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Fit To Be Tried? Supreme Court Of Canada Rules On Certification Of Competition Class Actions
Today, the Supreme Court of Canada released the highly-anticipated decision in Pioneer Corp. v. Godfrey, addressing a number of issues
Canada
26 Sep 2019
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A Class Divided Can Stand - Supreme Court Of Canada Holds That Businesses Cannot Piggyback On Consumers To Escape Arbitration Agreements
TELUS Communications Inc. v. Wellman, 2019 SCC 19, is a significant — if narrow — victory for freedom of contract, and for a disciplined approach to statutory interpretation. By a 5-4 majority,
Canada
15 May 2019
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When Appeals Collide: Case-Management Of Novel Issues In The Ontario Court Of Appeal
On October 17, 2018, in a short but interesting decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal in Fontaine v. Canada (Attorney General), 2018 ONCA 832, Sharpe J.A. faced down the "unprecedented" scenario...
Canada
30 Oct 2018
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Tracing The Limits Of Auditors' Liability Post-Livent: The Ontario Court Of Appeal Considers An Auditor's Duty To Third Parties In Lavender v. Miller Bernstein LLP
In Lavender v. Miller Bernstein LLP, the Ontario Court of Appeal has overturned a lower court decision that imposed liability on an auditor for losses suffered by its client's clients as a result of a negligently performed audit.
Canada
28 Sep 2018
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Appellate Court Overturns Certification Of Defendant's Counterclaim
In Thorne v. College of the North Atlantic, 2018 NLCA 33 ("Thorne"), the Newfoundland and Labrador Court of Appeal (the "Court of Appeal") dealt with the novel issue...
Canada
11 Sep 2018
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Mixed Result: QCCA Yet Again Overturns QCSC's Decision To Dismiss Authorization Of Class Action, But This Time Only In Part
Union des consommateurs c. Magasins Best Buy ltée, 2018 QCCA 445 is the latest jurisprudence from the Quebec Court of Appeal ("QCCA") overturning denial of authorization of a class proceeding ...
Canada
27 Jun 2018
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Accounting For Preference: BCCA Reaffirms The Wide Discretion Of Class Action Certification Judges
First, the Court of Appeal restated that the standard of review is very high when an appeal court is reviewing a certification judge's decision on preferability.
Canada
9 May 2017
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