Headlines Tagged with TribesSuit — 193 headlines found
A New York federal judge handed the IRS its second defeat in a lawsuit from a member of the Seneca Nation of Indians ... ... summary order dealt with cigarettes made from tobacco brought onto Seneca land, and not the products from...
Aug 4, 2017 Law360
added Aug 5, 2017 21:07
BOTTOM LINE - Grand River Enterprises has battled U.S. and Canadian authorities over taxation of cigarettes as it’s built a lucrative worldwide business with its Indian smokes.
Jul 27, 2017 Bloomberg News
added Jul 27, 2017 20:18
Becerra is seeking the unpaid escrow, civil penalties, legal costs and a court order to stop GRE from selling cigarettes, either directly or through an intermediary, to consumers in California until it has paid what it allegedly owes and proves it is in c
Jul 25, 2017 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 15:04
refused Friday to reconsider his decision nixing some claims asserted by the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community in challenging state authorities taxing tribal tobacco products, reaffirming the legitimate reach of state tobacco taxes into “ceded” tribal land.
Jul 24, 2017 Law360
added Jul 24, 2017 15:39
on July 7 filed suit against a Canadian tobacco company in California state court, claiming that the company illegally sold cigarettes in California and broke other state laws (People of the State of California v. Grand River Enterprises Six Nations LTD,
Jul 17, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Jul 18, 2017 03:15
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is asking a Michigan federal judge to rethink his earlier ruling in favor of state tax authorities over claims involving tribal tobacco products, knocking his interpretation of a circuit court precedent.
Jul 17, 2017 Law360
added Jul 18, 2017 03:07
In an ironic twist, the biggest manufacturer of Native cigarettes in Canada is suing the federal government for $3 billion for failing to stop the proliferation of contraband tobacco producers. The lawsuit, filed in the Ontario Court of Appeal at the e
Jul 17, 2017 Brantford (Ont) Expositor (ca)
added Jul 17, 2017 13:08
the biggest manufacturer of Native cigarettes in Canada is suing the federal government for $3 billion for failing to stop the proliferation of contraband tobacco producers...accuses the Attorney General of Canada of “malfeasance in public office, neglige
Jul 15, 2017 Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Jul 16, 2017 00:47
A lawsuit against a Canadian cigarette manufacturer Grand River Enterprises Six Nations (GRE) was filed by California Attorney General for illegal selling on Thursday. The company violates the California laws regarding tobacco sales, and sells the product
Jul 13, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Jul 15, 2017 22:34
Partners in a Six Nations tobacco manufacturing firm are suing the federal government for allegedly forcing them to incorporate and lose their tax-exempt status while failing to stamp out contraband competitors. Grand River Enterprises' (GRE) $3-billion
Jul 5, 2017 Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Jul 5, 2017 05:28