Mondaq Canada: Anti-trust/Competition Law
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
A jointly issued note sets out the framework for co-operation between the Competition Bureau and the Investment Review Division of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Canada's Competition Bureau (Bureau) and the Investment Review Division of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (IRD) are increasingly cooperating and communicating...
Goodmans LLP
In advance of the 66th Annual ABA Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting, we have summarized the top five recent developments in key areas of Canadian competition law:
Dentons
That question has been the subject of recent debate in Canada and elsewhere in the world.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In a decision using metaphors ranging from the sinking of the Bismarck to a baseball game and a tennis match, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently granted summary judgment...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The plaintiffs claimed that the Defendants conspired to "fix, raise, maintain or stabilize prices of beer in Ontario," contrary to section 45 of the Competition Act.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Companies doing business in Canada are subject to investigations by the Canadian Competition Bureau at any time, which may relate to civil and/or criminal provisions of Canada's Competition Act.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
For example, a business may be found to have market power because it owns valuable data, despite having a low market share.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Companies that call for bids or tenders should consider carefully whether to deviate from their formal bidding process.
Dentons
Two key financial thresholds relevant to the review of proposed transactions under Canada's Competition Act (CA) and Investment Canada Act (ICA) have now been increased for 2018.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The Canadian Competition Bureau (Bureau) has recently reached settlements with Leon's Furniture Limited (Leon's) and The Brick Ltd. (The Brick) and Enterprise Rent-A-Car Canada Company (Enterprise)...
Bennett Jones LLP
On February 9, 2018, the Competition Bureau announced the 2018 size of transaction pre-merger notification threshold under the Competition Act would increase to $92 million (the 2017 threshold was $88 million).
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The application of competition law and policy to "big data" has become a major focus for government agencies in Canada and around the world. In recent weeks, both the Competition Bureau and the Bank of Canada have weighed in.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
The settlement was reached by way of a mediation.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Federal Court of Appeal ("FCA") recently ruled that records provided by third parties to the Competition Bureau ("Bureau") used in investigations are not covered by a blanket ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The pre-merger notification transaction-size threshold for 2018 has increased to C$92 million from the 2017 threshold of C$88 million.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Certain merger notification thresholds under Canada's Competition Act and the foreign investment review thresholds under the Investment Canada Act are updated on a yearly basis. On February 10, 2018 ...
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 2018.
Torys LLP
On February 10, new thresholds for Canadian merger reviews under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act came into effect.
McMillan LLP
The 2018 increases to the merger thresholds under Canada's Competition Act and Investment Canada Act have been announced.
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Dentons
That question has been the subject of recent debate in Canada and elsewhere in the world.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In a decision using metaphors ranging from the sinking of the Bismarck to a baseball game and a tennis match, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recently granted summary judgment...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
The Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") have issued CSA Staff Notice 61-303 and Request for Comment – Soliciting Dealer Arrangements (the "Notice") on the use of soliciting dealer arrangements.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
The plaintiffs claimed that the Defendants conspired to "fix, raise, maintain or stabilize prices of beer in Ontario," contrary to section 45 of the Competition Act.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Canadian courts have consistently cautioned against applying an exacting standard of scrutiny at the certification stage. But the B.C. Supreme Court's recent decision in Ewert v. Nippon Yusen...
Tereposky & DeRose
On February 9, 2018, the Canada Border Services Agency issues its Statement of Reasons in support of its January 25, 2018, preliminary determination ...
Goodmans LLP
In advance of the 66th Annual ABA Section of Antitrust Law Spring Meeting, we have summarized the top five recent developments in key areas of Canadian competition law:
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Canada's Competition Bureau (Bureau) and the Investment Review Division of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (IRD) are increasingly cooperating and communicating...
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
On March 15, 2018, Justice Perell of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice dismissed a proposed class action (Hughes v. Liquor Control Board of Ontario)...
Goodmans LLP
The Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") recently published for public comment a "Practical Guide to Efficiencies Analysis in Merger Reviews" (the "Guide"). The Guide:
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