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Charlton in charge: British Columbia Court of Appeal overturns pharmaceutical class action certification due to Plaintiff’s failure to provide workable causation methodology

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • February 25 2015

Canadian courts may be taking a firmer stance against certification in pharmaceutical class actions. The recent decision of the British Columbia

Charlton in charge: BC Court of Appeal overturns pharmaceutical class action certification due to plaintiff’s failure to provide workable causation methodology

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 17 2015

Canadian courts may be taking a firmer stance against certification in pharmaceutical class actions. The recent decision of the British Columbia

Technicality insufficient to set aside

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • February 10 2015

As the practice of using employment contracts to minimize termination obligations has become increasingly common in Canada, so has the creativity of

Ontario Court of Appeal provides clarity to the extent of communications between counsel and experts

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 30 2015

The Ontario Court of Appeal has released its much anticipated decision in Moore v. Getahun 2015 ONCA 55. The decision specifically addresses the

Contract law: High Tower Homes Corporation v. Stevens 2014 ONCA 911

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 30 2015

Ontario Court of Appeal states that the ability to imply terms into a contract with an entire agreement clause is limited; prior caselaw on implied

Let’s arbitrate: arbitration clauses as a tool for avoiding class proceedings

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 28 2015

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has turned on the language of arbitration clauses, emphasizing the need for franchisors to

The uphill battle for just cause and the consequences that flow

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • January 28 2015

Is it just cause if an employee admits to falsifying data? The answer is - maybe. The ongoing debate about when employee misconduct is severe enough

How efficient are you? Supreme Court decision will impact efficiencies defence in mergers

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 22 2015

Earlier today, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") issued its long-anticipated decision in Tervita Corp. v. Canada (Commissioner of Competition

Cassels Brock successful in creditor’s oppression application against affiliated corporations and director

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 15 2015

In a ruling released on January 12, 2015 in the case of T. Films S.A. v. Cinemavault Releasing International Inc., 2015 ONSC 6608, the Ontario

The top ten franchise law cases and developments of 2014

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
  • -
  • January 14 2015

Although not a franchise-specific decision, the Supreme Court of Canada recently weighed in on what constituted the duty of good faith in its