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Focused on compliance: Competition Bureau releases corporate compliance bulletin
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • June 16 2015

The Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") recently released its Corporate Compliance Programs Bulletin (the "Bulletin"). The goal of the Bulletin is to


“Untapped” the risk of wiretap evidence falling into the hands of civil litigants
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • May 14 2015

In the aftermath of the global financial crisis and growing public mistrust, the investigation and prosecution of corporate misconduct has become a


Rogers agrees to pay $5.42 million in refunds for misleading advertising
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • March 17 2015

The Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") announced on March 16, 2015, that Rogers Communications Inc. ("Rogers") has agreed to pay $5.42 million in


Competition Bureau goes after Avis and Budget for misleading advertising
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • March 11 2015

The Competition Bureau (the “Bureau”) announced yesterday that it has initiated proceedings against Aviscar, Budget and their parent company, Avis


2015 Competition Act and Investment Canada Act merger review thresholds announced
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • February 2 2015

Earlier today, the Canadian Competition Bureau (the “Bureau”) announced that the pre-merger notification “Transaction-Size” threshold will increase


How efficient are you? Supreme Court decision will impact efficiencies defence in mergers
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • January 22 2015

Earlier today, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") issued its long-anticipated decision in Tervita Corp. v. Canada (Commissioner of Competition


Tsunami or tempest in a teapot: Canadian Government introduces Canada-US price gap bill
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • December 10 2014

Yesterday, the Minister of Industry announced that the Canadian Government had introduced Bill C-49 (Price Transparency Act) which would grant the


Wires crossed: Supreme Court of Canada permits use of criminal wiretap evidence in parallel class action
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • December 4 2014

In its recent decision in Imperial Oil v. Jacques, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") granted private class action litigants access to wiretap


Advertising 2.0: digital economy is on Competition Bureau’s radar
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • December 3 2014

In a speech last week, the Senior Deputy Commissioner of Competition (the "SDC") indicated that the digital economy is squarely on the Competition


Commissioner gives headshot to Bauer - company to cease hockey helmet performance claims
  • Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
  • Canada
  • November 17 2014

On November 13, 2014, the Competition Bureau (the "Bureau") entered into a Consent Agreement (the "Agreement") with Bauer Hockey Corp. ("Bauer"