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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-LĂ©tourneau 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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[Canada] The no-longer confidential financial statements

Imperial Tobacco and Rothmans, Benson and Hedges have now had their current financial statements made available to the public. . . . Why is PMI/RBH so much more profitable than BAT/ITL? If there has been such a dramatic fall in ITL profits, why has this
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Aug 1, 2015 20:02
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[Canada] Quebec Provisional Execution order cancelled

Three Quebec Court of Appeal judges unanimously cancelled the order after Imperial Tobacco Canada and the other defendants argued there was no legal basis for the provisional execution order. The provisional execution order was imposed by the Superior C
British American Tobacco (BAT)
added Jul 25, 2015 12:21
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Imperial Tobacco Canada wins motion to cancel provisional execution in $15.6-billion class action against tobacco industry

welcomes today's unanimous decision by the Quebec Court of Appeal to accept the company's motion to cancel the provisional execution order that would have required three tobacco companies to pay in excess of $1 billion in a $15.6-billion ruling against th
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Jul 23, 2015 21:41
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