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1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Memorandum from Mark H. McCormack to Arthur J. Lafave Jr.

McCormack forwards a letter from Philip Morris company concerning Congress' attempt to ban tobacco company sponsorship of sports and entertainment events. They send a draft of a written statement McCormack should submit for the record when public hearings are announced by the bills' sponsors.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Testimony of Mark H. McCormack before the Energy and Commerce Committee Hearings on Tobacco Advertising and Sponsorship

McCormack introduces himself as CEO of IMG, a company "dedicated to forging beneficial partnerships between the sports and business communities." Discusses and defends the sponsorship activities of the tobacco industry.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1989 Sept. 22

McCormack, Mark H.

Tobacco sponsorship ban proposal is a threat to professional sports

McCormack introduces himself as CEO of IMG, a company "dedicated to forging beneficial partnerships between business and sports." He notes his concern when government regulation threatens to cut the rug out from under sports sponsorships and specifies the Synar-Luken bills in particular, which would ban tobacco industry sponsorships of sports activities.

Mark H. McCormack Papers

1990 July 6

McCormack, Mark H.

Letter from Mark H. McCormack to Vernon A. Brink

McCormack sends his testimony on sponsorship activities of the tobacco industry and another document explaining his stance on the Waxman Bill which would ban tobacco brand name sponsorships of sports activities. He also sends a memorandum from Alan Miller on this topic.

Mark H. McCormack Papers