Search
Searching Content indexed under Consumer Trading & Unfair Trading by McCarthy Tétrault LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
 
1  
 
Title
Country
Organisation
Author
Date
1
Major Amendments To The Québec Consumer Protection Act
Major amendments to the Québec Consumer Protection Act ("CPA") were adopted on November 15, 2017 by the Québec Legislature.
Canada
29 Nov 2017
2
Key Takeaways – 7th Annual Consumer Products And Retail Summit
McCarthy Tetrault's 7th Annual Consumer Products and Retail Summit was held on February 23, 2017.
Worldwide
3 Apr 2017
3
Online Price Advertising: Amazon To Pay $1.1 Million To Settle Canadian Competition Bureau Investigation
The Competition Bureau (Bureau) announced January 11 that Amazon.com.ca, Inc. (Amazon) has agreed to pay a $1 million penalty for contravening the misleading advertising provisions under the Canadian Competition Act...
Canada
23 Jan 2017
4
Undisclosed Fee Cases Continue To Attract Class Actions
In the recently released decision of Finkel v. Coast Capital Savings Credit Union,1 the British Columbia Supreme Court certified an action seeking damages from Coast Capital in relation to undisclosed foreign currency charges.
Canada
10 Apr 2016
5
Ontario Court Of Appeal Inspiring Consumer Misrepresentation Class Actions
The Ontario Court of Appeal is once again making headlines with the case of Ramdath v George Brown College, which has turned out to be a doubly significant case at the intersection of class actions and consumer protection legislation.
Canada
4 Feb 2016
6
Sandoff V. Loblaw Companies Ltd.: Class Action Considerations For Canadian Food And Beverage Manufacturers
Canadian food and beverage manufacturers should take note of Sandoff v. Loblaw Companies Ltd., a recent Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench ("SKQB") class action case concerning allegedly deceptive food labelling practices.
Canada
21 Dec 2015
7
Defendants Continue To Have Success With The Pleadings And Identifiable Class Requirements
In this set of cases, individual representative plaintiffs had purchased tickets for international air travel from each of five different defendant airlines.
Canada
7 Sep 2015
8
Québec's Bill 60: New Rules for Payment Cards, Extended Warranties and Long-Term Service Contracts
Bill 60, "An Act to amend the Consumer Protection Act and other legislative provisions", introduces a new regulatory framework in Québec for three types of contracts in an attempt to curb perceived abuses: contracts involving sequential performance for a service provided at a distance (such as cell phone contracts), extended warranty contracts, and contracts for the purchase of prepaid cards (gift cards).
Canada
1 Jun 2010
9
Liquor Licencing Uncorked — A Primer
From time to time, a proposed real estate transaction will include, as an ancillary component, some type of liquor licensing matter.
Canada
4 Sep 2009
10
Credit Card Data Printed On Sales Receipts: The State Of Law And Policy In Canada
In 2003, the United States Congress passed the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act, intended to enhance existing provisions against identity theft and to better protect consumers.
Canada
26 Mar 2009
11
WTO To Rule On U.S. Farm Subsidies And Canadian Tax Relief On Beer And Wine
Canada is at the centre of two new disputes at the World Trade Organization (WTO) which threaten to impact a number of sectors of the Canadian economy, including alcoholic beverages, livestock, ethanol, snack foods, soft drinks, and other foods and beverages containing sweeteners.
Canada
 
26 Jan 2007
Links to Result pages
 
1