Mondaq Canada: Consumer Protection
McLennan Ross LLP
On April 20, 2017, Justice Donald Layh of the Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench issued a 242 page decision ("Decision") finding that St. Theodore Roman Catholic School Division...
Miller Thomson LLP
On March 27, 2017, Bill 92, School Boards Collective Bargaining Amendment Act, 2017, received Royal Assent.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On April 10, 2017, the Ontario government passed Bill 59, titled Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment), 2017.
Howie, Sacks & Henry
In this blog post, I review Monsanto's role in continuing to market Roundup as a safe substance while evidence mounts to the contrary.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Government of Ontario has released a public consultation regarding regulations related to the new prohibition on expiry of rewards points issued to consumers.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
On February 22, 2017, Bill 791: An Act to amend the Consumer Protection Act in order to regulate rewards program contracts (Proposed Amendment) was introduced as a private member's bill...
Devry Smith Frank LLP
The Trump administration, as expected, has began rolling back protections for trans-gendered students that were created under the Obama administration
Miller Thomson LLP
A recent decision from the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC"), British Columbia Teachers' Federation v. British Columbia, [2016] SCC 49, is having a significant impact on education in British Columbia.
Bennett Jones LLP
The U.S. Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) office recently published the Cross-Device Tracking: An FTC Staff Report.
Howie, Sacks & Henry
In this blog post, we examine some of the design and safety features to consider when buying a car.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On January 31, 2017, the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) issued a Notice of Proposal setting out changes to the Codes of Conduct for Electricity Retailers and Gas Marketers that would allow verification...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
​A study from the U.S. based National School Safety and Security Services found that there had been 812 occurrences in the United States in the first half of 2014, a 153% increase since the previous year.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Post-truth: Relating to or denoting circumstances in which objective facts are less influential in shaping public opinion than appeals to emotion and personal belief.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Ontario College of Teachers' process for punishing teachers involved in sexual offences may soon become stricter – and more public.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In a decision released on November 10, 2016, the British Columbia Teachers' Federation ("BCTF") won a landmark ruling on negotiating class size and composition against the B.C. Government in the Supreme Court of Canada
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Ontario Ministry of Education reached tentative two-year contract extension deals with Ontario Catholic and French teachers and school support staff, which would ensure a measure of labour peace through the next provincial election
Miller Thomson LLP
In a recent decision in E.T. v. Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board, the Superior Court of Justice upheld the decision of the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board...
Samis + Company
Can an occupier, who is also a "supplier" under the Consumer Protection Act, defeat an Occupiers Liability Act claim by relying on a liability waiver that might violate the CPA?
Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
Students throughout Canada commonly sue post-secondary educational institutions with respect to academic matters.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
McCarthy Tetrault's 7th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit was held on February 23, 2017.
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Howie, Sacks & Henry
In this blog post, I review Monsanto's role in continuing to market Roundup as a safe substance while evidence mounts to the contrary.
Stewart McKelvey
This Bulletin will provide some background to what is, today, relatively unprecedented: the imposition by law of a Collective Agreement between an Employer and a Union.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The end of 2016 brought with it some good news for the defence in respect of pharmaceutical class actions, including a successful defence verdict in the first pharmaceutical product liability common issues trial in Canada.
Gardiner Roberts LLP
A few weeks ago, I decided to take a break from reading cases, arguments and alternative arguments to peruse the news (read: basket-cases, facts and "alternative facts") instead.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On February 16, 2017, the CFPB issued a Request for Information seeking feedback from the public on the use or potential use of alternative data and methodologies to assess consumer credit risk . . .
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
As the capabilities and prevalence of autonomous vehicles increase, governments continue to attempt to address the consequences that flow from an increasingly autonomous environment.
Howie, Sacks & Henry
"Or you can trade it all for what's behind door number two..." Be honest – whenever you see this set up on a game show you secretly want the contestant to give up the sure thing and take a peek behind door number two.
Torys LLP
The 2016 U.S. election resulted in Donald Trump winning the White House, with economic growth a significant aspect of his campaign platform.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
McCarthy Tetrault's 7th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit was held on February 23, 2017.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC) issued a statement and a new compliance bulletin in response to recent news reports related to allegations that certain employees of banks were pressured to upsell to consumers to meet unrealistic sales targets and keep their jobs.
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