Fundamentals of Canadian Competition Law

An invaluable reference tool, Fundamentals of Canadian Competition Law, Third Edition helps the non-specialist understand the basic issues in Canadian competition law, and explains complex issues for those with an interest in a particular area of competition law.

It provides summaries of applicable statutory provisions plus jurisprudence, guidelines and policy statements. Topics include:

  • Introduction and overview: the purpose of Canadian Competition Law
  • Criminal Conspiracy and Bid Rigging
  • Mergers
  • Abuse of Dominant Market Position
  • Price Maintenance
  • Exclusive Dealing, Tied Selling, Market Restriction, and Related Reviewable Practices
  • Misleading advertising and marketing practices
  • Private Competition Act Litigation
  • Private Applications to the Competition Tribunal
  • Investigative Powers, Procedural Issues and Special Remedies
  • Investment Canada Act Review

Jointly published by the CBA Competition Law Section and Carswell, and edited by James Musgrove (a past-Chair of the Competition Law Section), a new edition was released in fall 2015.

CBA members can exclusively access the book online for free, and can purchase a print copy from the Carswell store for 10% off*(quote promo code 66202 at checkout). Non-members can purchase print copies from the Carswell store. 

*Offer available exclusively to CBA members. 10% discount applies to Fundamentals of Canadian Competition Law, Third Edition only. Offer cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer from Carswell or Canada Law Book.