Nov 22`16 - Court Grants Appeal - Maher Jaber and Global Events Management Group Inc. - Conviction
Toronto– In September 2016, the Ontario Court of Justice, Provincial Offences Court acquitted Global Events Management Group Inc. (Global Events) and Maher Jaber (collectively “Defendants”) of one count each of operating as a travel agent without registration, contrary to section 4(1)(a) of the Travel Industry Act, 2002.
TICO appealed to the Ontario Court of Justice, Criminal Division. The appeal was granted and the Defendants were convicted of operating as a travel agent without registration. Mr. Jaber and Global Events were sentenced to a fine in the amount of $2,500 each, plus Victim Surcharge and Court Fees, for a total of $6,250.
Mr. Jaber and Global Events operated in Toronto and elsewhere in Ontario.
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