Tobacco Lawsuit Quebec

'Historic' $20-Billion Tobacco Lawsuit Heads For Endgame

CP | Stephanie Marin, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.12.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A class-action lawsuit that targets three Canadian tobacco manufacturers for nearly $20 billion has ended after almost three years of testi...

$18-Billion Quebec Tobacco Lawsuit Nears A Conclusion

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.22.2014 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - Final arguments are underway in a landmark case pitting Quebec smokers against Big Tobacco.The $17.8-billion lawsuit is believed to be the ...

Big Tobacco Lawyers Attack Expert's Credibility

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2013 | Canada Business

MONTREAL - A Quebec judge has agreed to hear the testimony of a prominent witness in a massive class-action lawsuit against Big Tobacco, a man the ind...

La Belle Province Sues Le Big Tobacco

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.08.2012 | Canada Business

QUEBEC - More than half of Canadian provinces have now sued big tobacco companies in an attempt to recoup health costs, with the Quebec government ann...

Smokers Were 'Blind' If They Thought It Was Safe, Says Ex-Tobacco Exec

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.13.2012 | Canada Politics

MONTREAL - A retired tobacco spokesman told a historic civil trial that people suing cigarette companies today must have been "blind" if they missed r...

Historic Tobacco Case Lands In Court

CP | Sidhartha Banerjee, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.11.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Tobacco companies embroiled in a historic civil suit kicked off the trial Monday by arguing that smokers who get sick or can't kick the hab...