SHC issues pre-admission notice to customs, DAG for Nov 20

KARACHI: In a case of reassessment of already assessed Goods Declarations by Post Clearance Audit (PCA) of Pakistan Customs, a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) ordered issuance of pre-admission notices to the  clearance collectorate concerned, PCA and Deputy Attorney General for Nov 20 in a petition… Continue reading

SHC adjourns Regulatory Duty cases till Oct 16 DAG asked to bring the format of approval by the Federal government

KARACHI: An appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) directed a federal law officer to place before the court the format, minutes of the Cabinet or Agenda for approving imposition of tax, duty or other levies. The bench was hearing identical petitions filed by Noor Enterprise and Hikmat Traders… Continue reading

DAG submit arguments in petitions challenging Regulatory Duty

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) on Monday adjourned till April 29, hearing of a number of constitution petitions challenging imposition of Regulatory Duty (RD) with retrospective effect. Additional Attorney General for Pakistan Zahid F Ebrahim representing the federal government submitted that the parliament is empowered… Continue reading

Petition disposed of after DRAP DAG agrees to issue NOC

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Abdul Malik Gaddi on Tuesday disposed of a petition filed by I.A. Nizam Company and Trading House, importer of famous milk brand NIDO and medicated shampoos, Balm. The bench heard a counsel… Continue reading

Regulatory Duty cases to be heard on March 19

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh hearing petitions challenging vires of Section 221 (2) on Wednesday heard the counsels for petitioners and later deferred further hearing till March 19 when it will hear arguments by Deputy Attorney General and Pakistan Customs.[the_ad id=”31605″]The issue was raised as government… Continue reading

SHC suspends recovery notices issued against Telecom Pakistan Ltd

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi and Justice Zulfiqar Ahmed Khan ordered issuance of pre-admission notices to the respondents as well as Deputy Attorney General (DAG) in a petition filed by Telecom Pakistan Limited fpr Nov 5. The bench while… Continue reading

SHC hears dozens of petitions against imposition of RD, next hearing on Nov 10.

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Munib Akhtar and Justice Omar Sial on Wednesday heard the arguments by Salman Talibuddin, Deputy Attorney General for Pakistan who defended the imposition of Regulatory Duty on more than 450 items. DAG submitted that under the new laws,… Continue reading

Hearing in petitions against imposition of Regulatory Duty commences

KARACHI: A division bench of High Court of Sindh on Tuesday commenced hearing of dozens of constitutional petitions against imposition of Regulatory Duty (RD) on more than 400 items of daily use, edibles, tiles etc. As the hearing commenced in petitions filed by Franklin Law Associates on behalf of their clients, Deputy… Continue reading

SHC seeks written comments of Commerce Ministry by Aug 15

KARACHI: A divisional bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice Muhammad Iqbal Kalhoro and Justice Khadim Hussain Shaikh on Monday adjourned hearing of identical petitions filed by Haji Ihsanullah of Ihsanullah Construction Company till Aug 15. The bench directed the Deputy Attorney General for Pakistan Salman Talibuddin to call… Continue reading

SHC reserves order in petition against ban on film “Malik”

KARACHI: A division  bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Chief Justice Sajjad Ali Shah and Justice Mahmood A Khan on Thursday reserved orders in a petition challenging a ban on screening of a social art film Malik. The bench earlier heard Barrister Farogh A Naseem advocate who represented… Continue reading