Business Law Peterborough - Our team of Antitrust and Competition, we offer advice in all aspects of competition regulation and antitrust litigation during company mergers, acquisitions and restructuring. These transactions are under constant government scrutiny from regulators. Our skilled business law counsel assists companies to stay true to their core objectives while keeping within regulations.
Amongst our clients are both national and international businesses, whom we represented nationally before the Competition Bureau, in the Competition Tribunal and in the courts, and internationally before various competition review authorities. Professional counsel is offered on a wide range of antitrust matters: international cartel prosecutions, complex merger transactions, and predatory practices involving pricing, marketing, and distribution. Our practice is varied, involving representation of international and national corporations, company officers and directors, manufacturers and distributors involved in the energy, financial, electronics, telecommunications, textile and pipeline sectors. We have secured negotiated resolutions with the Competition Bureau for our client√?¬®le and have handled both civil and criminal problems.
Regulatory authorities here and abroad have been making merger review a major focus. Clients retain us to coordinate pre-merger strategy and conduct pre-merger notification of transactions across jurisdictions. We work often with competition counsel all around the world, allowing us to lead negotiations and advocate competition problems effectively on behalf of clients whose interests cross several jurisdictions.
We regularly provide clients with regular suggestion concerning business transactions in order to prevent antitrust allegations. We offer a multi-disciplinary team of experts to design compliance programs and workable solutions to be able to lessen the risk of our clients facing anti-competitive behavior problems. Business practices and regulatory compliance problems are increasingly coming under criminal and quasi-criminal investigation by competition regulators. We act on behalf of clients in the subsequent kinds of disputes involving relationships with customers and competitors: pricing policy issues such as minimum advertised pricing programs; price fixing; promotional allowances and rebates; suggested retail prices. We have experience in distribution and marketing disputes involving exclusive relationships, abuse of dominance and territorial restrictions. A lot of these problems have sparked a substantial increase in class litigation. Our litigators have a wide range of experience in class action litigation.
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