May 27, 2020 - Preventing corruption is a day-to-day challenge that requires society as a whole to become aware of the necessity to foster a real cultural shift. Although legislation and internal policies remain essential, they are not sufficient to prevent corruption. They must be supplemented by a...
An Old Friend in New Clothes – Competition Law Insight
Davies partner Mark Katz examines the Competition Bureau’s recently sharpened focus pricing conduct in areas including price discrimination, predatory pricing, geographic price discrimination, promotional allowances and price maintenance.
Read the full article for insight into the Bureau’s draft enforcement guidelines on the civil price maintenance provision and the federal government’s announcement on a new civil prohibition against “unjustified cross-border price discrimination.”
May 25, 2020 - The federal government has published a draft legislative proposal that would allow for the extension of certain legislative time limits and other periods due to COVID-19. The draft proposal (referenced as the Time Limits and Other Periods Act [COVID-19]) released on May 20, 2020,...