Mondaq Canada: Anti-trust/Competition Law
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On February 15, 2019 the Federal Trade Commission announced the annual increased reporting thresholds under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On October 22, 2016, AT&T announced its proposed acquisition of Time Warner.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The Bureau's analytical approach can be broken down into three stages.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On March 5, 2019, the Government of Canada announced Matthew Boswell's appointment as Commissioner of Competition for a five-year term.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The federal government is expected to announce the appointment of a Commissioner early in the new year.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
McCarthy Tétrault's Competition/Antitrust & Foreign Investment Group congratulates Matthew Boswell on his 5-year appointment as Canada's next Commissioner of Competition, which was announced today.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On March 5, 2019, the Government of Canada appointed Matthew Boswell as Canada's new Commissioner of Competition.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Government of Canada recently increased the monetary thresholds under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act for most transaction types.
Fasken
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada also announced new foreign investment review thresholds under the Investment Canada Act, effective January 1, 2019.
Dentons
Last year began with two linked and dramatic headlines from The Economist newspaper: "How to tame the tech titans – Competition in the Digital Age," (January 20, 2018)
Bennett Jones LLP
Expedited hearings are now available for contested mergers and other competition law cases, due to new procedures adopted by Canada's Competition Tribunal.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
Canada's Competition Bureau ended its investigation into criminal big-rigging in the auto parts sector with a guilty plea from Japanese auto parts manufacturer INOAC.
Torys LLP
New thresholds for Canadian merger reviews under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act came into effect on February 2.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
In response to an expose into scalper bots, the Competition Bureau investigated whether scalper bots contravened the deceptive marketing practices, restrictive trade practices, and conspiracy
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal in the optical disc drive price fixing class action.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The threshold for certain pre-closing net benefit reviews under the Investment Canada Act (ICA) and the threshold for a pre-closing merger notification under the Competition Act have been increased for 2019.
Dentons
Two key financial thresholds relevant to the review of proposed transactions under Canada's Competition Act and Investment Canada Act for 2019 were recently increased for 2019 as a result
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Certain types of transactions that exceed prescribed thresholds require pre-merger notification under Canada's Competition Act.
Bennett Jones LLP
On January 31, 2019, the Competition Bureau announced the 2019 size of transaction pre-merger notification threshold under the Competition Act would increase to $96 million (the 2018 threshold was $92 million).
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
A new Commissioner of Competition (Commissioner) is expected to be appointed in the first half of 2019.
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Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
On December 2, 2018, Premier Rachel Notley announced that, as of January 1, 2019, Alberta will curtail 325,000 barrels per day of raw crude oil and crude bitumen production.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
This week was a light week at the Court of Appeal, with only four substantive civil decisions.
Dentons
Canada's regulatory landscape is constantly shifting in response to political, economic, social and environmental developments.
Dentons
Last year began with two linked and dramatic headlines from The Economist newspaper: "How to tame the tech titans – Competition in the Digital Age," (January 20, 2018)
Bennett Jones LLP
Expedited hearings are now available for contested mergers and other competition law cases, due to new procedures adopted by Canada's Competition Tribunal.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Canada's Commissioner of Competition (Commissioner) has launched an investigation into whether WestJet Airlines' low-cost carrier division, Swoop, is violating the Competition Act (Act)
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
It has been a very interesting year in the Copyright world with a number of significant decisions being released.
Torys LLP
New thresholds for Canadian merger reviews under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act came into effect on February 2.
Fasken
Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada also announced new foreign investment review thresholds under the Investment Canada Act, effective January 1, 2019.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Government of Canada recently increased the monetary thresholds under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act for most transaction types.
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