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Litigation and Competition Law Publications - Recent

Litigation and Competition Law Publications - Recent

Latest Publications

Competition Bureau Takes Action On Mattresses

by Wendy Sun

The Competition Bureau wants to make sure that mattress buyers get a good night’s sleep knowing that they actually saved money instead of receiving a fake discount. In its latest application filed with the Competition Tribunal, the Bureau alleges that Hudson’s Bay Company misleads consumers through a “high-low” pricing strategy, whereby it grossly inflates the regular prices 

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Court of Appeal Blurs Boundaries in Forum Selection Case

by Daphne Hooper

A recent decision from the Ontario Court of Appeal has international arbitrators scratching their heads as non-contracting parties to a dispute based largely in Ontario are sent to arbitration in Germany. The majority decision of Brown J.A. is notable for the fact that it runs contrary to long-standing principles of both conflict law and the 

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No Work No Pay – Fee Sharing Agreements Are Subject to Court’s Review

by Wendy Sun

Class counsel are not permitted to pay off their rival firm using proceeds from the settlement funds in order to avoid competing actions, the Ontario Court of Appeal recently held. This type of payment arrangement was first brought before the Superior Court for approval in the Visa/MasterCard Class Actions, in the form of a fee sharing agreement. Both the Superior Court 

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Ken Dekker to participate in panel discussion on shareholder disputes

by Litigator Editors

Kenneth A. Dekker, Partner at Affleck Greene McMurtry LLP, will be part of an Osgoode Hall Law School CPD program panel: Shareholder Disputes and the Closely Held Company: Rights and Remedies for Litigators and Corporate Advisors, April 20, 2017.

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AGM featured in 17th Edition of GCR 100

by Litigator Editors

Affleck Greene McMurtry’s competition law team has once again been recognized by The Global Competition Review’s GCR 100. Now in its 17th year, the GCR 100 is an annual ranking of the world’s leading antitrust and competition law practices. “We are honoured that GCR 100 continues to recognize the hard work, talent, and dedication of 

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