24.01.2014

Supreme Court of Canada Rules that Commonality Requirement in Class Actions is Broader and more Flexible in Quebec

On January 16, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) rendered its decision in Vivendi Canada Inc. v. Dell’Aniello, concluding that the commonality requirement in Quebec civil procedure for the authorization of a class action is broader and more flexible than it is in the common law provinces. In a unanimous decision, the SCC ruled […]

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