Mondaq Canada: Consumer Protection
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On March 19, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada released its decision in Loyola High School v. Quebec (Attorney General).
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
Julius Caesar was once warned to beware of the Ides of March. Unfortunately, consumers and businesses are at risk from fraudsters year round, not just in March, which the Competition Bureau has proclaimed to be "Fraud Prevention Month".
Miller Thomson LLP
Many have been anxiously waiting for the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Loyola High School v. Quebec (Attorney General).
Field LLP
The plaintiffs claimed for injuries allegedly suffered by the plaintiff Lindsey Rollins at an alleged schoolyard incident 19 years in the past, on May 15, 1990.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Central to Catholic education in Ontario is creating and shaping the Catholic identity.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Both OECTA and the Board framed this issue as one of statutory interpretation.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On December 11, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada released R. v. Fearon, a decision that addresses when police can search a cell phone in the course of a criminal arrest, without a warrant.
Aird & Berlis LLP
In 2011, 2012 and 2013, the second highest number of consumer complaints made to the Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services had to do with aggressive and deceptive door-to-door water heater rentals and sales.
Aird & Berlis LLP
The PPSA applies to a transfer of an account or chattel paper even if the transfer does not secure payment or performance of an obligation.
Cassels Brock
As part of Health Canada’s stated ongoing commitment to transparency, it has announced that it will be publishing the following summary reports on its website going forward...
Cassels Brock
Canadian courts may be taking a firmer stance against certification in pharmaceutical class actions.
Cassels Brock
New amendments to the Consumer Protection Act (Ontario) made in December 2014 in respect of water heater agreements will come into force on April 1, 2015.
Lerners
There are many ways in which people run into disputes in daily life. Leasing a vehicle is an area of life where people can run into troubles.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
In Canada, liability for a defective product can attach to all participants in a supply chain to varying degrees, including retailers, suppliers, wholesalers, distributors, importers and manufacturers of the product.
Aird & Berlis LLP
The Saskatchewan government has requested comments on the proposed overhaul of its consumer protection regime.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Traditional methods of marketing – advertisements, give-aways, promotions and contests – can still be an effective way to sell a product or service.
Cassels Brock
Hello 2015 - From the Cassels Brock Product Liability Group, welcome back and we hope you enjoyed some time off this holiday season.
Miller Thomson LLP
It is almost the end of another busy calendar year. Most school boards have now sworn in their newly elected trustees, and trustees have determined who will chair their meetings.
Miller Thomson LLP
Ontario school boards should note that Bill 8 and Bill 10 became law on December 4, 2014, with important ramifications for the education sector.
McLennan Ross LLP
The Alberta Legislature is concerned with bullying in schools, as evidenced by its recent discussion of Bill 202, Safe and Inclusive Schools Statutes Amendment Act, 2014.
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Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On January 30, 2015, the Supreme Court of Canada issued a landmark decision, holding that the right to strike is constitutionally protected.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Many individuals experience discrimination, harassment and even violence as a result of having a gender identity which differs from their biological sex.
Aird & Berlis LLP
In 2011, 2012 and 2013, the second highest number of consumer complaints made to the Ontario Ministry of Consumer Services had to do with aggressive and deceptive door-to-door water heater rentals and sales.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The Union filed a grievance, asserting that the Board was in contravention of the collective agreement in denying benefits to post-age 65 retirees.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The collective agreements for all teachers in the Province of Ontario expired on August 31, 2014. Teachers' unions have given notice to bargain.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Both OECTA and the Board framed this issue as one of statutory interpretation.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On December 11, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada released R. v. Fearon, a decision that addresses when police can search a cell phone in the course of a criminal arrest, without a warrant.
Stewart McKelvey
In the digital economy, the ability to advertise across multiple platforms has exponentially increased the opportunities to market to consumers by removing the limits that exist in the physical marketplace.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In Jacqueline Catherine May v Rebecca Elizabeth Guzzo a teacher was awarded damages for defamatory statements made against her.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In 2014, the Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000, S.O. 2000 C. 41, which applies to most employees of all provincially-regulated employers in the province, including Ontario school boards, received some significant amendments.
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