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Legal Activism: Navigating Ontario's Ag-Gag Laws

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False Advertising and the Intersection of Animal and Environmental Law

Event Description:  As “humanewashing” and “greenwashing” attempt to convince consumers that products are animal- and environmentally-friendly, advocates have been successful at challenging such claims using consumer protection laws, such as false advertising laws. 

In this presentation, AEL Advocacy provides an overview of false advertising law and litigation in Canada and explains how activists can challenge these kinds of advertising campaigns to better protect animals. 

Presented by:   Kira Berkeley, Co-Director and Counsel (AEL Advocacy)

Date/Time:       Canadian Animal Law Conference 2022

                             September 18, 2022 

                             12:25 - 1:40 pm EST  

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