Skip to main content

PLEASE NOTE: For everyone’s safety, Fasken recommends anyone on-site at our Canadian offices be familiar with the COVID-19 recommendations in place which may include one or more of the following: social distancing, hand sanitizing, wearing a mask in common areas and proof of full vaccination. These measures apply to lawyers, staff, clients, service providers and other visitors.

Client Work

Steele v. Toyota Canada Inc., [2008] B.C.J. 1496, 2008 BCSC 1063

Fasken
Reading Time 1 minute read Subscribe

Overview

BC Supreme Court dismisses application for certification of class action against Toyota Canada and BC dealerships. On August 6, 2008, the Supreme Court of British Columbia dismissed an application for certification of a class action against Toyota Canada Inc. and 33 separate British Columbia dealerships. The plaintiffs alleged breaches of the Competition Act and alleged conspiracy to interfere with economic relations. The alleged claim, if certified, was for millions of dollars. Avon Mersey and Richard Berrow of Fasken Martineau successfully argued on behalf of the defendants Toyota Canada and the dealerships against certification of the case as a class action.  Steele v. Toyota Canada Inc., [2008] B.C.J. 1496, 2008 BCSC 1063

Team

    Subscribe

    Receive email updates from our team

    Subscribe