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Ontario Court of Appeal Upholds Negotiated Releases in GM Class Action Dismissal

Posted on Sep 29 2017

On July 4, 2017, the Court of Appeal for Ontario released a decision in Trillium Motor World Ltd. v. General Motors of Canada Limited about an appeal from a dismissal of a class action trial against General Motors of Canada by a group of its terminated franchisees/dealers. In the trial, the judge dismissed the class action against GM on the basis that the terminated dealers signed releases in favour of GM as part of an overall termination agreement, and that those releases were legally valid.

Debtor Franchisor Cannot Evade Debts By Transferring Assets

debtor franchisor cannot escape paying out
Posted on Mar 16 2017

Author: Evan Ivkovic, Student-at-Law, Law Works P.C.          Editorial Committee: Law Works P.C.

Unfairness Drives Court’s Rejection Of Class Action Settle...

Court’s Rejection Of Class Action Settlement
Posted on Dec 8 2014

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has recently rejected a proposed settlement in a Quiznos franchise class action settlement approval hearing.

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