Headlines Tagged with TribesSuit — 208 headlines found
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community on Friday hit state officials with a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, accusing the state of levying taxes in violation of federal and state laws, unlawfully seizing its property and infringing on its sovereign immunity.
May 23, 2016 Law360
added May 25, 2016 04:11
King Mountain Tobacco Co. Inc. said that an 1855 treaty between the Yakama and the federal government bars the state from forcing it to pay into an escrow fund set up for cigarette manufacturers that...
Feb 6, 2015 Law360
added Feb 7, 2015 03:31
Washington federal court on Thursday shot down a Native American cigarette producer's defense against paying about $60 million in excise taxes but also told the U.S. Internal Revenue Service to clarify how it will credit toward that repayment assets it al
Aug 29, 2014 Law360
added Aug 29, 2014 19:50
The ruling from the state's highest court was against Native Wholesale Supply, a company chartered by the Sac and Fox Tribe of Oklahoma. The state Attorney General's Office had requested the judgment be deposited into the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endo
Jun 10, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2014 19:23
The case illustrates the risk to companies that serve as business conduits when enforcement agencies have been frustrated in their attempts to curb the trade in question.
Apr 1, 2014 Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Apr 1, 2014 11:29
Lopsided deal would codify gas, tobacco price advantages, regulatory immunity for tribal stores
Jun 13, 2013 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:19
The Associated Press, based on information from the state attorney general's office, erroneously reported where the company is based. Native Wholesale Supply is based in upstate New York, not in Okmulgee, Okla.
Mar 30, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 30, 2013 18:36
A case currently pending before the Idaho Supreme Court could establish new precedent regarding a State’s authority to regulate tribal tobacco sales.
Jan 26, 2013 Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 28, 2013 23:06
“I hate to lead myself into doing things that aren’t profitable and I hope to be pleasantly surprised, but I’d be shocked if this turns into anything profitable,” said lawyer Tony Merchant about the class-action lawsuit filed Monday against the Saskatche
Jul 23, 2012 Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jul 28, 2012 06:51
May 12, 2012 [Cornwall, Ont] Standard Freeholder (ca)
added May 13, 2012 20:44