We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

COMPETITION - Civil remedies

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 @ 8:34 AM  

Application by the plaintiff and certain of the defendants for approval of settlements in the certified class proceeding. At issue in the proceeding were interchange fees paid by merchants in connection with the acceptance of Visa and MasterCard credit cards as payment for goods or services. The claims were framed as breach of the Competition Act, civil conspiracy to injure, unjust enrichment, and waiver of tort. The settlements were reached between the plaintiff and the defendants Visa Canada Corporation, MasterCard International Incorporated and National Bank of...