Jan. 21, 2020 - In our annual forecast of the year ahead for Canadian competition and foreign investment review law, we evaluate how developments in 2019 will influence these areas of the law in 2020. We discuss below the main issues and trends to watch for this year. Continued Focus on Enforcement in the...
Presentation: Competition Law Considerations for Joint Ventures and Other Collaborations
Joint venture collaborations may be subject to Competition Act provisions dealing with mergers and agreements with competitors.
This presentation, authored by Mark Katz, examines regulatory requirements for businesses planning to merge, including pre-merger notification and substantive review, and discusses areas of Competition Bureau enforcement in the battle against price fixing, the allocation of markets and supply/production control.
Jan. 15, 2020 - The official Annual Report under the Investment Canada Act (ICA) for the fiscal year 2018-19 was released at the end of 2019. This document sets out various statistics and other noteworthy developments during that time frame (i.e., April 1, 2018 to March 31, 2019) relating to the two...