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Permits available for Canadian mercury-containing products ban

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
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  • April 24 2015

The federal government has enacted further restrictions in the use of Mercury in products in Canada. The Products Containing Mercury Regulations set

Certification denied: product liability cases are not “quintessential” class actions

  • Bennett Jones LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 23 2015

Certification was denied in a recent proposed multiple-model product liability class action before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in O'Brien

Health Canada releases draft Good Label and Package Practices Guide for stakeholder consultation

  • Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh
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  • Canada
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  • April 20 2015

Health Canada has recently released a draft Good Label and Package Practices Guide for stakeholder consultation. Its purpose is to provide direction

New guidance on the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act

  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 13 2015

On April 2, 2015 Health Canada launched two new initiatives directly related to the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (the “Act”): (1) The

Product liability law: recent developments

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 13 2015

From the first significant amendments to the Food and Drugs Act in fifty years to Courts exercising their gatekeeping function in proposed class

Keeping you up-to-date on consumer product regulation - what’s new with the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act?

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 2 2015

An update on Health Canada's consumer product safety transparency initiative and a note on the prohibition on toys and children's products that

Canadian courts ‘rock the boat’ on spoliation law

  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
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  • Canada
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  • April 2 2015

In June 2014, our product liability group reported on a number of developments in the law of spoliation pertaining to product liability. Less than

Health Canada finalizes Risk Assessment Framework for the Consumer Product Safety Program

  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 24 2015

As previously reported at the consultation stage, Health Canada has completed its process of developing a Risk Assessment Framework (the Framework

Food report 2015

  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 23 2015

Since the middle of the last decade, the competitive environment for Canadian food manufacturing and agriculture has changed dramatically

Health Canada allows a new health claim for protein-rich soy foods

  • Bereskin & Parr LLP
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  • Canada
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  • March 20 2015

Health Canada has recently concluded that the scientific evidence exists to support a claim about soy protein and the lowering of blood cholesterol