December 5, 2014 – Merchant Law Group LLP has launched class action litigation on behalf of all Canadians who have paid destination marketing fees as part of hotel invoices or similar travel bills.
The class action seeks compensation on behalf of all Canadian consumers who have been charged a destination marketing fee. The hotel brands named in this class action include Best Western, Hilton, Radisson, Delta, Fairmont, Hyatt, Intercontinental, Marriott, Sheraton, Ramada, Super 8, Travelodge, and other hotel brands.
The class action alleges that the Defendant hotels unlawfully often charge consumers a 3% or 4% Destination Marketing Fee on top of the nightly room rate. Please note, joining our contact list for the Destination Marketing Fee Class Action creates no financial obligation for you and your information will be kept confidential. (If you have previously joined our contact list for this class action and your address or other contact information has changed, you may update your contact information on our list by completing the form below.)
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Merchant Law Group LLP has 10 offices across Canada, with lawyers practising law in six provinces. Merchant Law Group LLP and Tony Merchant, Q.C. are well known for pursuing class action lawsuits in Canada including litigation regarding Winners/HomeSense, Various Cellular Phone Fees, BCE Dividends, GM Gasket Manifolds, Hip Implants, Lead Paint in Toys (and similar consumer products), Maple Leaf, Celebrex/Bextra, Vioxx, Sony, Residential Schools and various other cases. Tony Merchant, Q.C. is known to be one of Canada’s most active litigators with more than 600 reported cases in leading Caselaw Journals, having argued thousands of cases before the Canadian and American Courts, in Trial and Administrative Courts, and the Courts of Appeal of various American and Canadian jurisdictions, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Tony Merchant, Q.C., has a long history in pursuing public policy cases and is a former Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A.)