Latest Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement Stories

2009-11-04 13:00:00

PETERSBURG, Va., Nov. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Star Scientific, Inc.

2009-09-15 11:00:00

PETERSBURG, Va., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Star Scientific, Inc.

2009-07-07 09:08:00

PETERSBURG, Va., July 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (Nasdaq: STSI) announced that its trial counsel has filed a motion for Judgment as a Matter of Law and In the Alternative, for a New Trial, with the US District Court in Maryland.

2009-06-16 17:28:00

PETERSBURG, Va., June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Star Scientific Inc. (Nasdaq: STSI) announced today that the jury in the trial of the company's patent infringement lawsuit concluded its deliberations.

2009-04-01 16:55:00

NEW YORK, April 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Philip Morris USA, a unit of Altria Group, Inc., announced in early March that it would raise tobacco prices yet again.

2009-03-09 10:45:00

PETERSBURG, Va., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Star Scientific, Inc. (Nasdaq: STSI) announced that the United States Supreme Court today denied the petition for a writ of certiorari filed with the Court by RJ Reynolds Tobacco Company (RJR).

2008-09-17 15:00:26

Star Scientific, Inc. (NASDAQ:STSI) has hired Roger Grogman, former Corporate Vice President of Marketing for the McLane Company, Inc., on an exclusive basis to consult with the company on marketing programs for its very low-TSNA dissolvable smokeless products, Ariva(R) and Stonewall(R).

2008-07-31 12:00:48

LEVIS, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - July 31, 2008.) - The Honourable Gordon O'Connor, Minister of National Revenue today announced that the federal and all provincial governments have entered into civil settlement agreements with Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd.

2008-07-26 03:00:27

By Ken Lauterstein klauters@aol.com 703-723-3973 The International Tobacco Growers Association describes tobacco as "the world's most widely cultivated non-food crop." While the total amount of tobacco farmed in Virginia continues to decrease (25,000 acres in 2005), it still is ranked No.