Canada's New Appetite for Antitrust Litigation: Cross-Border Mergers will be Scrutinized

Executive Counsel | JANUARY 1, 2013
Nikiforos Iatrou, Scott McGrath

Commissioner of Competition v CCS Corporation marks the first time since 2006 that the Competition Bureau challenged a merger before Canada's Competiton Tribunal. The resulting decision, in the Commissioner's favour, demonstrates that antitrust enforcement plays an important role in Canada.

Download the article to find out more about what makes this case so notable and lessons, for those contemplating mergers in Canada, that can be taken from the decision.