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HTMLSupreme Court to Consider General Jurisdiction Over Foreign Parent Based on U.S. Subsidiary
Jason P. Britt; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 29, 2013, previously published on April 25, 2013
On Monday, April 22, the United States Supreme Court agreed to hear DaimlerChrysler AG v. Bauman, which asks whether a foreign parent corporation can be subject to suit in the United States for wrongs allegedly committed by a foreign subsidiary, based on the foreign parent’s relationship with...

 

HTMLWill British Columbia Enact Franchise Legislation? Make Your Voice Heard Now!
Rebecca Hamovitch, Frank Robinson, Derek Ronde, Geoffrey B. Shaw, Larry M. Weinberg; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 26, 2013, previously published on April 23, 2013
The British Columbia Law Institute (“BCLI”) has issued a Consultation Paper on a Franchise Act for British Columbia (the “Consultation Paper”) for the purpose of making a recommendation to the Government of the Province of British Columbia to enact franchise legislation in...

 

HTMLOntario Court Strikes Several Franchisee Claims in Shoppers Drug Mart Class Proceeding
Colin Pendrith; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2013, previously published on April 4, 2013
In a recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, Spina v. Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. 2012 ONSC 5563 (“Spina”), the Honourable Mr. Justice Perell heard a motion for certification of a franchise class action as well as a cross-motion by the defendant under Rule 21 to strike...

 

HTMLOntario Court of Appeal upholds Tim Horton’s Summary Judgment Decision
Christopher Horkins; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2013, previously published on April 4, 2013
Our group recently wrote about the Ontario Court of Appeal decision upholding an important summary judgment win for franchisor Tim Horton’s in Fairview Donut Inc. v. The TDL Group Corp.

 

HTMLOntario Court Denies Franchisee Injunction, Confirms That Duty of Good Faith Does Not Create New, Non-Contractual Rights
Derek Ronde; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2013, previously published on April 4, 2013
The recent Ontario decision of Robert Moore Pharmacy Ltd. v. Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. provides reassurance to franchisors that Ontario courts will respect the contractual language between franchise parties in determining whether a franchisee is entitled to injunctive relief in respect of the...

 

HTMLOntario Court of Appeal Upholds Lower Court Decision on Franchisee Right of First Refusal
Stefanie Holland; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2013, previously published on April 4, 2013
In 3574423 Canada Inc. v. Baton Rouge Restaurants Inc., the Ontario Court of Appeal recently upheld the judgment of Justice David M. Brown of the Superior Court of Justice dismissing the action of a franchisee who was seeking damages for the alleged failure of a franchisor to properly and fully...

 

HTMLIt’s That Time of Year: Does Your Canadian Franchise Disclosure Document Need Updating?
Rebecca Hamovitch, Frank Robinson, Larry M. Weinberg; Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 5, 2013, previously published on April 4, 2013
Franchisors should regularly consider whether their Canadian franchise disclosure document (“FDD”), or other franchise related documents, require updating. This is particularly true following a year that marked the further expansion of franchise disclosure legislation in Canada, with...

 

HTMLJapan’s Entry into Free Trade Talks Presents Challenges for the Automotive Sector
Christopher M. Swift; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
April 1, 2013, previously published on March 28, 2013
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s announcement that Japan will join talks on the Trans-Pacific Pacific Partnership (“TPP”) presents potential challenges for the U.S. automotive sector. Together with Canada and Mexico’s entry in October 2012, the decision could transform...

 

HTMLIt's Renewal Time!
Alan M. Burger, Meredith R. Fergus; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
March 28, 2013, previously published on March 22, 2013
Many states require a review of a franchisor’s franchise offering materials prior to offering the sale of a franchise opportunity within the state. These prohibitions apply in the following states: California, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, New York, North Dakota, Rhode...

 

HTMLZip Code Requests Off-Limits in Massachusetts Credit Card Transactions
Martin J. Bishop, Martin J. Bishop, Thomas I. Elkind, Thomas I. Elkind, Michael C. Lueder, Michael C. Lueder; Foley & Lardner LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
March 22, 2013, previously published on March 21, 2013
In a recent decision, Tyler v. Michaels Stores, Inc., the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court held that zip codes are “personal identification information” and that a merchant asking for that information during a credit card transaction violates a Massachusetts statute [G.L.c. 93,...

 


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