Competition/Foreign Investment

Publications

26.03.21

Criteria for national security review of foreign investments expanded
Competition and Foreign Investment Bulletin
By Brittney LaBranche and Robyn Finley

17.02.21

Decreased 2021 merger thresholds under the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act
Competition and Foreign Investment Bulletin
By Alicia Quesnel, Brittney LaBranche and Robyn Finley

11.08.20

New Order under the Time Limits and Other Periods Act (COVID-19) brings temporary timeline extensions and uncertainty for foreign investors
Competition and Foreign Investment Bulletin
By Alicia Quesnel, Brittney LaBranche and David Thiedemann (Student-at-Law)

23.06.20

Make like the buffalo: Competition Bureau of Canada announces flexibility for competitor collaboration amid COVID-19 pandemic
Energy Newsletter
By Brittney LaBranche and Robyn Finley

23.06.20

Foreign investment policy in the time of COVID-19
Energy Newsletter
By Brittney LaBranche and Robyn Finley

14.05.19

New merger review thresholds introduced for 2019: the Competition Act and Investment Canada Act
Energy Newsletter - May 2019
Brittney LaBranche

05.12.18

Government of Alberta Takes Action to Address Unprecedented Price Differential
Energy Bulletin - December 2018
by Alicia Quesnel, Carolyn A. Wright, Evan W. Dixon, Brittney LaBranche, and Brendan Downey

19.12.17

Investment Canada Act Net Benefit Review: Recent Changes
BD&P Energy Newsletter - December 2017
Alicia Quesnel and Brittney LaBranche

02.04.15

Important Changes to the Investment Canada Act
BD&P Client Bulletin - April 2015
Alicia Quesnel, Jody Wivcharuk and Brittney LaBranche

24.02.15

Small Merger, Big Problem: The Supreme Court of Canada Addresses Merger Review
BD&P Energy Newsletter - February 2015
Brittney LaBranche

22.01.14

That’s No Conspiracy: Recent Guidance from the Alberta Court of Appeal
BD&P Energy Newsletter - January 2014
Brittney LaBranche

01.06.09

Criminal Conspiracy Or Strategic Alliance? Understanding Recent Amendments to the Competition Act (Canada)
BD&P Energy Newsletter - June 2009
Alicia Quesnel