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Ramdath v George Brown College: the availability of aggregate damages in a consumer protection class action

  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 21 2014

In what circumstances can statistical evidence be used to support a finding of aggregate damages in a class action? That was the question before the

To Infineon and beyond: mega settlement, counsel fees approved by B.C. court

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 20 2014

Last week in Pro-Sys Consultants Ltd. v. Infineon Technologies AG (Pro-Sys), the British Columbia Supreme Court approved final settlements and a

Business agreements and limitation periods

  • Miller Thomson LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 18 2014

Recently, the Court of Appeal considered limitation periods and discoverability in the context of profits shared under a partnership agreement. This

Ten things to do if sued in the United States or Canada

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • October 16 2014

When conducting business abroad, most enterprises, businesspeople and investors realize they may be subject to legal action in the jurisdictions

Revisiting, then revising, old contracts: Court of Appeal considers test for rectification

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 6 2014

What happens when a party to a written and signed commercial agreement claims that the document does not reflect the negotiated bargain? The Ontario

The rise of Quebec's Small Claims Court jurisdiction to $15,000.00: an opportunity for the consumer goods industry to rethink their company's complaints handling processes

  • McMillan LLP
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  • Canada
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  • October 3 2014

According to the Minister of Justice, Ms. Stéphanie Vallée, all the provisions of the New Code of Civil Procedure will come into force

Written in stone? The Supreme Court of Canada solidifies the use of the factual matrix in contract interpretation cases

  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 30 2014

The goal of contract interpretation is to determine the intention of the parties at the time that they entered into the contract. The intention is to

Marcotte the banks and provincial laws

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 24 2014

On September 19, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada delivered decisions in three related appeals from the Québec Court of Appeal that have come to be

SCC maintains permissive view of Quebec class actions and confirms the Consumer Protection Act applies to bank conversion charges

  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 22 2014

In Bank of Montreal v. Marcotte, 2014 SCC 55, the Supreme Court dismissed appeals brought by various banks contesting the applicability of the Quebec

Ontario’s Court of Appeal affirms principles of contractual interpretation and the standard of review in contractual disputes

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 22 2014

On September 10, 2014, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released a decision applying the Supreme Court of Canada's recent ruling dealing with