Miller Litigation Press Statement

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2013 /CNW/ - In response to a press release issued by SABMiller today, Molson Coors Canada advises that we will be strongly defending our rights to market and sell Miller Brands in Canada. Molson Coors Canada is pursuing this through the courts in Ontario.

"Molson Coors Canada represents a number of import brands and is proud of the success Miller brands have achieved in Canada under our stewardship for the past twenty years," said Peter Nowlan, Chief Commercial Officer, Molson Coors Canada.

About Molson Coors Brewing Company
Molson Coors Brewing Company is a leading global brewer delivering extraordinary brands that delight the world's beer drinkers. It brews, markets and sells a portfolio of leading premium brands such as Coors Light, Molson Canadian, Carling, Blue Moon, and Keystone Light across The Americas, Europe and Asia. It operates in Canada through Molson Coors Canada; in the US through MillerCoors; and in the U.K. and Ireland through Molson Coors UK. Molson Coors is listed on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for North America. For more information on Molson Coors Brewing Company visit the company's Web site,

Forward-Looking Statements
This press release includes statements that may constitute "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the U.S.  Federal securities laws.  Generally, the words "believe", "expect", "intend", "anticipate", "project", "will" and similar expressions identify forward-looking statements, which generally are not historic in nature.  Important factors that could cause our forward-looking statement to differ are found in our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year-ended December 29, 2012, which is available from the SEC.  You should not place undue reliance on forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date they are made.  We do not undertake to update forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

SOURCE: Molson Coors Canada

For further information:

Please direct all media inquiries to:
Ferg Devins
Chief Corporate Affairs Officer
Molson Coors Canada

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