Articles 2023

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The Evolution of the Misrepresentation Claim

  • January 03, 2024
  • Annie Legate-Wolf

This article summarizes recent decisions considering what is required to establish causation for misrepresentation claims made pursuant to the Competition Act.

Class Actions, Student Forum

Cronos and the Future of the Global Shareholder Class Action

  • January 03, 2024
  • Garth Myers

This article summarizes the decision in Badesha v. Cronos Group, Inc., 2023 ONSC 5678, which considered when a court will take jurisdiction over claims of certain class member purchasers of securities on a foreign exchange.

Business Law, Class Actions, Student Forum

Case Summary: Sunderland v. Toronto Regional Real Estate Board

  • January 03, 2024
  • Soudeh Hosseini

This article summarizes Sunderland v. Toronto Regional Real Estate Board, 2023 FC 1293, in which the Federal Court allowed the action to proceed against the brokers and associations on the narrower claim that they arranged to control certain aspects of the commission structure in potential contravention of s. 45 of the Competition Act.

Class Actions, Student Forum

Case Summary: Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. v. Gomel, 2023 BCCA 274

  • October 03, 2023
  • Gigi Pao

This article summarizes Live Nation Entertainment, Inc. v. Gomel, 2023 BCCA 274, in which the Court clarified that a theory of damages is distinct from and insufficient to meet the requirement of establishing the existence of a plausible methodology to determine damages on a class-wide basis.

Class Actions, Student Forum