Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

Marketing a green product? Make sure you can prove it 

Thursday, March 02, 2017 @ 7:00 PM | By Donalee Moulton

Marketing a green product? Make sure you can prove itClaims of being green made last year by two of North America’s largest car manufacturers will cost them a lot of green this year. In December, Volkswagen Group Canada Inc., and Audi Canada Inc., agreed to pay $2.1 billion in buyback and restitution payments to consumers as well as a $15 million penalty. At issue: assertions their diesel engines were cleaner than other engines on the market.

“The high settlement amount — one of the largest in...