Merger Control: Canada Overview

August 27, 2020

Michael Kilby and Gideon Kwinter co-authored the “Merger Control: Canada Overview” chapter of a Practical Law Country Q&A published by Thomson Reuters. The chapter provides a high-level overview of merger control in Canada, with particular attention to topics such as:

  • The regulatory framework;
  • Canadian regulatory authorities;
  • Triggering events and thresholds;
  • Notification requirements, procedures and timetables;
  • Publicity and confidentiality;
  • Joint ventures;
  • Inter-agency co-operation; and
  • Proposals for reform.

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