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2012-05-25 23:00:48

European Wax Center Marlboro extends its first-time Free Wax Offer to all guests Marlboro, NJ (PRWEB) May 25, 2012 European Wax Center Marlboro is offering a Free Wax promotion to all first time guests. For any new guest that comes in to get waxing in Freehold, Marlboro, NJ for the first time, there are several different types of waxes offered completely free at European Wax Center Marlboro. Women coming for hair removal in Morganville, Marlboro, New Jersey for the first time can enjoy a...

2011-12-19 19:37:00

MELBOURNE, Australia, Dec. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip Morris Limited (PML) today announced that it has filed a High Court challenge against the Australian Government over plain packaging for tobacco products. This is the second legal claim filed by a Philip Morris company against the Government on plain packaging. Commenting on today's announcement, PML spokesperson Chris Argent said: "The Government has passed a law that acquires our valuable brands and intellectual property despite...

2011-12-13 00:05:00

The Honorable John A. Woodcock, Jr., Chief District Judge, U.S. District Court, District of Maine, Refuses to Dismiss Light Cigarette Lawsuit Against Philip Morris USA and Altria Group, Inc.; Grants Parker Waichman Alonso LLP's Motion to Suggest Remand Back to Eastern District of New York For Class Certification New York, New York (PRWEB) December 12, 2011 Parker Waichman Alonso LLP, a national law firm, is pleased to announce that the Honorable John A. Woodcock, Jr., Chief District Judge...

2011-11-20 23:32:00

HONG KONG, Nov. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip Morris Asia Limited (PMA), Hong Kong, owner of Australian affiliate, Philip Morris Limited (PML), today announced that it has begun legal proceedings against the Australian Government by serving a Notice of Arbitration under Australia's Bilateral Investment Treaty with Hong Kong. The Notice of Arbitration was served on the Government immediately following the passage of plain packaging legislation for tobacco products by the Australian...

2011-07-02 00:00:33

Mary Petto of Marlboro, NJ, was awarded a patent on an invention that helps people create vision boards, a core technique in the spiritual movement called the Law of Attraction that is sweeping the globe thanks in part to the popular independent film and book, "The Secret," and to Oprah's oft-touted dream-board philosophy. The patented product, originally called the Page in Progress box, was first marketed to crafters and scrapbookers as a time management tool. Marlboro, NJ (PRWEB) July 01,...

2011-06-13 09:41:00

ST. LOUIS, June 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Swedlow & Associates, Korein Tillery, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan, and Newman Bronson & Wallisare: A class action lawsuit about whether Philip Morris USA Inc. misled consumers about Marlboro Lights cigarettes has been certified to proceed. The lawsuit is called Craft v. Philip Morris Companies, Inc. and it is pending in the Missouri Circuit Court, Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit. You...

2011-01-19 14:08:00

TICKER SYMBOL UFS (NYSE, TSX) MONTREAL, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ - Domtar Corporation (NYSE/TSX: UFS) invites the media to attend a special dedication ceremony, celebrating the start-up of a biomass steam turbine generator at its Marlboro, SC mill. Who:   David Logsdon, Chief Operating Officer, South Carolina Department of Commerce Lonnie Carter, Chief Executive Officer, Santee Cooper Bill Fleming, President and Chief Executive Officer, Marlboro Electric...

2011-01-01 00:14:37

"This could be the largest fraud perpetrated on consumers in the United States" once an amount for restitution and punitive damages are determined says attorney Stephen Sheller. The lawsuit alleges Philip Morris misled smokers by marketing "low tar" Marlboro Lights as healthier cigarettes to persuade smokers not to quit. Philadelphia, PA (Vocus/PRWEB) December 31, 2010 If Stephen Sheller gets his way, "Big Tobacco" could get stung again with huge damages for misleading consumers. Sheller...

2010-10-08 16:38:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- In a first-of-its-kind case focusing on areas of conflict between a nation's tobacco control regulations and the treaty rights of a multinational corporation, the government of Uruguay has retained Foley Hoag LLP to represent it in an arbitration case brought by Philip Morris, at the International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID). The Foley Hoag team is led by international law specialists and Washington-based partners Paul Reichler...

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2010-06-23 05:45:00

A US law went into effect on Tuesday barring tobacco companies from selling so-called "light" cigarettes, but anti-tobacco groups say the rule does nothing since many makers are simply selling the same cigarette by using color-coded packages. The law, signed a year ago by President Barack Obama, regulates the tobacco industry for the first and prohibits packaging using the terms "light," "ultra-light," "mild," or "low" -- which are thought to mislead smokers into believing these cigarettes...