Mealey's PI/Product Liability - Tobacco Companies Outline Case In Florida Suit Alleging Smoking-Related Death

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. - Counsel for tobacco companies R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Lorillard Tobacco Co. and Liggett Group on Aug. 8 laid out their defense of a suit by the family of a longtime smoker alleging that his death in March 2013 was caused by smoking cigarettes (Heather Irimi, et al. v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., et al., No. 2008-CV-026337, Fla. 17th Jud. Cir., Broward Co.).

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