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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco, 2 smoke shops launch suit against province

Imperial Tobacco Canada and two New Brunswick businesses are suing the provincial government over a ban on selling menthol cigarettes...Steven Vasseur, the owner of Keating's Speciality and Convenience Inc. in Moncton, and Wajid Mohamad, the operator of
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 30, 2016 14:32
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Imperial Tobacco Canada launches legal challenge of NB menthol tobacco ban

“By prohibiting the sale of methol cigarettes, the Government of New Brunswick has stepped beyond its legislative authority, which leaves us with no other choice than to bring this matter before the courts,” said Tamara Gitto, Vice President, Legal and E
GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 25, 2016 13:11
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco challenges Quebec ban on tobacco, menthol cigarettes

Imperial Tobacco has launched a legal challenge of certain parts of Quebec’s tobacco-control law and is asking a judge to strike them down on constitutional grounds. The company has filed an application for judicial review with Quebec Superior Court, sa
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 3, 2016 17:33
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco files legal challenge against tobacco control bill

Anti-smoking groups say they are not at all surprised that Imperial Tobacco is challenging the provisions of Quebec’s Bill 44 that ban the sale of flavoured cigarettes and sleeker packaging that appeal to youth. On Friday, Imperial Tobacco Canada filed l
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Mar 2, 2016 15:10
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Imperial Tobacco Canada files legal challenge against Quebec's Act to bolster tobacco control

"Legal action is not something we want to undertake, nor something we enter into lightly, but Quebec's Bill 44 unjustifiably infringes upon our constitutional rights as a legal company" said Tamara Gitto, Vice President, Legal and External Affairs at Imp
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 1, 2016 16:04
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[Canada] Justice Schrager firmly declines the invitation to reconsider.

"[Justice Schrager] omitted to take into account the mandatory $100,000,000 Flintkote Loan payment due days earlier...." In his response, issued this afternoon, Justice Schrager gives Imperial Tobacco a flat and unhappy sounding "no".
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 10, 2015 17:47
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Imperial Tobacco says well placed for 2016

said it was well placed to meet expectations for the 2016 financial year after it reported an acceleration in underlying tobacco net revenue for the end to its 2015 year. The maker of cigarettes such as Gauloises and Davidoff said underlying tobacco net
Reuters
added Nov 3, 2015 17:23
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[Canada] Big Tobacco ordered to put $1B in trust for class-action lawsuit members

Schrager ordered the companies to start paying in instalments. "It is not acceptable that appellants merely say that they have no funds to satisfy the judgment or an order to furnish security and continue to distribute earnings because that is 'business
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 28, 2015 11:36
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[Canada] Trying to keep tobacco profits from fleeing the country

another preliminary round in the Appeal Court review of the Blais-Létourneau tobacco trials. Lawyers representing Quebec smokers came asking for an order to force the defendant tobacco companies to stop shipping their money overseas while the appeal is un
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 7, 2015 12:59
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[Australia, Canada, Italy] A footnote from the federal Tax Court

And so BAT is able to reduce its taxes in Canada and Australia by generating a little cross ownerhip amongst its subsidiaries. Will the tax act be amended to remove their right to do so? And when?
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Aug 7, 2015 13:08
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