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The eBooks Case: A Canadian Perspective

BY | June 13, 2012

Mark Katz, Steve Szentesi, Jun 13, 2012 Shortly after the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed its claim in the eBooks case earlier this year, Canadian class action plaintiffs followed…

Mark Katz, Steve Szentesi, Jun 13, 2012

Shortly after the U.S. Department of Justice (“DOJ”) filed its claim in the eBooks case earlier this year, Canadian class action plaintiffs followed suit by commencing their own proceedings in the provinces of British Columbia, Ontario, and Quebec.

As in the United States, the Canadian actions are challenging the agency eBook distribution model adopted by Apple and five of the world’s largest book publishers. Specifically, the Canadian p

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