576.3 An authorized foreign bank shall not enter into any arrangement or otherwise cooperate with any of its representatives, agents or other intermediaries, with any of its affiliates that is controlled by an authorized foreign bank and that is a finance entity as defined in subsection 464(1) or other prescribed entity or with any of the representatives, agents or other intermediaries of such an affiliate, to sell or further the sale of a product or service of the authorized foreign bank or the affiliate in Canada unless
(a) the affiliate or the representative, agent or other intermediary of the authorized foreign bank or the affiliate, as the case may be, complies, with respect to the product or service, with the consumer provisions that apply to authorized foreign banks — other than section 573.1 — as if they were an authorized foreign bank, to the extent that those provisions are applicable to their activities; and
(b) the persons who request or receive the product or service have access to the authorized foreign bank’s procedures for dealing with complaints established under this Act.
- 2012, c. 5, s. 73
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