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$17.5M Total Verdict Handed Down Against RJR, Philip Morris for South Florida Woman's Cancer Death

 Stock image.  Miami—The nation’s two largest tobacco companies were struck with a $17.5 million total verdict for the part jurors found they played in a South Florida woman’s cancer death. Gloger v. R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, 2011-CA-23377. Read more … Continue reading

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7 Year Sentence Handed Down for Loan Fraud

Francis Alan Schmitz, aka "F. Alan Schmitz," 60, Long Grove, Illinois, a former bank executive, was sentenced to seven years in federal prison for fraudulently obtaining more than $6 million in bank loans and other funds that resulted in losses … Continue reading

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Employment Law Daily recaps of the labor and employment decisions handed down by the US Supreme Court

Employment Law Daily recaps of the labor and employment decisions handed down by the US Supreme Court during its October 2009 term, as well as the non-employment rulings that promise to have a significant impact on labor and employment lawSource: … Continue reading

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