Abusive Unlocking Fees by Wireless Providers

Case name Abusive Unlocking Fees by Wireless Providers; Quebec Superior Court file # 755-06-000005-179; Violations For years, Canadian wireless providers such as Bell Mobility, Fido, Rogers, Telus, Virgin Mobile and Videotron have been generating hundreds of millions of dollars charging consumers $50.00 plus tax to unlock their phones. It turns out that these providers [...]

By | 2017-08-14T10:43:03+00:00 August 14th, 2017|Active Class Actions|0 Comments

German Car Cartel Class Action

Case name German Car Cartel Class Action Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000876-173; Violations Plaintiff alleges that since the 1990s, German automakers Volkswagen, Daimler and BMW formed a cartel and cooperated in secrecy. Plaintiff alleges that the automakers colluded to fix prices of a diesel emission treatment and different vehicle components.  [...]

By | 2017-07-31T13:58:10+00:00 July 25th, 2017|Active Class Actions|0 Comments

Credit Card Annual Fees: Quebec Class Action

Case name Credit Card Annual Fees Quebec Class Action; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000870-176; Violations Plaintiff alleges that Amex Bank of Canada, the Bank of Montreal, The Toronto-Dominion Bank, JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association, the Royal Bank of Canada, Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, Bank of Nova Scotia and the Laurentian Bank [...]

By | 2017-07-04T17:59:42+00:00 July 4th, 2017|Active Class Actions|0 Comments

Air Canada Vacations: Pricing Errors and Cancellations

Case name Air Canada Vacations Class Action: Pricing Errors and Cancellations  Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000865-176; Violations Plaintiff alleges that Air Canada Vacations violated paragraph c of section 224 of Quebec’s Consumer Protection Act, by cancelling the vacation package he and others purchased on April 19th and 20th, 2016. [...]

By | 2017-06-07T15:47:23+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Active Class Actions|0 Comments

Turcot Interchange Project Class Action

Case name Turcot Interchange Project Class Action Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000843-173 Violations Plaintiff alleges that the Ministère des Transports du Québec and KPH Turcot (the consortium in charge of the Turcot Project) have acted negligently and in violation of his rights to peaceful enjoyment of his property. Plaintiff further [...]

By | 2017-03-19T18:08:49+00:00 February 4th, 2017|Active Class Actions|0 Comments

Photo Radar and Red Light Camera Quebec Class Action

Case name Photo Radar and Red Light Camera Quebec Class Action; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000835-161; Violations Invoking the rule against hearsay evidence and claiming that Defendants acted negligently and unlawfully, Applicant seeks reimbursement of over $50 Million paid by Quebecers to the Government as a result of photo radar and red [...]

By | 2017-07-07T18:47:59+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Active Class Actions|1 Comment

McDonald’s Restaurants: Illegal Advertising Directed at Children Under Thirteen Years of Age

Case name McDonald’s Happy Meal Toys Quebec Class Action; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000824-165; Violations Plaintiff alleges that McDonald’s Restaurants unlawfully makes use of commercial advertising directed at persons under thirteen (13) years of age, in violation of sections 248 and 249 of Quebec’s Consumer Protection Act, and of paragraph e of section [...]

By | 2017-01-31T09:04:53+00:00 November 16th, 2016|Active Class Actions|Comments Off on McDonald’s Restaurants: Illegal Advertising Directed at Children Under Thirteen Years of Age

Group RESP (Registered Education Savings Plan) Unlawful Enrollment Fees and Sales Charges – Quebec Consumer Class Action

Case name Quebec Class Action for illegal fees charged by CST, Universitas, Heritage, Children’s, Global and Knowledge First; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000803-169; Violations Plaintiff alleges that the sales charges and/or enrollment fees charged by all of the Group RESP providers in Quebec, without exception, are unlawful. Indeed, section 1.1 (7) of [...]

By | 2017-01-31T09:05:07+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Active Class Actions|Comments Off on Group RESP (Registered Education Savings Plan) Unlawful Enrollment Fees and Sales Charges – Quebec Consumer Class Action

Free Trial Periods and Limited Time Discount Offers – Quebec Consumer Class Action

Case name Free trial period and reduced price Quebec class action; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000798-161; Violations Plaintiff alleges that 25 of the Defendants, all major players in their respective industries, systemically violate paragraph c of section 230 of Quebec’s Consumer Protection Act, by engaging in negative option billing practices. Under Quebec [...]

By | 2017-07-15T22:32:02+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Active Class Actions|Comments Off on Free Trial Periods and Limited Time Discount Offers – Quebec Consumer Class Action

Société des Casinos du Québec: Charging a Higher Price than that Advertised on its Menus – Quebec Consumer Class Action

Case name Montreal Casino Alcoholic Beverages Quebec Class Action; Quebec Superior Court file # 500-06-000805-164; Violations Plaintiff alleges that the Société des Casinos du Québec violate paragraph c of section 224 of Quebec’s Consumer Protection Act, by charging consumers a higher price than advertised for the drinks sold at the Casinos’ bars. Defendants [...]

By | 2017-01-31T09:05:23+00:00 October 7th, 2016|Active Class Actions|Comments Off on Société des Casinos du Québec: Charging a Higher Price than that Advertised on its Menus – Quebec Consumer Class Action