Current filters:  
Litigation
Class Actions
Australia
Holding Redlich
Recent developments signal a tougher approach to privacy protection, although privacy class actions are more restricted.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
COVID-19 may serve as a much-needed industry circuit-breaker to drive lasting class actions law reform in Australia.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Considers the power of the Court to make 'class closure orders' and 'common fund orders' in class action proceedings.
Pointon Partners
The High Court appeal decision in Moore v Scenic Tours could increase the financial risks associated with tour operating.
Gilchrist Connell
Despite the HC having generally rejected the notion of common orders, in this pandemic the FC had made such an order.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
HC decision has significant implications for businesses providing services aimed at enjoyment, relaxation & entertainment.
Gilchrist Connell
Recent UK decision found that employer not vicariously liable for cyber hack by employee in a data breach class action.
Canada
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Cannabis edibles present cannabis producers with the opportunity to innovate and develop a diverse range of cannabis delivery methods for their consumers.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
In a decision released early this year, Mr. Justice Paul Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice refused to certify a proposed $100 million class action against the former auditor of disgraced portfolio management firm.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On March 9, 2020 the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in Reddock v. Canada, a class action brought on behalf of inmates who were subject...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On April 16, 2020, the Superior Court of Québec (the Court) dismissed a securities class action instituted against Volkswagen AG for lack of territorial jurisdiction...
Strigberger Brown Armstrong LLP
There has been a lot of coverage, and a lot of ink spilled about the potential and actual business interruption claims that may be made by insureds arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lenczner Slaght
It is not uncommon in the Canadian class action landscape for competing class actions to be commenced in multiple jurisdictions
Bennett Jones LLP
As the novel coronavirus pandemic stretches into May, plaintiffs' lawyers across North America continue to initiate COVID-19 related class actions.
Lenczner Slaght
Many price-fixing class actions allege a reasonably uniform conspiracy. The stereotypical scenario alleged is that executives from different companies meet in a dark, smoke-filled room...
Saudi Arabia
Clyde & Co
In 2017, the Capital Market Authority in Saudi Arabia introduced a new class action regime for claims by shareholders of listed companies in the Kingdom. In this article, we look at the conclusion...
UK
Mayer Brown
Group litigation has been part of the UK litigation landscape for twenty years. In recent years, however, a number of contributory factors have fueled the growth of claims brought ...
Arthur Cox
The recent UK Supreme Court decision in Morrisons is an important development for employers concerned about their potential vicarious liability for a data breach ...
United States
WilmerHale
In the wake of recent unexpected changes in the way that companies do business, the goods and services that consumers demand, and the accompanying market volatility...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
As the number of COVID-19 cases began to rise in the United States, colleges and universities around the country took proactive steps to limit the spread of the disease on campuses.
FREE News Alerts
Sign Up for our free News Alerts - All the latest articles on your chosen topics condensed into a free bi-weekly email.
Popular Contributors
Upcoming Events
Tools
Font Size:
Translation
Mondaq Social Media