Headquarters in USA
Reynolds American website: www.reynoldsamerican.com
Reynolds American was formed in July 2004 from the merger of RJ Reynolds and Brown & Williamson. Brown & Williamson had been part of British American Tobacco (BAT); BAT is now a significant shareholder of Reynolds American.
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John Ruggie analyses power of multinational firms - aims to bridge gap between voluntary & binding approaches
Author: John Ruggie, Harvard University, Regulation & Governance (Australia)
"Multinationals as global institution: Power, authority and relative autonomy", 27 June 2017...
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Author: Jacob Gershman, Wall Street Journal (USA)
"Older workers challenge PwC’s pursuit of young graduates", 17 April 2017 [Subscription required] PricewaterhouseCoopers...is now the focus of a class-action suit...The named plaintiffs in the PwC case are two men — one 53 years old and the other 47 —...
USA: Corporate Equality Index scores record number of companies full marks for having inclusive policies for LGBT workers
Author: Oxfam America
Supporters often tell us that it’s hard to understand how advocacy makes a difference in the lives of poor people. While the work takes time, it does have an impact. One groundbreaking report from Oxfam and a partner is changing the lives of farmworkers.
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Author: BBC News
"RJ Reynolds told to pay wife of cancer victim $23.6bn", 20 Jul 2014...
Author: Human Rights Watch
[Includes correspondence with Altria, British American Tobacco, China National Tobacco, Imperial Tobacco, Japan Tobacco, Lorillard Tobacco (part of Carolina Group), Philip Morris International, Reynolds American & Universal Corporation]
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Author: Kathryn Mobley, WFDD Radio (USA)
Farm labor activists want Reynolds American to fight on behalf of North Carolina’s tobacco workers...[About] 300 members of the Farm Labor Organizing Committee (FLOC) protested outside Reynolds American [offices]...Inside, the annual shareholder's...