Daily Archives: April 7, 2011

Big tobacco fights back against plain packets

British American Tobacco Australia (BATA) says it will launch a court challenge against proposed plain-packaging laws for cigarettes.new cigarettes pack au

Former Lorillard CEO Orlowsky Made $18.8M in 2010

Lorillard Inc., the nation’s third-largest tobacco company, gave its former CEO, Martin Orlowsky, a 2010 pay package worth more money cigarettethan $18.8 million for fiscal 2010, up more than 90 percent from fiscal 2009, according to an Associated Press analysis of a regulatory filing the company made Wednesday.