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Province supports Northern Pulp's plan to pay severance

Paper Excellence is offering a $6.2 million loan to its subsidiary, which is designated to cover its obligations to laid off unionized, non-unionized and retired employees.

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Port Hawkesbury Paper pre-trial conference date set

Port Hawkesbury Paper, located in Point Tupper, is charged with three violations of the regulations that were alleged to have occurred between January and March 2019.

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Lawsuit claims Michigan's Graphic Packaging paper mill is stinking out its neighbors

A major national packaging company is accused of failing to control noxious odors and dust around one of its Michigan paper mills in a new class action lawsuit.

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U.S. imposed unfair tariffs on Canadian lumber, WTO rules

The World Trade Organization has sided with Canada in a decades-old dispute with the U.S. over lumber imports, ruling the Trump administration incorrectly claimed in 2017 that Canada was improperly subsidizing production.

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LSC Granted a Week's Extension in Auction Process

This is the second extension LSC has been granted since it received court approval in early June to explore the sale of its assets. The printer filed Chapter 11 on April 13.

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RRD Extends Existing Stockholder Rights ('Poison Pill') Plan

R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD) announced that its Board of Directors has approved an amendment of the Company's stockholder rights plan to extend the final expiration date under the Rights Plan to August 28, 2021. The Rights Plan had been scheduled to expire on August 28, 2020.

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Eighth Circuit Cools Off Antitrust Claims Based on Alleged Patent Fraud

The US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit affirmed a grant of summary judgment dismissing antitrust and tortious interference claims based on fraudulent procurement of patents where the plaintiff failed to show a knowing and willful intent to deceive the US Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). Inline Packaging, LLC v. Graphic Packaging International, LLC, Case No. 18-3167 (8th Cir. June 18, 2020) (Smith, J.).

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Settlement With DuPont Likely on PFAS Liability, Chemours Says

The Chemours Co. and DuPont likely will reach a settlement in a lawsuit where Chemours claims its former parent saddled it with millions of dollars to clean up per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, or PFAS, in the environment, the company's chief executive officer said.

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British Columbia judge approves Northern Pulp loan

British Columbia Supreme Court Justice Shelley Fitzpatrick approved the terms of a $50-million loan to the beleaguered Pictou County mill from parent Paper Excellence Canada and Pacific Harbour North American Resources Ltd. Her ruling allows Northern Pulp to take an initial payment of $15 million to keep it afloat until the end of the year.

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Ex-Appvion officers, directors win dismissal of fraud suit

More than 30 former officers and directors of bankrupt paper company Appvion Inc have won dismissal of a lawsuit by a company employee benefit plan accusing them of inflating the value of its stock.

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Grand Rapids UPM paper mill fined in death of former NHLer Scot Kleinendorst

The paper mill in Grand Rapids, Minnesota, was fined $25,000 following a federal investigation into the December incident that led to the death of former professional hockey player Scot Kleinendorst.

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Verso Settles Class Suit Over Benefits for Paper Mill Retirees

Paper maker Verso Corp. will provide death benefits of $2,750 to each of 155 union retirees of a now-shuttered paper mill in Wickliffe, Ky., ending a proposed class action filed in the Southern District of Ohio.

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Verso Corporation to Hold Virtual 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

Verso Corporation announced that due to the public health impact of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and to protect the health and well-being of its employees, stockholders and the broader community, Verso will hold its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders in a virtual meeting format only, via live audio webcast.

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Weyerhaeuser fined for worker injury in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan

Weyerhaeuser will pay a $182,000 fine stemming from a 2017 incident at their Hudson Bay operations when a worker was seriously injured by a forklift.

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International Paper Co. investigating after noose found at Escambia County, Florida mill

International Paper is responding and has launched an investigation after a supposed noose was found at their Cantonment mill.

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Idled Northern Pulp mill in Nova Scotia seeking protection from creditors

An idled Nova Scotia pulp mill says it has received an "initial order" giving it protection from its creditors as it attempts to restructure its finances and affairs.

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Australian Competition and Consumer Commission loses appeal against Kimberly-Clark ruling on 'flushability' of wipes

Australia's consumer watchdog has lost its appeal over a ruling that Kimberly-Clark had not misled customers when it said its wipes were flushable.

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Man burned in accident sues Graphic Packaging mill for $15 million; lawsuit alleges safety precautions not followed

A man who alleges he suffered severe burns and permanent disfigurement while working at the Graphic Packaging mill in Queen City, Texas, in January 2019 is suing the company in a Texarkana federal court.

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Indonesian court jails indigenous farmer in conflict with APP

Activists have condemned the conviction and jailing of an indigenous farmer in Sumatra whose community is embroiled in a long-standing land dispute with paper giant Asia Pulp & Paper (APP).

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Green Box fraud convict Van Den Heuvel loses bid for early release over COVID-19 worries

Van Den Heuvel was convicted in U.S. District Court in Green Bay of fraudulently soliciting loans and investments to pursue his business, Green Box, which he represented as an operation that would convert solid waste into consumer products and energy.

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Maryland lawsuit against paper mill owner Verso raises to the federal level

A federal lawsuit is putting pressure on Verso, the owner of a former paper mill in western Maryland, alleging that toxic waste coming from the site of the old paper mill is polluting the Potomac River.

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LP Building Solutions Announces Change to a Virtual-Only Format for Its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

LP Building Solutions announced that, due to the public health and safety concerns related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the company will change its 2020 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to a virtual-only format instead of an in-person meeting.

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Quad to Include Webcast and Telephone Access for 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

Quad/Graphics, Inc. announced that due to the public health impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, and to support the health, well-being and safety of its shareholders, employees, other stakeholders and communities, the Company will provide webcast and telephone access to its 2020 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to be held at 10:00 a.m. CT (11:00 a.m. ET) on May 18, 2020.

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Verdict against International Paper trimmed down by Texas Appellate Court

The Southeast Texas Record is reporting that a June 2017 Jefferson County Jury verdict for $122 million in damages against International Paper, Inc. has been trimmed down to $14.8 million by the Texas 13th Court of Appeals. The verdict came following a breach of contract lawsuit filed by Signature Industrial Services of Beaumont.

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NYSE: QUAD Shareholder Notice: Lawsuit against Quad/Graphics, Inc. announced by Shareholders Foundation

The Shareholders Foundation, Inc. announces that a lawsuit is pending for certain investors in NYSE: QUAD shares.

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