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North American Government Product Safety Regulators Release Joint Statement Following 2015 Summit
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • USA, Mexico, Canada
  • January 7 2016

Affirming "continued cooperation" as the key ingredient for their collaborative success, Canadian, United States, and Mexican consumer product safety


Health Canada publishes guidance for industry on the reporting of incidents involving consumer products
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • July 13 2015

On July 8, 2015, Health Canada released important guidance designed to help consumer product companies, including retailers, understand their


Government seeks feedback on new drug safety initiatives
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • May 6 2015

As previously reported, the Food and Drugs Act (the Act) has been substantively amended by Bill C-17, also known as Vanessa's Law; the Bill received


Product liability law: recent developments
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • 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


Health Canada finalizes Risk Assessment Framework for the Consumer Product Safety Program
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • March 24 2015

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


British Columbia Court of Appeal overturns certification of pharmaceutical class action
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • February 20 2015

In a decision released January 22, 2015, the B.C. Court of Appeal unanimously overturned an order certifying a class proceeding against the


Health Canada publishes guide to the classification of cribs, cradles and bassinets
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • January 22 2015

Health Canada has published its guide to the classification of cribs, cradles and bassinets that are manufactured, imported, advertised or sold in


Bill C-17 (Vanessa’s Law) receives Royal Assent
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 11 2014

Bill C-17, An Act to Amend the Foods and Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law) has received Royal Assent and will come into force on a date to be fixed by


Health Canada caution: drawstrings in children’s upper outerwear
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 5 2014

Health Canada has notified manufacturers, importers, distributors and retailers of children's upper outerwear that the following products can pose a


Alberta judge won't strike out meat producer's third-party claim against CFIA
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • October 24 2014

In this recent summary judgment ruling, Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench in Harrison v. XL Foods Inc. permitted meat processor XL Foods Inc. (the