SHC allows bench of SCRA’s Computer Processors

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) allowed a number of Special Custom Reference Applications filed by different companies which importer processors used in computers. Pervez Iqbal Kasi advocate appearing for the importers maintained that if Section 81 of the Customs Act 1969 was invoked then… Continue reading

SHC dismisses misconceived petitions with cost, Wasting time of court

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh on Friday dismissed two constitution petitions filed by Messrs S.A Enterprises against Pakistan Customs for holding their consignments over a classification dispute. As petition CP-D 6149 was taken up by a customs bench of High Court of Sindh comprising Justice… Continue reading

Collector Adjudication declares seizure of cutch (Katha) as illegal

KARACHI: The Collector of Customs, Adjudication I declared the seizure of cutch (Katha) in huge quantity as illegal and also disposed of the Show Cause Notice. According to the details, acting on a tip off, a team headed by Deputy Collector, MCC Enforcement & Compliance raided Akbar Godown in S.I.T.E… Continue reading

Collector Adjudication Islamabad orders release of Mazda Mini truck U Trade law firm wins case

ISLAMABAD: Collector (Adjudication), Islamabad, Dr Muhammad Adnan Akram passing an Order in Original (ONO) has ordered release of a Mazda Mini truck seized for alleged smuggling of non-custom duty paid cosmetics. The Collector heard the case against respondent Tahir Ameen, driver of the seized vehicle. According to the case made… Continue reading

CCP ISSUES SHOW CAUSE NOTICE TO S.M. FOOD MAKERS FOR COPYING THE COMPETITORS’ TRADEMARK

ISLAMABAD: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) has issued a Show Cause Notice to S.M. Food Makers Limited for deceptively copying the trademark/trade dress of various products of Hilal Foods, thus prima facie violating of Section 10 of the Competition Act.   Hilal Foods sent a formal complaint that S.M…. Continue reading

SHC allows supply on securing Sales Tax other levies with collectorate concerned HSD for Byco Tug Boats-Dispute over Exemption

KARACHI: Hearing a petition filed by  BYCO Petroleum company, a customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh allowed supply of HSD to tug boat of petitioner company on securing amount of Sales Tax and other taxes with the concerned collectorate. Earlier a counsel from Franklin Law Associates appearing for… Continue reading

Importer gets relief on apprehension allegation of Money Laundering against Viper Technology (Pvt) Ltd

KARACHI: The customs Post Clearance Audit (PCA) department was restrained from taking any adverse action against petitioner company Viper Technology (Pvt) Ltd on allegation of money laundering. Zain Jatoi advocate appeared for the petitioner before the customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh (SHC) comprising Justice Aqeel Ahmed Abbasi… Continue reading

DIT questions adjudication of mega steel KEPZ scam on the basis of poor, defective contravention reports

KARACHI: The Directorate General of Intelligence & Investigations has questioned the adjudication of contravention cases against Royal Impex, Messrs Balochistan Engineering, Zubair Steel, Rizwan and Brothers and others and requested the Collector, Adjudication II to issue fresh show cause notices amending the same and “incorporating true and complete adverse material”…. Continue reading

SHC suspends demand notice by Customs, restrain from coercive action

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh headed by Justice Mahmood A. Khan on Wednesday suspended a demand notices issued to Ghouri Tyre and Tubes Private Limited by the Collector of Customs, Model Customs Collectorate (MCC), East. The bench earlier heard Imran Iqbal Khan Advocate who maintained… Continue reading

SHC dismiss petitions by K-Electric

KARACHI: Two identical petitions filed by K-Electric were dismissed here on Friday by Customs Appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. As the petitions were taken up, the counsel  for petitioner electric supply monopoly company said that an identical petition challenging issuance of Show Cause Notice has been dismissed by… Continue reading