The Litigator - Affleck Greene McMurtry, LLP » Competition Law http://www.thelitigator.ca Competition Law, Commercial Litigation and Arbitration Updates Sat, 13 Dec 2014 16:21:22 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Auto Parts Supplier Fined $4.5 Million For Bid-Rigging http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/another-japanese-auto-parts-supplier-fined-for-bid-rigging/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/another-japanese-auto-parts-supplier-fined-for-bid-rigging/#comments Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:47:08 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4209 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/another-japanese-auto-parts-supplier-fined-for-bid-rigging/feed/ 0 Competition Bureau Signs MOU With Competition Commission of India http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-competition-commission-of-india/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-competition-commission-of-india/#comments Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:33:28 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4179 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-competition-commission-of-india/feed/ 0 Loblaw Sells Three Shoppers Drug Mart Stores To Rexall and McKesson http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/loblaw-sells-three-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-to-rexall-and-mckesson/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/loblaw-sells-three-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-to-rexall-and-mckesson/#comments Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:30:41 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4181 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/12/loblaw-sells-three-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-to-rexall-and-mckesson/feed/ 0 National Energy pays $7 million to resolve door-to-door sales investigation http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/national-energy-pays-7-million-to-resolve-door-to-door-sales-investigation/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/national-energy-pays-7-million-to-resolve-door-to-door-sales-investigation/#comments Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:44:06 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4157 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/national-energy-pays-7-million-to-resolve-door-to-door-sales-investigation/feed/ 0 Medtronic secures approval to buy Covidien after agreeing to divestitures http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/medtronic-secures-approval-to-buy-covidien-after-agreeing-to-divestitures/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/medtronic-secures-approval-to-buy-covidien-after-agreeing-to-divestitures/#comments Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:35:36 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4159 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/medtronic-secures-approval-to-buy-covidien-after-agreeing-to-divestitures/feed/ 0 Reliance acquires its largest competitor, National http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-acquires-its-largest-competitor-national/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-acquires-its-largest-competitor-national/#comments Fri, 28 Nov 2014 01:23:31 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4116 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-acquires-its-largest-competitor-national/feed/ 0 Competition Bureau Signs MOU with the OSC http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-the-osc/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-the-osc/#comments Thu, 27 Nov 2014 23:33:13 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4147 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/competition-bureau-signs-mou-with-the-osc/feed/ 0 Bureau knocks Bauer’s helmet claims http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/bureau-knocks-bauers-helmet-concussion-claim/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/bureau-knocks-bauers-helmet-concussion-claim/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 20:27:32 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4097 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/bureau-knocks-bauers-helmet-concussion-claim/feed/ 0 Manulife – Standard Life Acquisition Cleared http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/manulife-standard-life-acquisition-cleared/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/manulife-standard-life-acquisition-cleared/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:47:29 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4095 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/manulife-standard-life-acquisition-cleared/feed/ 0 Canadian businessman extradited to US on fraud and bid rigging charges http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/canadian-businessman-extradited-to-us-on-fraud-and-bid-rigging-charges/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/canadian-businessman-extradited-to-us-on-fraud-and-bid-rigging-charges/#comments Tue, 18 Nov 2014 04:01:51 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4102 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/canadian-businessman-extradited-to-us-on-fraud-and-bid-rigging-charges/feed/ 0 Reliance scalded by $5 million penalty http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-scalded-by-5-million-penalty/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-scalded-by-5-million-penalty/#comments Thu, 13 Nov 2014 02:28:33 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4066 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/reliance-scalded-by-5-million-penalty/feed/ 0 Green light for Transforce’s Acquisition of Contrans http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/transforces-acquisition-of-contrans-approved/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/transforces-acquisition-of-contrans-approved/#comments Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:43:41 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4081 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/11/transforces-acquisition-of-contrans-approved/feed/ 0 Sale of Ten Shoppers Drug Mart Stores by Loblaw Approved http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/sale-of-ten-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-by-loblaw-approved/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/sale-of-ten-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-by-loblaw-approved/#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:59:16 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4057 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/sale-of-ten-shoppers-drug-mart-stores-by-loblaw-approved/feed/ 0 Competition Bureau Clears Burger King-Tim Hortons Merger http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/competition-bureau-clears-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/competition-bureau-clears-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger/#comments Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:37:19 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4054 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/competition-bureau-clears-burger-king-tim-hortons-merger/feed/ 0 Class action plaintiffs can obtain wiretap evidence http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/class-action-plaintiffs-can-obtain-wiretap-evidence/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/class-action-plaintiffs-can-obtain-wiretap-evidence/#comments Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:54:40 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4027 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/class-action-plaintiffs-can-obtain-wiretap-evidence/feed/ 0 Credit cards subject to provincial disclosure laws http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/credit-cards-subject-to-provincial-disclosure-laws/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/credit-cards-subject-to-provincial-disclosure-laws/#comments Thu, 02 Oct 2014 02:14:39 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=4008 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/10/credit-cards-subject-to-provincial-disclosure-laws/feed/ 0 Third parties cannot challenge merits of competition settlements http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/third-parties-cannot-challenge-merits-of-competition-settlements/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/third-parties-cannot-challenge-merits-of-competition-settlements/#comments Thu, 25 Sep 2014 13:39:35 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3977 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/third-parties-cannot-challenge-merits-of-competition-settlements/feed/ 0 Sale Of 14 Transcontinental Community Newspapers Approved http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/sale-of-14-transcontinental-community-newspapers-approved/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/sale-of-14-transcontinental-community-newspapers-approved/#comments Tue, 09 Sep 2014 23:07:34 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3968 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/09/sale-of-14-transcontinental-community-newspapers-approved/feed/ 0 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 Loblaws and Shoppers Divestitures Approved http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/loblaws-and-shoppers-divestitures-approved/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/loblaws-and-shoppers-divestitures-approved/#comments Sat, 16 Aug 2014 04:04:26 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3878 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/08/loblaws-and-shoppers-divestitures-approved/feed/ 0 Reynolds Free to Wrap Up Acquisition of NFP http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/reynolds-free-to-wrap-up-acquisition-of-nfp/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/reynolds-free-to-wrap-up-acquisition-of-nfp/#comments Fri, 20 Jun 2014 19:27:31 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3859 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/reynolds-free-to-wrap-up-acquisition-of-nfp/feed/ 0 Canada’s Anti-Spam Law http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/canadas-anti-spam-law/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/canadas-anti-spam-law/#comments Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:21:06 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3788 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/canadas-anti-spam-law/feed/ 0 Transcontinental Agrees to Sell 34 Community Newspapers http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/transcontinental-agrees-to-sell-34-community-newspapers/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/transcontinental-agrees-to-sell-34-community-newspapers/#comments Tue, 03 Jun 2014 20:03:09 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3727 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/transcontinental-agrees-to-sell-34-community-newspapers/feed/ 0 Business Directory Scammer Sentenced http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/business-directory-scammer-sentenced/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/business-directory-scammer-sentenced/#comments Tue, 03 Jun 2014 19:40:55 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3722 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/06/business-directory-scammer-sentenced/feed/ 0 Lousiana Pacific Abandons Plan to Acquire Ainsworth Lumber http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/lousiana-pacific-abandons-plan-to-acquire-ainsworth-lumber/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/lousiana-pacific-abandons-plan-to-acquire-ainsworth-lumber/#comments Thu, 15 May 2014 15:27:28 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3690 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/05/lousiana-pacific-abandons-plan-to-acquire-ainsworth-lumber/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 The Ebooks Saga: Kobo’s challenge explained http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/the-ebooks-saga-kobos-challenge-explained/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/the-ebooks-saga-kobos-challenge-explained/#comments Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:56:44 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3650 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/the-ebooks-saga-kobos-challenge-explained/feed/ 0 Competition Law Review http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/competition-law-review-2014/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/competition-law-review-2014/#comments Tue, 22 Apr 2014 20:34:02 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3586 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/competition-law-review-2014/feed/ 0 Cheerios: Download a coupon, lose your right to sue http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/cheerios-download-a-coupon-lose-your-right-to-sue/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/cheerios-download-a-coupon-lose-your-right-to-sue/#comments Fri, 18 Apr 2014 13:32:57 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3613 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/04/cheerios-download-a-coupon-lose-your-right-to-sue/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 Loblaws Agrees to Sell Stores to Acquire Shoppers http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/loblaws-agrees-to-sell-stores-to-acquire-shoppers/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/loblaws-agrees-to-sell-stores-to-acquire-shoppers/#comments Fri, 21 Mar 2014 22:11:46 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3522 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/loblaws-agrees-to-sell-stores-to-acquire-shoppers/feed/ 0 DRAM class action settlements http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/dram-class-action-settlements/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/dram-class-action-settlements/#comments Thu, 20 Mar 2014 14:30:39 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3507 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/dram-class-action-settlements/feed/ 0 Kobo Obtains Stay of Ebooks Settlement http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/kobo-obtains-stay-of-ebooks-settlement/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/kobo-obtains-stay-of-ebooks-settlement/#comments Tue, 18 Mar 2014 21:15:47 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3500 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/03/kobo-obtains-stay-of-ebooks-settlement/feed/ 0 Rogers fined $500,000 for not testing claim about dropped calls http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/rogers-fined-500000-for-not-testing-claim-about-dropped-calls/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/rogers-fined-500000-for-not-testing-claim-about-dropped-calls/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 22:47:23 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3451 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/rogers-fined-500000-for-not-testing-claim-about-dropped-calls/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 Hockey Equipment Merger Not Offside http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/hockey-equipment-merger-not-offside/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/hockey-equipment-merger-not-offside/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 23:01:57 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3372 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/hockey-equipment-merger-not-offside/feed/ 0 “Intentional interference with economic relations” now called “unlawful means tort” – Supreme Court of Canada clarifies test for tort http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/intentional-interference-with-economic-relations-now-called-unlawful-means-tort-supreme-court-of-canada-clarifies-test-for-tort/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/intentional-interference-with-economic-relations-now-called-unlawful-means-tort-supreme-court-of-canada-clarifies-test-for-tort/#comments Sat, 01 Feb 2014 14:21:04 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3347 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/02/intentional-interference-with-economic-relations-now-called-unlawful-means-tort-supreme-court-of-canada-clarifies-test-for-tort/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 Auto parts supplier fined $4.5 million http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-supplier-fined-4-5-million/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-supplier-fined-4-5-million/#comments Fri, 31 Jan 2014 20:43:55 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3341 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/auto-parts-supplier-fined-4-5-million/feed/ 0 Canada’s Anti-Spam Enforcers Sign MOU http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/canadas-anti-spam-enforcers-sign-mou/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/canadas-anti-spam-enforcers-sign-mou/#comments Sat, 25 Jan 2014 20:24:50 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3323 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/canadas-anti-spam-enforcers-sign-mou/feed/ 0 Pre-Merger Notification Threshold Increased to $82 Million http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/pre-merger-notification-threshold-increased-to-82-million/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/pre-merger-notification-threshold-increased-to-82-million/#comments Tue, 21 Jan 2014 23:57:09 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3321 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2014/01/pre-merger-notification-threshold-increased-to-82-million/feed/ 0 Competition Bureau Clears Life Sciences Merger http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/competition-bureau-clears-life-sciences-merger/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/competition-bureau-clears-life-sciences-merger/#comments Wed, 11 Dec 2013 03:03:22 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3221 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/competition-bureau-clears-life-sciences-merger/feed/ 0 Tobacco price maintenance case goes up in smoke http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/tobacco-price-maintenance-case-goes-up-in-smoke-3/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/tobacco-price-maintenance-case-goes-up-in-smoke-3/#comments Tue, 10 Dec 2013 00:30:19 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3217 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/tobacco-price-maintenance-case-goes-up-in-smoke-3/feed/ 0 Guilty Plea in Telemarketing Investigation http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/guilty-plea-in-telemarketing-investigation/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/guilty-plea-in-telemarketing-investigation/#comments Sun, 08 Dec 2013 02:50:08 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3199 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/12/guilty-plea-in-telemarketing-investigation/feed/ 0 Must read: The Little Black Book of Scams http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/must-read-the-little-black-book-of-scams/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/must-read-the-little-black-book-of-scams/#comments Tue, 26 Nov 2013 17:46:01 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3189 http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/must-read-the-little-black-book-of-scams/feed/ 0 La Coop fédérée agrees to terminate franchises to acquire Groupe BMR http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/la-coop-federee-agrees-to-terminate-franchises-to-acquire-groupe-bmr/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/la-coop-federee-agrees-to-terminate-franchises-to-acquire-groupe-bmr/#comments Tue, 19 Nov 2013 21:49:53 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3152 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/la-coop-federee-agrees-to-terminate-franchises-to-acquire-groupe-bmr/feed/ 0 Class action business as usual after SCC decisions http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/class-action-business-as-usual-after-scc-decisions/ http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/class-action-business-as-usual-after-scc-decisions/#comments Mon, 18 Nov 2013 00:00:06 +0000 http://www.thelitigator.ca/?p=3110 ...]]> http://www.thelitigator.ca/2013/11/class-action-business-as-usual-after-scc-decisions/feed/ 0