30 sept. 2019 - Traduction en cours. Canada’s Competition Bureau is actively seeking and reviewing smaller acquisitions that may not exceed pre-merger notification thresholds under the Competition Act but that may nonetheless raise substantive competition issues. The Bureau’s demonstrated interest in...
An Old Friend in New Clothes – Competition Law Insight
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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.”
24 sept. 2019 - Traduction en cours. The Supreme Court of Canada has released its long-awaited decision in two companion appeals that have significant implications for class actions alleging conduct that contravenes the criminal provisions found in Part VI of the Competition Act (Act). In its decision in...