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The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act are you complying?
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 31 2011

With the implementation of the Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA) in June of this year, those who are involved in the distribution chain of consumer products must meet new specified obligations.


Forthcoming prohibition against showing higher-end models at lower-end prices
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • October 31 2011

The prevalent advertising practice of illustrating a higher-end model with a much higher ticket price than the advertised model, made popular by the automotive industry, may soon be coming to an end in Quebec.


Fundamentals of Canadian product liability
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 30 2011

In this issue, we introduce a new series feature to the Gowlings Product Liability Newsletter.


Goodbye RPI?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • July 14 2010

The Government has announced that from 2011 (by reference to 30 September 2010) it plans to use the consumer prices index (CPI) rather than the retail prices index (RPI) for statutory revaluation of deferred pensions and statutory pension increases on pensions in payment.


Bring on the HST
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 9 2010

Effective July 1, 2010, British Columbia and Ontario will replace their provincial sales taxes and the federal Goods and Services Tax (GST) with a single Harmonized Sales Tax (HST).


Consultation on supermarket regulator
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • March 3 2010

The Grocery Supply Code of Practice came into force on 4 February 2010 through The Groceries (Supply Chain Practices) Market Investigation Order 2009 (GSCOP).


Government unveils new trade credit insurance scheme
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2009

A £5 billion initiative, unveiled as part of Wednesday's Budget, will enable companies which have had their trade credit insurance cover reduced by traditional providers to purchase 'top-up' credit insurance from the Government.


Government announces broad review of consumer law
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 9 2008

The Government has announced a broad review of consumer law.


Alice Stagg
  • Gowling WLG

Hilary Rushby
  • Gowling WLG