Retail & Consumer Products Law Observer

Retail & Consumer Products Law Observer

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Tag Archives: Amazon

New Private Right of Action in Canada for False or Misleading Electronic Advertising

Posted in Advertising & Product Risk Management
This alert has been prepared in collaboration with Canada’s Fasken Martineau law firm. Mr. Di Domenico is a partner and regional chair of the firm’s Antitrust/Competition & Marketing Group in Toronto. Chris Cole is Co-Chair of Crowell’s Advertising & Product Risk Management Group in Washington, D.C. In less than three months, Canada will introduce a private… Continue Reading

“Amazon” Sales Tax Developments

Posted in Taxes
There have been several recent developments in the continuing efforts by states to make out-of-state Internet retailers collect and remit sales taxes. Brick-and-mortar retailers are required to collect sales taxes. However, where an out-of-state Internet seller ships goods into the state but has no other in-state contacts, the transaction is not subject to sales tax.… Continue Reading