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Five key points manufacturers must consider when doing business in Québec
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • December 12 2016

The province of Québec is an important market for consumer goods, products and services of all kinds, which makes it a premier destination for


Automotive industry beware of pricing requirements in Québec!
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 13 2011

Early this year, the Office de la protection du consommateur made clear its intention to review automotive advertisements in Québec in order to ensure compliance with the Consumer Protection Act and its Regulations.


Doucet v. Spielo Manufacturing Inc
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • July 8 2010

The defendants had been ordered to provide a better Affidavit of Documents and access to a computer system for discovery purposes.


"Made in Canada" and "Product of Canada" claims
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 10 2010

The Competition Bureau has released Enforcement Guidelines relating to when "Product of Canada" and "Made in Canada" claims may be made in association with non-food products sold to Canadian consumers ("Guidelines").


Injunctions for breach of confidence the 'springboard principle'
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 18 2009

Vestergaard Frandsen AS and the other claimants (VF) are in the business of the manufacture and sale of mosquito nets under the name PermaNet.


Retention of title: sellers beware!
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • February 11 2009

With the effect of the global credit crunch hitting national and international trade, sellers should take a close look at their standard terms and conditions of sale to ensure that they have a valid retention of title (ROT) clause.


Occupational health and safety
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 20 2008

On December 7, 2007, Transpavé Inc. (“Transpavé”), a Québec manufacturer, became the first organization in Canada to be convicted of the Occupational Health and Safety (“OHS”) Criminal negligence causing death provisions of the Criminal Code.


Barbados international business corporations
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 3 2008

The Canadian manufacturing industry is facing significant business and structural challenges that have seen their level of importance relative to other sectors in the economy, such as services, fall.


Quebec class actions
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • May 30 2008

The Court of Appeal of Quebec has rendered its decision in the matter of Association pour la protection des automobilistes (“APA”) v. Toyota Canada Inc.


A quality exclusion?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • January 22 2007

The recent decision by the High Court in Balmoral Group Limited -v- Borealis (UK) Limited & Others (2006) is noteworthy not so much for its outcome but for the “obiter dicta” comments (comments not crucial to the decision made in the case but nevertheless informative as to the law) of Mr Justice Christopher Clarke in relation to exclusion and limitation of liability clauses.