Linda M. Plumpton

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M&A: Torys' top trends for 2013 - Trend 5 - Foreign Investment

Canada - January 3 2013 Foreign investors will change their investment strategies to compete for Canadian oil and gas assets…

Scott R. Cochlan, Omar Wakil

Canada signals new approach to sentencing for antitrust offences

Canada - December 10 2012 A recent sentencing decision, coupled with amendments just enacted to the sentencing provisions of the Criminal Code, means that tougher times may lie ahead for directors, officers and employees implicated in price-fixing and bid-rigging offences.

James Gotowiec

Decision in landfill case complicates merger enforcement landscape

Canada - June 15 2012 On May 29, 2012, the Competition Tribunal released its decision in Commissioner of Compeition v CCS Corporation, the first contested merger challenge since 2005.

Dany H. Assaf, Crawford G. Smith

Ontario court denies certification of overtime eligibility class action

Canada - May 7 2012 On April 27, 2012, Justice G.R. Strathy of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice denied the plaintiffs’ motion for certification in the most recent proposed overtime class action to be considered for certification by that Court, Brown v. Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce and CIBC World Markets Inc.

Sarah E. Whitmore, Stuart Svonkin, Patricia D. S. Jackson

B.C. Court of Appeal bars indirect purchaser claims

Canada - April 26 2011 On April 15, 2011, the B.C. Court of Appeal released two decisions that overturned lower court decisions certifying claims of classes of indirect purchasers and determined that indirect purchasers do not have a valid cause of action for damages for price-fixing.

Sandeep J. Joshi