MUP leave to appeal
21 Dec 2016
Julie Hesketh-Laird, Scotch Whisky Association acting chief
executive, said: ''We have today received notification from
the Court of Session in Edinburgh that our application for leave to
appeal to the UK Supreme Court regarding minimum unit pricing (MUP)
has been granted. We now hope the appeal can be heard quickly
by the Supreme Court, with a final ruling next year."