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Edward S Cohen
A law professor from the University of Virginia, who went to work for Covington & Burling. However he seems to have played only a minor role in the tobacco industry.
There are a couple of Edward Cohens in the tobacco archives who are easily confused.
1969–72: Assistant Secretary Tax Policy at the Treasury Department
1972–73: UnderSecretary of the Treasury Department
1981: He appears to be still at the Treasury Department. See
1986 Sep 3: A conference on Consumption Tax lists him as:
Hon. Edwin S. Cohen is a partner in the Washington law firm of Covington & Burling. Mr. Cohen is also the:
In 1983 Mr. Cohen participated in the "New Directions in Federal Tax Policy for the 1980s" conference, sponsored by the American Council for Capital Formation Center for Policy Research.
- Joseph M. Hartfield Professor of Law at the University of Virginia.
- He served as under secretary of the Treasury Department from 1972 to 1973 and
- assistant secretary (tax policy) of the Treasury Department from 1969 to 1972.
1992 Aug 25: Acting on behalf of the Council for Tobacco Research (CTR) on a tenancy matter,