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Author: Evan Ivkovic, Student-at-Law, Law Works P.C. Editorial Committee: Law Works P.C. Editor: Ben Hanuka The Ontario Superior Court of Justice’s decision in 2112412 Ontario Inc. v 2165235 Ontario Inc. 2012 OJ NO 4060 [ONSC] has not attracted much commentary from the legal community. Still, the case reveals the potential for Ontario’s franchise legislation, the Arthur Wishart Act (“AWA”), to prevent creditors and assignees of debt to obtain a defaulting franchisee’s collateral.
On May 3, 2016, the Ontario Court of Appeal released an important decision in the case of Addison Chevrolet Buick GMC Ltd. v.
On May 31, 2016, the Canadian Trade-Marks Opposition Board released its decision in the case of Restaurant Development Group LLC v Vescio Group Inc.
The legal characteristics of a franchise agreement are different from normal commercial contracts in that they are “contracts of adhesion”.