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Scandalous allegations of former Shoppers Drug Mart franchisee struck out: BC Co...

Posted on Oct 21 2021

By: Anthony Pugh Editor: Ben Hanuka In Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. v. Mang, a May 14, 2021, decision of the Supreme Court of British Columbia, the court struck a few paragraphs from the defence (Response to Civil Claim) of the self-represented defendants, who were former Shoppers Drug Mart franchisees in Vancouver and Powell River.  Some of the paragraphs that the court struck contained scandalous allegations, such as allegations of gossip, bullying, and evidence about irrelevant facts; other allegations did not advance the defence.

Franchisor’s fundamental system changes led to dismissal o...

Franchisor's fundamental system changes
Posted on Jul 6 2021

By Ben Hanuka, Law Works This article was originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily as a two-part series on June 9 and 11, 2021.

British Columbia court awards damages against licensee for b...

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Posted on Mar 16 2021

By: Anthony Pugh, Law Works Editor: Ben Hanuka, Law Works In Wheatberries Bakery Ltd.

The Good Faith Obligation in Canadian Franchise Law

Ben Hanuka
Posted on Mar 16 2021

All provincial franchise statutes impose a mutual good faith obligation on the parties in a franchise agreement.

Evolving Good Faith Principles in Franchising

Posted on Feb 16 2021

By Ben Hanuka, Law Works This article was originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily as a two-part series on January 22 and 26, 2021.

The Rundown on System Changes

Posted on Jun 25 2020

This article was originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily on June 18, 2020, under the same title.

The Renovation Clause In Your Franchise Agreement

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Posted on Jun 24 2020

In this short video, Ben Hanuka examines the renovation clause in the franchise agreement.

A Checklist for Common Law Franchise Causes of Action

Posted on May 19 2020

This article was originally published in The Lawyer’s Daily on May 14, 2020, under the same title.


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