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Consumer protection and online advertising

Canada - November 24 2017 The Competition Bureau (the Bureau), the Office of the Privacy Commissioner (OPC) and other regulators have identified the protection of consumers in...

Kelly Moffatt, Adam Hirsh.


Consumer class actions: The polyurethane foam settlement

Canada - November 13 2017 In consumer class action settlements, it is quite common for the defendant to pay a fixed amount to a settlement fund, and the class plaintiffs to...

Sandy Hay.


The Court of Appeal asserts jurisdiction over absent foreign claimants in Canadian class action

Canada - October 26 2017 In cases involving international investigations and enforcement actions, it is now common for class plaintiffs to seek collective relief on behalf...

Eleanor Vaughan, Victoria Creighton, Craig Lockwood.


Standard form contracts: B.C. court confirms preferability of class proceeding

Canada - October 5 2017 In considering a proposed class action by individuals from the United Arab Emirates who had been recruited as candidates for employment in...

Vanessa Cotric.


Calling John Doe: Can a class action proceed with an anonymous representative plaintiff?

Canada - June 8 2017 Can you bring a class action without publicly identifying a representative plaintiff? In the past few years, class action claimants in Canada and the...

Sarah McLeod.