Herbert Smith Freehills
It is looking increasingly likely that a ‘General Safety Provision' for consumer products will be introduced into legislation in the near future. This idea has been simmering for some time and the...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In a recent case brought before the British Columbia Supreme Court, Williams v. Amazon, the Court had to determine the validity of an arbitration agreement...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The January edition of our commentary on the new framework outlined some of the changes likely to impact bank governance.
Over the past 10 years there has been tremendous growth in e-commerce within Canada. By the year 2020, e-commerce is projected to reach $50 billion,...
The review of CHPs was conducted between November 2018 and June 2019 and focussed on the six largest Canadian banks.
On January 20th, 2020, the Quebec Court of Appeal rendered its judgement in Meubles Léon v. Options Consommateurs.
Langlois lawyers, LLP
On January 20, 2020, the Court of Appeal of Quebec, in the matter of Meubles Léon ltée v. Option consommateurs1...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) refers to the concept of integrating various physical modes of travel (e.g. public transit, car sharing, ride hailing and bike sharing) ...
The EU's new Credit Servicers Directive is well on its way to becoming a reality. As part of the process, the European Parliament's ECON committee recently published two reports...
On 7 January 2020, Directive (EU) 2019/2161 (the "Directive") came into force, setting into motion a swathe of measures aimed at modernizing
As part of its consumer protection responsibilities the Office of Fair Trading (OFT) is monitoring the prices of certain goods for which there has been an elevated demand
The UK Government has released a consultation to further strengthen its strong and enduring relationship with Gibraltar as a result of both jurisdictions leaving the European Union (EU).
Singh & Associates
Exemption Clauses are the contractual terms that limit, alter, change or oust the liability that generally flows from the contractual relationships.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
From the internet savvy younger generation to the older generation with health problems to a 10-year-old children who cannot be sent to shop alone, everyone has their own taste in shopping for simplest things.
Khaitan & Co
The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court in New India Assurance Company Limited v Hilli Multipurpose Cold Storage Private Limited has conclusively settled conflicting decisions under the Consumer Protection Act 1986.
The year 2019 witnessed several landmark judicial precedents and notable legislative amendments promising resolution of corporate, commercial, and consumer disputes in a timely manner.
One of the measures to be implemented by Ireland's five retail banks and other non-bank lenders and credit servicers to assist borrowers who may be affected as a result of the COVID-19 ...
This briefing considers certain forthcoming changes to the Central Bank of Ireland's (CBI) Consumer Protection Code (CPC) relevant to insurance brokers and other intermediaries.
Four out of five of the fastest-growing markets in terms of additional passengers per year over the forecast period will be from Asia.
LeLaw Barristers & Solicitors
Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As) have largely been beneficial to the Nigerian economy especially in recent times, as banking consolidation amongst others, has shown.