Oct. 23, 2020 - The Competition Act provides the Commissioner of Competition with a number of powerful investigative tools in respect of both criminal and civil matters, including the power to obtain and execute search warrants that allow Competition Bureau officers to enter premises and to seize...
Supreme Court of Canada Allows Indirect Purchaser Class Actions for Antitrust Claims
Davies partners John Bodrug, Adam Fanaki and Chantelle Spagnola provide insight on three recent Supreme Court of Canada decisions allowing indirect purchasers to assert claims in antitrust class actions. The article examines the reasoning behind these rulings and questions whether such actions will be workable in practice.
Sept. 17, 2020 - As the COVID-19 public health crisis continues to unfold around the globe, antitrust considerations remain important for businesses evaluating strategic options and reacting to the pandemic’s disruptive impact on business operations. The legality of competitor collaborations, the applicable...