Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26

JurisdictionOntario
JudgeBrown, Zarnett and Thorburn JJ.A.
Neutral Citation2021 ONCA 26
Date18 January 2021
Citation2021 ONCA 26
Docket NumberC67852
CourtCourt of Appeal (Ontario)
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33 practice notes
  • COURT OF APPEAL SUMMARIES (May 29, 2023 ' June 2, 2023)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • June 7, 2023
    ..., 2021 ONCA 25, Platnick v. Bent , 2018 ONCA 687, Subway Franchise Systems of Canada Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , 2021 ONCA 26, Murano v. Bank of Montreal (1998), 41 O.R. (3d) 222 (C.A.), Veneruzzo v. Storey , 2018 ONCA 688, Brad-Jay Investments Limited v. Village Development......
  • Court Of Appeal Summaries (July 31 ' August 4)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • August 8, 2023
    ...v. Ford, 2021 ONCA 841, Bent v. Platnick, 2020 SCC 23, Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26, Canadian Union of Postal Workers v. B'nai Brith Canada, 2021 ONCA 529, Walsh Energy Inc. v. Better Business Bureau of Ottawa-Hull Incorporated,......
  • Court Of Appeal Summaries (January 18 ' 22, 2021)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • January 25, 2021
    ...Guardian Assurance plc, [1994] 3 All E.R. 129 (HL (Eng)) Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , 2021 ONCA 26 Keywords: Torts, Defamation, Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation Suit (Anti-SLAPP), Courts of Justice Act , R.S.O. 1990, c.......
  • Proof of Harm in Anti-SLAPP Proceedings: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • June 13, 2022
    ...to the following decisions to provide further guidance: • Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Corpor ation , 2021 ONCA 26; Subway v CBC , 2019 ONSC 6758 • Ferreira v Da Costa , 2019 ONSC 2990 • Canadian Standards Association v PS Knight Co Ltd , 2019 ONSC 1730 • ......
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12 cases
  • Hosseini v. Gharagozloo,
    • Canada
    • Superior Court of Justice of Ontario (Canada)
    • April 21, 2023
    ...ONCA 166 at para. 14; Amorosi v. Barker, 2019 ONSC 4717. [38] Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corp., 2021 ONCA 26; Bondfield Construction Co. v. Globe and Mail Inc., 2019 ONCA 166 at para. 15, rev’g 2018 ONSC [39] Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, ......
  • 2023 BCSC 379,
    • Canada
    • January 1, 2023
    ...that a reasonable trier could reject the defence”: Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26 at para. 56 [ Subway], citing Bondfield Construction Company Limited v. The Globe and Mail Inc., 2019 ONCA 166 at para. 15. Accordingly, ......
  • Simán v Eisenbrandt,
    • Canada
    • Supreme Court of British Columbia (Canada)
    • March 14, 2023
    ...that a reasonable trier could reject the defence”: Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26 at para. 56 [ Subway], citing Bondfield Construction Company Limited v. The Globe and Mail Inc., 2019 ONCA 166 at para. 15. Accordingly, ......
  • 2023 ONCA 381,
    • Canada
    • January 1, 2023
    ...proceeding to continue. As this court summarized in Subway Franchise Systems of Canada Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26, leave to appeal refused, [2021] S.C.C.A. No. 87 (“ Subway No. 2”), at para. 102: “[w]hether a party is attempting to vindictiv......
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8 firm's commentaries
  • COURT OF APPEAL SUMMARIES (May 29, 2023 ' June 2, 2023)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • June 7, 2023
    ..., 2021 ONCA 25, Platnick v. Bent , 2018 ONCA 687, Subway Franchise Systems of Canada Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , 2021 ONCA 26, Murano v. Bank of Montreal (1998), 41 O.R. (3d) 222 (C.A.), Veneruzzo v. Storey , 2018 ONCA 688, Brad-Jay Investments Limited v. Village Development......
  • Court Of Appeal Summaries (July 31 ' August 4)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • August 8, 2023
    ...v. Ford, 2021 ONCA 841, Bent v. Platnick, 2020 SCC 23, Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26, Canadian Union of Postal Workers v. B'nai Brith Canada, 2021 ONCA 529, Walsh Energy Inc. v. Better Business Bureau of Ottawa-Hull Incorporated,......
  • Court Of Appeal Summaries (January 18 ' 22, 2021)
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • January 25, 2021
    ...Guardian Assurance plc, [1994] 3 All E.R. 129 (HL (Eng)) Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , 2021 ONCA 26 Keywords: Torts, Defamation, Strategic Litigation Against Public Participation Suit (Anti-SLAPP), Courts of Justice Act , R.S.O. 1990, c.......
  • Subway's $210 Million Chicken Content Defamation Claim Against The CBC Restored By Court Of Appeal
    • Canada
    • Mondaq Canada
    • January 26, 2021
    ...which conducted the tests used by CBC in its investigation: Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc. v. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26 (CanLII); 2021 ONCA 25 In 2017, CBC's Marketplace television show reported that Subway's chicken sandwiches compared poorly with four oth......
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13 books & journal articles
  • Table of Cases
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IX. Procedural Issues in Anti-SLAPP Motions
    • June 13, 2022
    ...105, 109, 156, 196, 240, 336, 477 Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, 2021 ONCA 26 .......................... 95, 105, 135, 159, 164, 202, 215, 228, 235, 243, 255, 280, 294–95, 326, 337, 473 Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcas......
  • Proof of Harm in Anti-SLAPP Proceedings: General Principles
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • June 13, 2022
    ...to the following decisions to provide further guidance: • Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Corpor ation , 2021 ONCA 26; Subway v CBC , 2019 ONSC 6758 • Ferreira v Da Costa , 2019 ONSC 2990 • Canadian Standards Association v PS Knight Co Ltd , 2019 ONSC 1730 • ......
  • Detailed Examination of the Factors
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part VI. The Public Interest Hurdle
    • June 13, 2022
    ...core of s. 2( b )” (p. 760). Cheema v Young , 2021 BCSC 461 Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Corporation , 2021 ONCA 26 Niu v Cao , 2020 ONSC 5407 Hobbs v Warner , 2019 BCSC 2196 Ontario College of Teachers v Bouragba , 2019 ONCA 1028 Bondield Construction Com......
  • Matters Related to the Public Interest - Section 137.1(3)
    • Canada
    • Irwin Books Guide to the Law and Practice of Anti-SLAPP Proceedings Part IV. The Threshold Burden on the Defendant
    • June 13, 2022
    ...of Products and Services By the Mainstream Media • Subway Franchise Systems of Canada, Inc v Canadian Broadcasting Corpor ation , 2021 ONCA 26 • Subway v CBC , 2019 ONSC 6758 at paras 17–18 By Online Reviews of Goods or Services • 910938 Ontario Inc v Moore , 2020 ONSC 4553 at paras 19–21 •......
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