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No Harm, No Class Action (Again): Ontario Superior Court Refuses to Certify Risk of Cancer Claim

Canada - August 17 2022 In the recent decision of Palmer v Teva Canada Ltd., Justice Perell of the Ontario Superior Court dismissed the plaintiff's motion to certify a class…

Thomas Feore

The Expansion and Contraction of Product Liability Causes of Action

Canada - June 22 2022 Product liability case law in 2021 brought clarity to certain causes of action that often form the basis of product liability claims. In particular…

Julien Sicco

Leave to the Supreme Court Denied: Latest on Pre-Certification Stays in Multijurisdictional Class Actions

Canada - May 25 2021 We previously discussed the Alberta Court of Appeal's decision in Ravvin v Canada Bread Company, Limited, 2020 ABCA 424, which arose out of an…

Michael A. Eizenga, Ranjan K. Agarwal, Keely Cameron, Justin R. Lambert

The Latest on Pre-Certification Stays in Multijurisdictional Class Actions

Canada - February 8 2021 A recent decision of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench addresses the challenges of considering a pre-certification application to stay a class…

Laura M. Gill, Christine A. Viney, Cheryl M. Woodin, Alicia Yowart

Pre-Certification Stays in Multijurisdictional Class Actions: Ravvin v Canada Bread Company, Limited

Canada - December 4 2020 In the wake of COVID-19, which has strained already limited judicial resources, the Alberta Court of Appeal has issued a decision addressing the need…

Michael A. Eizenga, Keely Cameron, Justin R. Lambert