Corporate Counsel & Compliance


The Corporate Counsel and Compliance Committee deals with competition law issues of interest for in-house lawyers and aims to help develop and sustain the legal and practical skills of in-house counsel in substantive and procedural aspects of competition law and policy, including in particular all competition compliance matters.

Upcoming Committee Events

Watch for details of upcoming sessions

Past Events

Competition Law Basic Training Program: How to Spot Issues and Red Flags (June 17, 2024)

Unpacking the Process: A Brown Bag Session on 4 Ways to Challenge False Advertising (March 27, 2024)

Marketing & Advertising – Practical Guidance & Compliance Best Practices for In-House Counsel (September 18, 2023)

Competition Compliance in the Digital World: Algorithms, AI and Emerging Technologies (February 3, 2022)

Emerging Issues in Marketing and Advertising Law (February 1, 2022)

Online Reviews - The Next Frontier (December 6, 2021)

Corporate Counsel and Compliance Committee Roundtable: Recent Developments in the U.S. Department of Justice's Approach to Crediting Competition Law Compliance Programmes (March 3, 2020)

Competition Law Compliance 101: Building a robust program for your organization (December 12, 2019) Recording available upon request

Loi canadienne anti-pourriel (LCAP) : Présentation conjointe sur la conformité et l’application de la loi (June 6, 2019)
(Program available only in French)

Canada's Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL): A joint presentation on compliance and enforcement (November 20, 2018)

Compliance Training – an Essential Element to Having a Credible and Effective Compliance Program (May 23, 2018) Recording available upon request

Compliance in a Digital World: The Changing Role of In-House Counsel (February 22, 2018)

Management Buy-in: The Underpinning of Successful Compliance Programs (May 16, 2017)

Competition Litigation: Trends and Tactics (March 7, 2017) Recording available upon request

CBA Competition Law / ABA Antitrust Law joint Consumer Protection Conference (February 2, 2017)

Is Collaboration Key to Innovation? (December 6, 2016) Recording

Member Input

Ideas for program topics and other feedback to assist the committee in meeting members’ needs can be forwarded to the Committee Chair, Megan MacDonald.

Become a Committee Member

Any member of the Competition Law and Foreign Investment Review Section can become involved in this committee through participation in the committee listserv. Join online.

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