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Court clarifies approach to merger challenges under Competition Act

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 21 2013

On February 25 2013 the Federal Court of Appeal released its reasons in the appeal of Commissioner of Competition v Tervita Corporation. This update

Leadership changes and other merger developments at the Competition Bureau

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • July 11 2012

Dealmakers should take note of several recent significant merger-related developments at the Competition Bureau

Competition Tribunal issues key ruling on “refusal to deal”

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 7 2009

In a ruling released on August 7, 2009, the Competition Tribunal dismissed an application by Nadeau Poultry Farm Limited which would have forced Groupe Westco Inc., the largest chicken producer in New Brunswick, and two smaller producers, Groupe Dynaco and Volailles Acadia S.E.C., to continue selling their entire production of live chickens to Nadeau, despite the fact that there was no contract of supply between the parties

Canada issues consultation draft on new merger review framework

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • August 3 2011

On June 27, 2011, Canada’s Competition Bureau released "modestly revised" Merger Enforcement Guidelines for public comment

The Safe Streets and Communities Act: perp walks for Canadian executives?

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 18 2011

Bill C-10, the Safe Streets and Communities Act, is relatively well known for the significant impact it will have on a number of criminal statutes, including the Youth Criminal Justice Act and the Criminal Code

Supreme Court of Canada to consider indirect purchaser rights in price-fixing class actions

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 2 2011

On December 1, 2011, the Supreme Court of Canada granted leave to appeal from a pair of British Columbia Court of Appeal decisions that overturned orders certifying price-fixing claims as class actions

Competition Tribunal confirms abuse of dominance must target competitors

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • April 18 2013

On April 15, 2013, the Competition Tribunal rejected the Commissioner of Competition's argument that the Toronto Real Estate Board was engaging in

The Competition Bureau publishes updated guidance on Corporate Compliance Programs

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • November 30 2008

On October 24, 2008, the Competition Bureau published the final version of its updated information bulletin on Corporate Compliance Programs (the “Bulletin”

Cross-border lessons in combating misleading advertising

  • Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • July 23 2013

Protecting consumers from false and misleading advertising is a key enforcement priority for both Canada's Competition Bureau and the United States

Supreme Court to clarify disparity in price-fixing class actions

  • Norton Rose Fulbright LLP
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • December 22 2011

The Supreme Court has granted leave to appeal from a pair of British Columbia Court of Appeal decisions that overturned orders certifying price-fixing claims as class actions