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Competition Bureau Releases Draft Model Timing Agreement

Posted in Merger Notification & Review
As mentioned in our prior blog post titled Commissioner Points to More Active Enforcement, Greater Transparency and Refined Approach to Efficiencies Defence, the Commissioner of Competition announced during his keynote speech at the Canadian Bar Association’s Competition Law Spring Conference on May 7, 2019 that the Competition Bureau intended to release for public comment a… Continue Reading

Proposed Revisions to the CCB’s Immunity Program: Minor Recalibration or Significant Shift?

Posted in Cartels & Other Competition Criminal Matters, Competition Compliance Programs, Competition Litigation
On October 26, 2017, the Canadian Competition Bureau (“Bureau”) released for public comment a revised version of its Immunity Program, under which a party may receive immunity from criminal prosecution if the party is the first to disclose an offence and agrees to cooperate with the Bureau’s investigation and prosecution of others. The revisions, discussed… Continue Reading