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May 14, 2019, 17:43 ET Court Awards $16.8 million to Ontario Consumers

TORONTO, May 14, 2019 /CNW/ - On May 13, 2019, the Ontario Superior Court granted judgment in a ground-breaking class action on behalf of Ontario consumers of "gift cards" who were charged illegal...


Mar 08, 2019, 15:53 ET Class Action against the Government of Canada brought on behalf of First Nations Youth

Case alleges that the Government's funding of child protection services discriminates against First Nations youth leading to epidemic numbers being placed in foster care and deprived of essential...


Sep 26, 2018, 19:03 ET Class Action against Ticketmaster brought on behalf of Canadian ticket buyers

- Case alleges that Ticketmaster in league with resellers in breach of federal and provincial law. TORONTO, Sept. 26, 2018 /CNW/ - Sotos Class Actions, a leading class action firm, has launched a...


Dec 21, 2017, 16:53 ET Bread Price Fixing Class Action Commenced on Behalf of Canadian Consumers

TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2017 /CNW/ - Irene Brockton, a resident of Elliot Lake, Ontario and an anti-poverty activist, has started a proposed class action in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice seeking $1 ...


Sep 12, 2017, 16:38 ET Canadian Class Action Commenced Against Equifax Over Security Breach

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - An Ontario resident has started a proposed class action in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, seeking $550 million in damages on behalf of Canadian victims of a...


Jan 17, 2017, 08:00 ET Canadian class action lawsuit commenced on behalf of purchasers of 2014-2016 diesel Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks

TORONTO, Jan. 17, 2017 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $250 million in damages on behalf of Canadian purchasers of 2014-2016 diesel Jeep Grand Cherokees and Dodge Ram 1500 trucks (the...


Jun 23, 2016, 10:30 ET Coin Counting Machine class action brought on behalf of customers of TD Bank

TORONTO, June 23, 2016 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $25 million in damages on behalf of Canadian customers of TD Bank who used its coin counting machines was commenced on June 22, 2016 in...


Apr 15, 2016, 17:04 ET Silver Price Manipulation Class Action Brought on Behalf of Canadian Investors

TORONTO, April 15, 2015 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $1 billion in damages on behalf of Canadian investors was launched today in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. The class action...


Dec 21, 2015, 16:52 ET Gold Price Manipulation Class Action Brought On Behalf Of Canadian Investors

TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2015 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $1 billion in damages on behalf of Canadian investors was launched last week in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. The class action...


Sep 11, 2015, 11:47 ET Foreign Exchange Manipulation Class Actions brought on behalf of Canadian Investors

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $1 billion in damages on behalf of Canadian investors was launched today in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. At the same time, a...


Sep 11, 2014, 14:52 ET Court allows $100 million class action suit to proceed against Sears Canada Inc. and Sears Roebuck and Co. over alleged breaches of Ontario franchise

TORONTO, Sept. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - An Ontario court granted class action status on Monday to a lawsuit brought by over 250 current and former operators of "Sears Hometown Stores". The lawsuit, seeking...


Sep 05, 2014, 12:27 ET Class action trial against General Motors of Canada and Cassels Brock & Blackwell over 2009 mass dealership terminations to begin September 9,

TORONTO, Sept. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Trial will begin on September 9, 2014 in a class action lawsuit on behalf of 182 former Canadian GM auto dealers terminated at the time of GM Canada's 2009...


Apr 14, 2014, 17:02 ET Former Toronto Liberal Candidate Sues Justin Trudeau and David MacNaughton in Defamation

TORONTO, April 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Christine Innes, the former candidate for the Liberal nomination in the Trinity Spadina by-election in Toronto, has started a defamation lawsuit against Justin...


Oct 04, 2013, 10:50 ET $100 Million Class Action Against Bell Mobility Certified - More than 1 million customers affected.

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - A class action against Bell Mobility Inc. ("Bell") alleging that the expiry dates on its pre-paid wireless services are illegal was certified by the Ontario Superior...


Jul 05, 2013, 15:46 ET Canadian "Sears Hometown" Store Dealers launch $100 Million Class Action against Sears Canada and Sears, Roebuck

TORONTO, July 5, 2013 /CNW/ - A "Sears Hometown" store owner in Woodstock, Ontario launched a class action lawsuit today on behalf of approximately 260 Sears Hometown dealers across Canada against...


Mar 26, 2012, 14:58 ET Canadian auto dealers launch class action over alleged price-fixing by auto parts manufacturers

TORONTO, March 26, 2012 /CNW/ - Three class action lawsuits have been launched in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice seeking over $700 million in damages on behalf of Canadian auto dealers over...


Jul 05, 2010, 06:00 ET Court grants class action status in suit against Ontario Government

TORONTO, July 5 /CNW/ - A decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice released June 30, 2010 allows the owner-operators of several hundred drivers' license and vehicle registration offices to...


Jun 24, 2010, 16:55 ET Ontario's highest court affirms certification of franchisee class action
against Quiznos, Gordon Food Service (GFS)

TORONTO, June 24 /CNW/ - In a unanimous decision released today, the Ontario Court of Appeal upheld certification of a national class action brought by Canadian franchisees of the Quiznos restaurant...


Jan 21, 2010, 16:31 ET Former GM auto dealers launch class action lawsuit against GM Canada and
national law firm

TORONTO, Jan. 21 /CNW/ - A class action lawsuit seeking $750 million in damages on behalf of 215 Canadian GM auto dealers terminated in connection with last year's auto bailout was launched today in...


Jan 19, 2010, 06:00 ET Suncor announces termination of all Sunoco retailers in Ontario - Retailers
launch class action lawsuit seeking up to $200 million for breach

TORONTO, Jan. 19 /CNW/ - An intended class action lawsuit was commenced today in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on behalf of all Sunoco service station operators in Ontario against Suncor...