Tobacco Lawyers Believe Court Ruling Cements MSA Legality

Albanese, Elizabeth
July 2001
Bond Buyer;7/24/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31187, p3
Trade Publication
Reports on the reaction of bond professionals and issuers to an appellate court decision that the Master Settlement Agreement does not stand up to the test of the Parker doctrine. Legality of the settlement; Cases of plaintiffs A.D. Bedell Wholesale Co. and Triangle Candy & Tobacco Corp.


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