R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company Will Seek Further Review of Government Lawsuit
“R.J. Reynolds strongly believes that neither the evidence presented at trial nor the legal standards justify a finding of liability,” said
“R.J. Reynolds is pleased, however, that the Court of Appeals reaffirmed that the disgorgement of profits is not an available remedy in this case,” Holton adds. “We are also pleased that the Court of Appeals affirmed the district court’s decision not to require several of the remedies sought by the government, and ruled that some of the remedies the district court ordered were too broad.”
R.J. Reynolds is considering its options including seeking review by the U.S. Supreme Court.
R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, an indirect subsidiary of Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI), is the second-largest tobacco company in
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