The Litigator - Affleck Greene McMurtry, LLP » Criminal Matters http://www.thelitigator.ca Competition Law, Commercial Litigation and Arbitration Updates Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:27:28 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Sixth auto parts fine brings total to over $51 million http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/sixth-auto-parts-fine-bring-total-to-over-51-million/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/sixth-auto-parts-fine-bring-total-to-over-51-million/#comments Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:05:17 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3939 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/sixth-auto-parts-fine-bring-total-to-over-51-million/feed/ 0 Criminal Investigations and Cross Border Litigation Not A Bar to US Depositions http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/criminal-investigations-and-cross-boarder-litigation-not-a-bar-to-us-depositions/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/criminal-investigations-and-cross-boarder-litigation-not-a-bar-to-us-depositions/#comments Wed, 14 May 2014 18:06:35 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3675 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/criminal-investigations-and-cross-boarder-litigation-not-a-bar-to-us-depositions/feed/ 0 US Obtains First Ever Extradition from Canada on Antitrust Charges http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/us-obtains-first-ever-extradition-from-canada-on-antitrust-charges/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/us-obtains-first-ever-extradition-from-canada-on-antitrust-charges/#comments Tue, 13 May 2014 17:00:29 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3670 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/us-obtains-first-ever-extradition-from-canada-on-antitrust-charges/feed/ 0 Shhh! No bid rigging in the library http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/shhh-no-bid-rigging-in-the-library/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/shhh-no-bid-rigging-in-the-library/#comments Fri, 02 May 2014 18:51:16 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3656 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/shhh-no-bid-rigging-in-the-library/feed/ 0 Freight Companies in an Ocean of Trouble http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/freight-company-in-an-ocean-of-trouble/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/freight-company-in-an-ocean-of-trouble/#comments Wed, 09 Apr 2014 03:08:59 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3579 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/freight-company-in-an-ocean-of-trouble/feed/ 0 Panasonic fined $4.7 million http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/panasonic-fined-4-7-million/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/panasonic-fined-4-7-million/#comments Thu, 20 Feb 2014 21:42:58 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3417 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/panasonic-fined-4-7-million/feed/ 0 Online Job Scammer in the Slammer http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/online-job-scammer-in-the-slammer/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/online-job-scammer-in-the-slammer/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 23:09:07 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3377 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/online-job-scammer-in-the-slammer/feed/ 0 Auto Parts Investigation http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-investigation/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-investigation/#comments Sat, 01 Feb 2014 03:28:31 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3345 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-investigation/feed/ 0 South American Airline Pleads Guilty to Price Fixing http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/08/south-american-airline-pleads-guilty-to-price-fixing/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/08/south-american-airline-pleads-guilty-to-price-fixing/#comments Tue, 20 Aug 2013 21:09:30 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2876 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/08/south-american-airline-pleads-guilty-to-price-fixing/feed/ 0 Online job scammer convicted http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/online-job-scammer-convicted/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/online-job-scammer-convicted/#comments Thu, 04 Jul 2013 02:25:34 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2751 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/online-job-scammer-convicted/feed/ 0 Business directory scam operator convicted http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/business-directory-scam-operator-convicted/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/business-directory-scam-operator-convicted/#comments Wed, 03 Jul 2013 20:40:54 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2765 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/07/business-directory-scam-operator-convicted/feed/ 0 The Great American Chocolate Bar Fine http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/the-great-american-chocolate-bar-fine/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/the-great-american-chocolate-bar-fine/#comments Fri, 21 Jun 2013 20:25:28 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2702 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/the-great-american-chocolate-bar-fine/feed/ 0 Cathay Pacific Fined for Air Cargo Surcharge Conspiracy http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/cathay-pacific-fined-for-air-cargo-surcharge-conspiracy/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/cathay-pacific-fined-for-air-cargo-surcharge-conspiracy/#comments Fri, 21 Jun 2013 18:42:35 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2677 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/cathay-pacific-fined-for-air-cargo-surcharge-conspiracy/feed/ 0 Individual charged with rigging bids for real estate services http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/individual-charged-with-rigging-bids-for-real-estate-services/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/individual-charged-with-rigging-bids-for-real-estate-services/#comments Thu, 13 Jun 2013 20:42:50 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2614 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/individual-charged-with-rigging-bids-for-real-estate-services/feed/ 0 Chocolate cartel crunched as price-fixing charges laid http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/chocolate-cartel-crunched-as-price-fixing-charges-laid/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/chocolate-cartel-crunched-as-price-fixing-charges-laid/#comments Wed, 12 Jun 2013 21:24:35 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2568 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/06/chocolate-cartel-crunched-as-price-fixing-charges-laid/feed/ 0 Gas price fixers convicted after trial http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/05/gas-price-fixers-convicted-after-trial/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/05/gas-price-fixers-convicted-after-trial/#comments Thu, 30 May 2013 16:47:50 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2494 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/05/gas-price-fixers-convicted-after-trial/feed/ 0 Japanese auto-parts maker to pay record $30 million fine for bid-rigging http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/japanese-auto-parts-maker-to-pay-record-30-million-fine-for-bid-rigging/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/japanese-auto-parts-maker-to-pay-record-30-million-fine-for-bid-rigging/#comments Sat, 20 Apr 2013 19:16:53 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2442 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/japanese-auto-parts-maker-to-pay-record-30-million-fine-for-bid-rigging/feed/ 0 Record $5 million bid rigging fine for auto parts maker http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/record-5-million-bid-rigging-fine-for-auto-parts-maker/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/record-5-million-bid-rigging-fine-for-auto-parts-maker/#comments Sat, 13 Apr 2013 14:06:59 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2366 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/record-5-million-bid-rigging-fine-for-auto-parts-maker/feed/ 0 Guilty pleas continue in gasoline price-fixing conspiracy http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/guilty-pleas-continue-in-gasoline-price-fixing-conspiracy/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/guilty-pleas-continue-in-gasoline-price-fixing-conspiracy/#comments Thu, 04 Apr 2013 17:04:32 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2349 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/04/guilty-pleas-continue-in-gasoline-price-fixing-conspiracy/feed/ 0 Competition Law Review 2013 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/03/competition-law-review-2013/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/03/competition-law-review-2013/#comments Wed, 20 Mar 2013 13:00:28 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=2172 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/03/competition-law-review-2013/feed/ 0 Guilty Pleas Continue in Quebec Gas Price-Fixing Conspiracy http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/01/guilty-pleas-continue-in-quebec-gas-price-fixing-conspiracy/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/01/guilty-pleas-continue-in-quebec-gas-price-fixing-conspiracy/#comments Wed, 02 Jan 2013 20:38:44 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1938 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/01/guilty-pleas-continue-in-quebec-gas-price-fixing-conspiracy/feed/ 0 More charges come down the sewer pipe http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/12/more-charges-come-down-the-sewer-pipe/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/12/more-charges-come-down-the-sewer-pipe/#comments Fri, 21 Dec 2012 16:27:02 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1925 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/12/more-charges-come-down-the-sewer-pipe/feed/ 0 Computer Files in Plain View: A Common Sense Approach http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/computer-files-in-plain-view-a-common-sense-approach/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/computer-files-in-plain-view-a-common-sense-approach/#comments Tue, 25 Sep 2012 17:07:03 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1731 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/computer-files-in-plain-view-a-common-sense-approach/feed/ 0 Charges Stayed After Crown Breaks Deal in Gas Conspiracy Case http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-stayed-after-crown-breaks-deal-in-gas-conspiracy-case/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-stayed-after-crown-breaks-deal-in-gas-conspiracy-case/#comments Thu, 13 Sep 2012 02:13:30 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1675 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-stayed-after-crown-breaks-deal-in-gas-conspiracy-case/feed/ 0 Waste Services Companies Trashed Consent Agreement, Bureau says http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/waste-services-companies-trashed-consent-agreement-bureau-says/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/waste-services-companies-trashed-consent-agreement-bureau-says/#comments Wed, 12 Sep 2012 15:58:23 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1630 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/waste-services-companies-trashed-consent-agreement-bureau-says/feed/ 0 Charges laid for Online Business Directory Schemers http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-laid-for-online-business-directory-schemers/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-laid-for-online-business-directory-schemers/#comments Tue, 04 Sep 2012 13:32:15 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1622 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/09/charges-laid-for-online-business-directory-schemers/feed/ 0 More gas price fixing guilty pleas http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/04/more-gas-price-fixing-guilty-pleas/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/04/more-gas-price-fixing-guilty-pleas/#comments Fri, 13 Apr 2012 19:49:39 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1329 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/04/more-gas-price-fixing-guilty-pleas/feed/ 0 Gas retailers fined $2 million for price fixing http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/03/gas-retailers-fined-2-million-for-price-fixing/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/03/gas-retailers-fined-2-million-for-price-fixing/#comments Tue, 20 Mar 2012 22:18:01 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1295 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/03/gas-retailers-fined-2-million-for-price-fixing/feed/ 0 Competition Law Review http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/03/competition-law-review-2011/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/03/competition-law-review-2011/#comments Mon, 19 Mar 2012 13:54:29 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Discoverability, continuing effects, and Competition Act limitation periods http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/discoverability-continuing-effects-and-competition-act-limitation-periods/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/discoverability-continuing-effects-and-competition-act-limitation-periods/#comments Tue, 28 Feb 2012 01:55:07 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1150 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/discoverability-continuing-effects-and-competition-act-limitation-periods/feed/ 0 Law suit alleging defamation by Competition Bureau allowed to proceed http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/law-suit-alleging-defamation-by-competition-bureau-allowed-to-proceed/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/law-suit-alleging-defamation-by-competition-bureau-allowed-to-proceed/#comments Fri, 24 Feb 2012 17:41:41 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1144 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/02/law-suit-alleging-defamation-by-competition-bureau-allowed-to-proceed/feed/ 0 New conspiracy provision of the Competition Act in action http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/01/new-conspiracy-provision-of-the-competition-act-in-action/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/01/new-conspiracy-provision-of-the-competition-act-in-action/#comments Mon, 09 Jan 2012 21:50:04 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1111 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2012/01/new-conspiracy-provision-of-the-competition-act-in-action/feed/ 0 Quebec court raps plaintiffs’ knuckles http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/12/quebec-court-raps-plaintiffs-knuckles/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/12/quebec-court-raps-plaintiffs-knuckles/#comments Thu, 22 Dec 2011 15:08:12 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1106 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/12/quebec-court-raps-plaintiffs-knuckles/feed/ 0 Joint Venture Decision Criminal, Alberta Court Says http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/11/joint-venture-decision-criminal-alberta-court-says/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/11/joint-venture-decision-criminal-alberta-court-says/#comments Fri, 11 Nov 2011 16:15:46 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=1009 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/11/joint-venture-decision-criminal-alberta-court-says/feed/ 0 The Long Arm of US Law Grabs Canadian Executive http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/09/canadian-executive-usa-law/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/09/canadian-executive-usa-law/#comments Tue, 20 Sep 2011 18:25:33 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=981 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2011/09/canadian-executive-usa-law/feed/ 0 Antitrust Division’s conduct in revoking immunity “fundamentally unfair” http://www.thelitigator.ca/2008/01/antitrust-divisions-conduct-in-revoking-immunity-fundamentally-unfair/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2008/01/antitrust-divisions-conduct-in-revoking-immunity-fundamentally-unfair/#comments Fri, 11 Jan 2008 01:28:20 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=354 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2008/01/antitrust-divisions-conduct-in-revoking-immunity-fundamentally-unfair/feed/ 0 Is free software criminal? http://www.thelitigator.ca/2007/01/is-free-software-criminal/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2007/01/is-free-software-criminal/#comments Tue, 16 Jan 2007 21:03:37 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=253 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2007/01/is-free-software-criminal/feed/ 0 Restitution or windfall? http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/11/restitution-or-windfall/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/11/restitution-or-windfall/#comments Sat, 11 Nov 2006 01:15:55 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=348 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/11/restitution-or-windfall/feed/ 0 Joint venturers not liable for price fixing http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/03/joint-venturers-not-liable-for-price-fixing/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/03/joint-venturers-not-liable-for-price-fixing/#comments Wed, 08 Mar 2006 19:06:46 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=280 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2006/03/joint-venturers-not-liable-for-price-fixing/feed/ 0 Competition Bureau obtains record fine for domestic paper conspiracy http://www.thelitigator.ca/2005/01/competition-bureau-obtains-record-fine-for-domestic-paper-conspiracy/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2005/01/competition-bureau-obtains-record-fine-for-domestic-paper-conspiracy/#comments Mon, 10 Jan 2005 01:37:38 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=245 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2005/01/competition-bureau-obtains-record-fine-for-domestic-paper-conspiracy/feed/ 0 Withdrawing a bid not “bid-rigging”, court finds http://www.thelitigator.ca/2004/07/withdrawing-a-bid-not-%e2%80%9cbid-rigging%e2%80%9d-court-finds/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2004/07/withdrawing-a-bid-not-%e2%80%9cbid-rigging%e2%80%9d-court-finds/#comments Thu, 29 Jul 2004 01:05:25 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=342 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2004/07/withdrawing-a-bid-not-%e2%80%9cbid-rigging%e2%80%9d-court-finds/feed/ 0