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$1 billion proposed class action in the U.S. ploughs ahead
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 29 2017

Last week, the U.S. Ninth Circuit upheld a district court's decision in Cooper v. Tokyo Electric Power to deny defendant Tokyo Electric Power


High volume of public comments on NAFTA renegotiations filed with USTR
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • June 20 2017

Our last international trade brief dealt with Global Affairs Canada seeking comments on NAFTA renegotiations, the increased enforcement of U.S. trade


Trade Case Alert: Canadian anti-dumping and countervailing investigation initiated for certain carbon and alloy steel line pipe from Korea
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • June 20 2017

Our last international trade brief dealt with Global Affairs Canada seeking comments on NAFTA renegotiations, the increased enforcement of U.S. trade


CHAMPIX claims settled for $273 million in U.S., discontinued without costs in Canada
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • May 4 2017

Notwithstanding a large settlement of similar litigation in the United States, the Ontario class proceeding Parker v. Pfizer Canada Inc. was


On the road to legalization: Highlights of Canada’s proposed Cannabis Act
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • May 2 2017

The Government of Canada has recently introduced draft legislation (the Cannabis Act) that aims to create a legal framework for the


Cold Shoulder: BC Court Denies Certification Finding No “Identifiable Class”
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 30 2016

A recent decision by the British Columbia Supreme Court denying class certification illustrates the Court's continued insistence on the rigorous


Food’s up, are you ready? New Ontario menu labelling laws coming into force on January 1, 2017
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • October 28 2016

As of January 1, 2017, the Healthy Menu Choices Act (the Act) will require restaurant chains and other food service providers with 20 or more


Appellate Court Splits On Evidentiary Threshold For Certification
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • October 6 2016

Evidence is required to establish “some basis in fact” for the procedural preconditions to certification. This requires certification judges tread


BC Court Refuses to Certify Smart Meter Radio Emissions Class Action
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • August 3 2016

The BC Supreme Court's recent refusal to certify a class action in re-affirms that although the evidentiary threshold for certifying general


What’s cooking? New Ontario menu labelling law
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • April 14 2016

On Tuesday, May 26, 2015, Members of Provincial Parliament from all three parties voted to pass Ontario's Making Healthy Choices Act, 2015, which