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Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services (MGCS) has announced it will revoke the Upholstered and Stuffed Articles Regulation that protects Ontario consumers from unclean and unsafe stuffing in consumer goods such as upholstered furniture, stuffed toys, bedding, mattresses, and winter coats.

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Public Statements, Clothing, Home Furnishing & Equipment, Public Safety, Standards Development, Trade, Right-Product Safety, Right-Choice, Right-Safe Environment  
  

Consumers Council of Canada research finds a specific segment of consumers buy most of the extended product protection plans sold on major household durables.

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Research Announcements, Financial Services, Home Furnishing & Equipment, Insurance, Right-Information, Right-Choice, Right-Redress, Right-Education  
  

If you purchased a lawn mower in Canada between January 1, 1994 and December 31, 2012, your legal rights could be affected.

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Class Action Notices, Home Furnishing & Equipment, Right-Redress  
  

The Consumers Council of Canada has advocated recently for firm action on unsolicited, door-to-door sales, new protection for users of alternative financial services such as payday loans and definition of qualifications, with licensing, for home inspectors. The Ontario government took action in all three areas through its Putting Consumers First Act passed April 10, 2017.

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Public Statements, Credit, Financial Services, Home Furnishing & Equipment, Housing & Shelter, Payday Loans, Standards Development, Focus-Climate Change, Focus-Residential Intensification, Right-Basic Needs, Right-Product Safety, Right-Information, Right-Choice  
  

LEGAL NOTICE AUTHORIZED BY THE ONTARIO SUPERIOR COURT OF JUSTICE AND THE SUPERIOR COURT OF QUÉBEC

WHAT IS THIS ABOUT?...

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Class Action Notices, Home Furnishing & Equipment  
  
 
 

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