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Philip Voluck Community Matters Podcast Guest

PODCAST: WORKPLACE LAWS & COMMUNITY ASSOCIATIONS Philip Voluck, Co-Managing Partner, Pennsylvania Offices and Co-Chair, Labor & Employment Law Practice Group was a quest speaker on the Community Associations Institute podcast. The Community Matters podcast, discusses issues important to managing and governing condos, … Continue reading

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Jury Hits RJR with $500K Verdict, Clears Philip Morris in Punitive Proceedings Over Smoker's Lung Cancer

Stock image.  West Palm Beach, FL—Jurors last week imposed a $500,000 punitive verdict against R.J. Reynolds but cleared Philip Morris of punitive responsibility over a long-time smoker’s cancer. Perrotto v. R.J. Reynolds and Philip Morris, 2007CA023841. Read more detail on … Continue reading

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Jury Awards $12M in Punitives, $20M Total, at Trial Against RJR & Philip Morris Over Smoker's Death

Stock image.  Fort Lauderdale, FL—The nation’s two largest tobacco companies were hit with $12 million in punitive damages last Friday, wrapping a $20 million total jury award at trial over a Florida woman’s cancer death. Landi v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, … Continue reading

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PHILIP FRANCIS THOMAS 1860Less than one year out of the long and colorful political career of Philip Francis Thomas was spent in the service of the Patent Office.A native of the Eastern Shore of Maryland, he was born in Easton … Continue reading

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$8M Award, Plus Possible Punitives, Follows Inconsistent Verdict at Cancer Trial Against RJR, Philip Morris

Stock image.  Fort Lauderdale, FL—A rare Saturday of deliberations and juror confusion about a verdict form ended with an $8 million compensatory verdict, plus possible punitives, against the nation’s two biggest cigarette makers for the cancer death of a Florida … Continue reading

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