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Published on: 4 Jan 2017 By

Fines for Failing to Properly Dispose of Asbestos Waste

On December 8, 2016 an individual was convicted for transporting asbestos waste, storing asbestos, and failing to comply with the conditions of a Ministry order contrary to the provisions of the Environmental Protection Act (“EPA”). The individual operated a business providing asbestos remov…

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Published on: 3 Jan 2017 By

Court of Appeal Hears Jurisdiction Motion in Airia Brands

In December 2016, the Ontario Court of Appeal heard an appeal in Airia Brands v Air Canada. The result of this appeal will have significant impact on the viability of global class actions commenced in Ontario and on the application of the real and substantial connection test in the context o…

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Published on: 20 Dec 2016 By

$2.1B Settlement in Volkswagen Diesel Emissions Class Action Announced

On December 19, 2016, a settlement agreement was announced in the class action involving Volkswagen and consumer claims related to the 2.0L diesel emissions software matter. The matter affected approximately 105,000 vehicles across Canada and generated a high level of interest when the issue…

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