In This Issue:
Introduction; Food and Beverage Products: Managing Mounting Litigation Risk in the Food and Beverage Industry; Procurement Pitfalls: Best Practices to Manage Risk; Securities and Consumer Class Actions: Changing Risks for Domestic and Foreign Companies; Banking and Financial Services: Minimizing Litigation Risk Through Robust Internal Controls and Customer Data Protections; Energy, Mining and Aboriginal: Beginning with the End in Mind; and Osler Videos.
Excerpt from Introduction -
The impact of the highly litigious environment which is gaining momentum in Canada is the explosive growth in risk facing organizations in every aspect of their business and in every sector of the economy. Aggressive regulatory oversight, the willingness of many courts to expand their jurisdictions, extended supply chains and a litigious consumer base have all increased corporate exposure to lawsuits in Canada and around the world.
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Topics: Canada, Class Action, Compliance, False Advertising, FDA, Food Labeling, Food Recalls, Food Safety, Misrepresentation, Procurement Guidelines, Risk Management, Supply Chain
Published In: General Business Updates, Communications & Media Updates, Energy & Utilities Updates, International Trade Updates, Securities Updates
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