SHC sets aside demand notice prior to show cause notice

KARACHI: A demand notice issued by the custom without issuing show cause was set aside by a custom appellate bench of High Court of Sindh. The bench was hearing a constitution petition filed by Messers SparkWorld  (Pvt) Ltd Lahore through Franklin Law Associates. Versus Collector Customs East (Appraisement) and Directorate… Continue reading

CCP ISSUES SHOW CAUSE NOTICE TO HYUNDAI NISHAT MOTOR (PVT) LIMITED FOR DECEPTIVE MARKETING PRACTICES

ISLAMABAD: The Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) while concluding an enquiry has issued a show-cause notice to M/s Hyundai Nishat Motor (Pvt) Limited for, prima facie, deceptive marketing practices in the marketing campaign for its new SUV, “Hyundai Tucson,”, in violation of Section 10 of the Competition Act, 2010. The… Continue reading

SHC dismisses petition challenging demand notice for short paid duty, taxes

KARACHI: A customs appellate bench of High Court of Sindh dismissed a petition filed by Messers Ashfaq Brothers challenging a Notice for payment of short levied amount of duty and taxes with further direction to appear for a hearing. The counsel for the petitioner earlier submitted that notice was in… Continue reading

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