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Move Over Toronto Raccoons—Hungry Squirrels Are Taking Over The Streets...And Class Actions?
We all love Rocky, Sandy and Scrat but, at least away from the silver screen, squirrels actually tend to be quite a nuisance.
Canada
23 Nov 2018
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Common Defect Found In Multiple-Model Product Liability Class Action
In a recent case before the British Columbia Supreme Court, N&C Transportation Ltd. v. Navistar International Corp., 2016 BCSC 2129 [N&C] ...
Canada
22 Dec 2017
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Insuring Autonomous Vehicles In The Fabulous New
In Blade Runner 2049, Nexus-9 replicant Luv asks the LAPD's Lieutenant Joshi, "In the face of the fabulous new your only thought is to kill it? For fear of great change? You can't hold the tide with a broom."
Canada
11 Dec 2017
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A Wise Decision: Recent Lessons On Evidence In Class Actions
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...
Canada
28 Dec 2016
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Association Alone Does Not Equal Causation In Product Liability Cases
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.
Canada
9 Dec 2016
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Trumpian Logic Fails In Recent Pharma Class Action Decision
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.
Canada
7 Dec 2016
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Pharmaceutical Product Liability Class Action Filed Relating To Olmetec Drug
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...
Canada
29 Nov 2016
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Class Actions Now Available In Japan
Japan has enacted its first class actions legislation, following an international trend seen in the European Union and some other countries in Asia.
Canada
2 Nov 2016
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"Conflicting" Defence Evidence Not Sufficient To Deny Class Certification
The Divisional Court's decision in Dine v Biomet will be of particular interest to members of the class action bar in Ontario, as it will have implications for evidence led on certification motions.
Canada
16 Aug 2016
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Court Reaffirms That Common Feature Does Not Equal Common Defect In Multiple-Model Product Liability Class Actions
On December 17, 2015, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice denied certification in a proposed multiple-model product liability class action.
Canada
13 Jan 2016
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Ontario Superior Court States Clear Rule On Pre-Certification Production Of Medical Records In Class Actions
On March 20, 2015, Justice Belobaba released his reasons in Dine v Biomet, a motion concerning the production of medical records prior to a certification motion.
Canada
20 May 2015
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Certification Denied: Product Liability Cases Are Not "Quintessential" Class Actions
Certification was denied in a recent proposed multiple-model product liability class action before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in O’Brien v Bard Canada Inc. We acted for the defendants.
Canada
27 Apr 2015
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A Change Of Pace For Product Liability Class Actions: Certification Denied In Two Recent Cases
Oft-referred to as "quintessential class actions", the majority of product liability actions that have sought certification as class proceedings in the last 10 years have been granted certification.
Canada
24 Mar 2015
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The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act - New Obligations For Manufacturers, Importers And Sellers Of Consumer Products
The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA), which came into force on June 20, 2011, significantly changes Canada’s approach to consumer product regulation and recalls.
Canada
22 Jun 2011
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The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act: Strengthening Canada’s Product Safety Regulatory Regime
The Canada Consumer Product Safety Act (CCPSA), which received Royal Assent on December 15, 2010, will significantly change Canada’s approach to consumer product regulation and recalls.
Canada
7 Feb 2011
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