Contributing Lawyers

Canada

Cyndee Todgham Cherniak

United States

Susan Kohn Ross

Australia

Andrew Hudson



Canada Announces Proposed Labelling Guidelines for Claims on Food Products as "Made in Canada"

On May 21, 2008, Prime Minister Harper announced that Canada would introduce new food labelling guidelines covering when food products may be labelled as "Made in Canada" or "Product of Canada".  Affected parties may submit...

Important Legal Development In Canada - Canada Tables Consumer Protection Legislation That Must Be Taken Seriously By Domestic Manufacturers, Importers and Sellers

On April 8, 2008, the Minister of Health tabled in the House of Commons Bill C-52 "An Act respecting the safety of consumer products".  This proposed legislation changes the landscape in Canada to protect individuals by...