Mondaq Canada: Anti-trust/Competition Law
McMillan LLP
On December 9, 2014, the Minister of Industry introduced the Price Transparency Act ("Bill C-49") which is aimed at the perceived problem of higher retail prices of some products in Canada as compared to the United States.
McMillan LLP
On December 9, 2014, the federal Minister of Industry introduced Bill C-49, the Price Transparency Act.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
On December 9, 2014, the Canadian government released Bill C-49, the Price Transparency Act, to amend the Competition Act.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On December 9, 2014, new legislation, referred to as the Price Transparency Act, was tabled in Parliament to target "unjustified" cross-border price discrimination.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
A Japanese motor vehicle components supplier, Yamashita Rubber, pleaded guilty to participating in an international bid-rigging conspiracy and was fined $4.5 million by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.
Cassels Brock
The Price Transparency Act would enhance the Commissioner’s formal investigative powers (e.g., the ability seek court orders to compel the production of confidential evidence).
Bennett Jones LLP
Can indirect purchasers claim damages in tort for breaches of the Competition Act? This was one of the issues before the British Columbia Supreme Court in Fairhurst v Anglo American PLC.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada dismissed the application by the Toronto Real Estate Board for leave to appeal the judgment overruling a decision of the Competition Tribunal.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On December 9, 2014, the Minister of Industry introduced Bill C-49, the Price Transparency Act (the PTA), a controversial bill to amend the Competition Act.
Cassels Brock
AstraZeneca Plc’s payment to Ranbaxy Laboratories Ltd. to delay a generic version of heartburn medication Nexium was not unreasonably anticompetitive.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
The proposed legislation is likely to be of significant interest to U.S.-based companies that have sales into Canada, particularly if they employ country-specific pricing strategies.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
Search warrants have been a longstanding tool in the Competition Bureau’s arsenal, and domestic and international "dawn raids" are standard in almost all significant cartel investigations.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
The Competition Bureau has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Competition Commission of India.
Cassels Brock
In its recent decision in Imperial Oil v. Jacques1, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") granted private class action litigants access to wiretap evidence obtained during a Competition Bureau (the "Competition Bureau") criminal investigation.
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
There are a variety of circumstances in which company representatives may find themselves communicating with their competitors
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Recent actions and statements from the Competition Bureau confirm that it has set its sights on the pharmaceutical industry and is preparing for increased intervention and enforcement in this sector.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
On December 2, 2014, the Competition Bureau approved the sale of three additional Shoppers stores to Rexall and an independent pharmacist operating under the McKesson banner.
Cassels Brock
In a speech last week, the Senior Deputy Commissioner of Competition indicated that the digital economy is squarely on the Competition Bureau’s radar.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Davies partner George Addy, a former head of Canada’s competition bureau, comments on "the aggressive action and threat of dismemberment of Google," saying that it is a direct affront to principles embedded in trade agreements and competitive market principles.
Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP
The Competition Bureau signed a Memorandum of Understanding (with the Ontario Securities Commission on November 25, 2014. The OSC regulates the capital market in Ontario.
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Disputes involving labour relations matters and those involving alleged anti-competitive conduct are generally deferent to specialized arbitrators or tribunals.
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