Press Releases

Small-Size Ball Bearings Class Actions

March 8, 2022

Did you purchase small-size ball bearings or products containing small-size ball bearings between June 1st, 2003 and October 31st, 2011? 

If so, please read this notice carefully. It may affect your legal rights.

See the english notice here and the french notice here.

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CANADIAN ELECTROLYTIC & FILM CAPACITORS CLASS ACTIONS

January 18, 2022

Did you purchase an electrolytic capacitor or an electronic device containing an electrolytic capacitor between September 1, 1997 and December 31, 2014 or a film capacitor or an electronic device containing a film capacitor between January 1, 2002 and December 31, 2014? If so, your legal rights could be affected.

See english notice here and french notice here.

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Consumers’ Association of Canada Submission to the Department of Finance

September 8, 2021

The CAC responds to the Department of Finance consultation launched on August 4, 2021 on reducing credit card transaction fees. It is time for the Department of Finance to recognize that it must represent the interests of all payment stakeholders, not just merchants, or it will be consumers once again that will end up paying.

See the full submission here.

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Consumers’ Association of Canada Submission to Health Canada

September 1, 2021

The CAC remains firmly opposed to the prohibition approach of Health Canada when it comes to flavoured vaping products. This approach eliminates consumer choice, threatens to drive vapers back to smoking, and is inconsistent with the policy applied to other products, like alcohol and cannabis.

See the full submission here.

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CANADIAN PARKING HEATERS CLASS ACTION

February 8, 2021

Did you purchase a parking heater, or purchase, lease or sub-lease a vehicle containing a parking heater, between September 13, 2001 and December 31, 2012? If so, your legal rights could be affected. 

A “Parking Heater” means a parking heater, accessories and parts sold for use with heaters, packages containing heaters and accessories and/or parts for parking heaters.

Please review the legal notice authorized by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. 

Short-Form Notice

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