Confirms "Lorillard's agreement to participate in the funding of this [Council for Tobacco Research] Special Project relating to Dr. Olkin". Indicates two-year project will be funded at $6,000 per year, references previous correspondence and attaches memorandum "[f]or your additional information and guidance" (attachment missing).
Recipient (Organization)Shook, Hardy & Bacon (Tobacco Industry law firm)
- Stevens, Arthur Joseph (LOR Sr. VP '89-95 and TI Communications)
Served on Lorillard Board of Directors 1985-92, was Senior Vice President from 1989 to 1995, served as General Counsel for Lorillard '93-95. Served on Tobacco Institute Communications Committee.
- Shinn, William W. (TI Communications; Shook, Hardy, CTR Attorney)
TI Communications Committee and was also a lawyer for CTR.
William W. Shinn worked for Shook, Hardy & Bacon.
Tobacco Industry law firm based in Kansas City, KS.
CopiedJudge, Curtis H. (RJR Bd of Direct. '67-69, VP Mrkting '68; CEO of Lorillard)
Curtis H. Judge served on the RJR Board of Directors from 1967-1969, Vice President of Marketing in 1968, and on the Advertising Committee. (Source: RJR Who's Who NMLRP)Also, CTR director, President of Lorrillard during 1970s-1980s.
Pollack, Lester (LOR Exec. VP, Secretary & Gen. Counsel)
Employed by Loew's Corp. as Vice President, 1971. Senior Vice President 1972-74, Exec. VP 1975-78. Served on Board of Directors 1971-95, was employed by Loews Theater, Inc.
Spears, Alexander White, III (LOR President & CEO)
Associated with CTR, used as an expert in the Mississippi case.
Named PersonOlkin, L. Dr.
Named OrganizationCouncil for Tobacco Research - USA (CTR) (Formerly Tobacco Industry Research Committee (TIRC))
Originally organized as the Tobacco Industry Research Committe(TIRC) in 1954, and renamed Council for Tobacco Research - USA, Inc. (CTR) in 1964.
KeywordCTR Special Projects
Thesaurus Termindustry sponsored research
tobacco industry structure
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March 5, ].976
Willlam W. Shinn, Esq.
Shook, Hardy & Bacon
915 Grand Avenue
Kansas City, Missouri
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This will confirm our telephone conversation of
March 3rd in which I £ndicated to you Lorillard's agreement
to participate £n.the funding of this Special Project
relating to D~o Olkln. as described in your letter of
January 23rdo ~
We understand this will be a two-year project at a
rate of $6,000 per yea=.
For your additional information and guidance, a copy
of a memorandum tome from Alex Spears dated March ist is
Kind personal regards and best wishes.
Very truly yours,
Arthur J. Stevens