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

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • 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
  • -
  • 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

Do lawyers give an implied indemnity when they provide advice? Alberta Court of Appeal says no

  • Davis LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 15 2014

In Addison & Leyan Ltd v Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP, 2014 ABCA 230, the Alberta Court of Appeal clarified the circumstances in which a plaintiff can

Seller beware! The buyer may use your own privileged documents against you in a court of law

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
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  • Canada, USA
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  • September 12 2014

The law of evidence in Quebec draws heavily on common law. Case law from courts in the rest of Canada and in the United States relating to

Supreme Court of Canada denies leave to appeal from decision clarifying available disgorgement remedies in competition and consumer protection claims

  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
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  • Canada
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  • September 8 2014

On Thursday, September 4, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed the plaintiffs' motion for leave to appeal inWakelam v. Wyeth Consumer