Mondaq Canada: Consumer Protection
McLennan Ross LLP
In a number of cases in Ontario, B.C. and Manitoba, problematic trustee behaviour was on the frontline in 2015-16
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 6, 2016, Bill 47 – Protecting Rewards Points Act (the "Act"), amending Ontario's Consumer Protection Act, 2002 (the "CPA"), received Royal Assent.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On November 3, 2016, the Ontario government introduced Bill 59, which is titled the Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment Act), 2016.
Aird & Berlis LLP
In late October 2016, the federal government introduced Bill C-29, Budget Implementation Act, 2016, No. 2, which addresses a wide variety of topics...
Gowling WLG
The province of Québec is an important market for consumer goods, products and services of all kinds, which makes it a premier destination for manufacturers
Goldman Hine LLP
The Ontario CPA specifies the financial disclosure obligations imposed on lenders in order to provide consumers with clear, transparent information about the details...
Miller Thomson LLP
On December 8, 2016, legislation to ban the expiration of reward points received Royal Assent in Ontario. While not yet proclaimed into force, Bill 47b– Protecting Reward Points Act (the "Act")...
McCague Borlack LLP
With the legalization of marijuana appearing to be more like an inevitability than a possibility, the options for consuming marijuana continue to expand.
Gowling WLG
On Monday, Bill 47 passed in Ontario on third reading with substantial amendments to the bill that was originally proposed.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On October 20, 2016, an Ontario member of provincial parliament introduced Bill 47, Protecting Rewards Points Act (Consumer Protection Amendment), 2016 (Bill).
Bennett Jones LLP
Class Action Case Update: Justice Perell's recent decision in Wise v Abbott Laboratories, Limited, 2016 ONSC 7275 addressed a number of key areas of interest for the class action bar.
Miller Thomson LLP
On November 15, 2016, Bill 37, the Protecting Students Act ("Act"), passed third reading in the Ontario legislature.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
The offer of rewards points (either through credit card spending or other loyalty programs) has become so ubiquitous in consumer businesses that there are hardly any companies of any significant size...
Bennett Jones LLP
Earlier this month a proposed class action was filed in Montreal by the Consumer Law Group alleging that Merck, Shering-Plough and Daiichi Sankyo provided inadequate warnings...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The case involves a homeopathic product called "Oscillococcinum" (and a version for children called "Oscillo") marketed as reducing cold symptoms.
Goldman Hine LLP
The Ontario Consumer Protection Act, SO 2002, c 30, Sched A (the "CPA") contains provisions requiring lenders to provide extensive financial disclosure to consumers.
Aird & Berlis LLP
On November 3, 2016, the Ontario government introduced Bill 59, which is titled the Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment Act), 2016.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On October 20, 2016, Mr. Arthur Potts, the Liberal MPP for Beaches – East York, introduced a Private Member's Public Bill, Bill 47, Protecting Rewards Points Act (Consumer Protection Amendment), 2016.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
A developing line of British Columbia certification decisions provides a strong basis to resist certification of consumer protection claims...
Bennett Jones LLP
Japan has enacted its first class actions legislation, following an international trend seen in the European Union and some other countries in Asia.
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Aird & Berlis LLP
In Canada, there is no single regulator that sets standards for mobile payments – the sector is governed by a patchwork of legislation.
Torys LLP
The Task Force on Cannabis Legalization and Regulation has released its much-anticipated report to help guide the federal government on the best approach to regulating legal access to cannabis.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On December 14, 2016, the Government of Canada announced amendments to the Food and Drug Regulations (FDR) by publishing the Regulations Amending the Food and Drug Regulations...
Aird & Berlis LLP
While slow to take off, Canada's mobile payment market is poised for growth. Mobile payments are generally defined as transactions where payment data and instruction are made via mobile device...
McLennan Ross LLP
In a number of cases in Ontario, B.C. and Manitoba, problematic trustee behaviour was on the frontline in 2015-16
Aird & Berlis LLP
On November 3, 2016, the Ontario government introduced Bill 59, which is titled the Putting Consumers First Act (Consumer Protection Statute Law Amendment Act), 2016.
Bennett Jones LLP
Despite being in force for over two years, many of the key provisions of Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation ("CASL" or the "Act") remain shrouded in uncertainty.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 6, 2016, Bill 47 – Protecting Rewards Points Act (the "Act"), amending Ontario's Consumer Protection Act, 2002 (the "CPA"), received Royal Assent.
Bennett Jones LLP
Wise v Abbott Laboratories, Limited, 2016 ONSC 7275 was a recent pre-certification summary judgment decision, which was released after the Divisional Court's decision this past summer...
Crowe MacKay LLP
Welcome to our 2016 tax planning issue, full of topics and opportunities that we believe you should consider as we reach the end of 2016 and look forward to 2017.
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