Leon's and The Brick Respond to Competition Bureau Claim

Jul 09, 2013, 16:27 ET from Leon's Furniture Limited

TORONTO, July 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Leon's Furniture Limited and The Brick Ltd. have been named as defendants in a lawsuit filed by the Commissioner of Competition in the Ontario Superior Court.  The lawsuit makes claims regarding the advertising of certain deferred payment programs offered by Leon's and The Brick.

In response, Leon's Furniture Limited provided the following statement:  "The deferred payment plans offered by Leon's and The Brick benefit consumers.  Leon's and The Brick deny the Commissioner's allegations and will vigorously defend their position in the Court.  As the matter is before the Court, Leon's and The Brick will not comment further at this time."

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