand cigare...