Lawyer control of internal scientific research to protect against products liability lawsuits. The Brown and Williamson documents.

@article{Hanauer1995LawyerCO,
  title={Lawyer control of internal scientific research to protect against products liability lawsuits. The Brown and Williamson documents.},
  author={P Hanauer and J. S. Slade and Deborah E. Barnes and Lisa A. Bero and Stanton A. Glantz},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1995},
  volume={274 3},
  pages={234-40}
}
OBJECTIVE To understand how attorneys for the tobacco industry in general, and Brown and Williamson Tobacco Corporation (B&W) in particular, have responded to the threat of products liability litigation arising from smoking-induced diseases. DATA SOURCES Documents from B&W, the British American Tobacco Company (BAT), and other tobacco interests provided… CONTINUE READING