• Competition and Foreign Investment in Canada: Taking Stock of 2011 and Looking Ahead to 2012
  • August 14, 2012 | Authors: Le Nguyen; Sandy Walker
  • Law Firm: Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP - Toronto Office
  • 2011 saw a very active enforcement year for the Competition Bureau, while foreign investor jitters about Canada’s openness to investment following the Government’s rejection of BHP Billiton’s bid for Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan were somewhat allayed. This review highlights the most significant events in competition law and foreign investment review in 2011 and identifies developments to watch out for in 2012.