This newsletter links to recent media releases, reports, cases and legislation relating to competition and consumer law.
This newsletter includes links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to competition and consumer law.
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
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The Not For Resale ("NFR") distribution entry model to the Canadian market is acutely misunderstood. This discussion will outline the top 3 NFR "myths", and explore potential legal risks...
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Le Bureau de la concurrence a annoncé avoir conclu un consentement avec Facebook afin de clore une enquête sur la divulgation de renseignements personnels aux utilisateurs entre
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Le Bureau de la concurrence canadien a publié dernièrement un énoncé de position portant sur son examen de l'acquisition par la Compagnie des chemins de fer nationaux du Canada
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
Over the past several weeks, Alberta Premier Jason Kenney has repeatedly described herds of buffalo standing together facing winds head on, ...
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Like its predecessor, the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Canada-United States-Mexico Agreement (CUSMA) will influence the competition and foreign investment landscape in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
BLG is pleased to announce that the Quebec Superior Court (Civil Division) in the District of Montreal (the Court) issued a decision in favour of our clients...
Earlier this month, the South African Competition Tribunal found a firm guilty of abusing its dominance. The firm was a small trader with a market share of 4.7%.
It says something about Canada that many famous cases throughout Canadian legal history relate to the regulation of alcohol. Through the early 20th century, the regulation of alcohol was a fertile domain...
With the electronic commerce developed rapidly, the e-commerce platform becomes a battle ground for all businesses; even the traditional brands go along with the trend.
Shearman & Sterling LLP
On June 17, 2020, the European Commission published its highly anticipated White Paper detailing its "anti-subsidy tool," aimed at rectifying supposed distortions in the EU caused by...
Mamo TCV Advocates
On the 12 June 2020, the European Commission sent a draft proposal to Member States, purporting to further extend the scope of the State Aid Temporary Framework (the 'Framework')...
The EU General Court ruled that the Commission must demonstrate with a "strong probability" that the effect on competition is "significant" to block a merger that does not create a dominant company.
On 13 May 2020, following an extended consultation period, the Hong Kong Competition Commission (HKCC) accepted modified commitments (Final Commitments) from Booking.com, Expedia.com...
The Competition Commission of India (CCI) issued a press release proposing to omit Para 5.7 from Form I, which provides for giving information regarding non-compete restrictions (Restrictions)...
Khaitan & Co
Pankaj Rai v Secretary, Competition Commission of India & Ors. (Competition Appeal (AT) No. 01 of 2020), decided on 29 May 2020.).
Khaitan & Co
Schaeffler, in its Leniency Application, disclosed the cartel conduct amongst NEI, SKF, Schaeffler, Tata and Timken India Limited (Timken).
As the Irish economy re-opens following the Covid-19 lockdown, a coalition government consisting of Fianna Fáil, Fine Gael and the Green Party published Tuesday...