Québec Court of Appeal clarifies the role of the representative plaintiff and how to apply the proportionality principle in the context of article 1003 CCP

On February 5, 2015, the Québec Court of Appeal (QCA) rendered its decision in Lévesque v. Vidéotron, s.e.n.c., concluding that the level of competence that a proposed representative must demonstrate to prove that he or she is in a position to represent the members of the proposed class adequately is minimal, and that the amount […]

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