Canadian Inuit To Appeal EU Seal Ban Ruling

Law360, New York (October 29, 2010, 3:33 PM EDT) -- A Canadian Inuit group vowed Friday to appeal a recent court order allowing the European Union to bar the import and sale of seal products, in an effort to maintain the status quo while the group challenges the controversial ban.

In late August, the EU General Court issued a temporary stay to keep the ban from going into effect based on a petition from the Inuit group and Canadian fur interests, but after hearing arguments from EU lawmakers and regulators, the court's president told the European...
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