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How Does the Competition Bureau Decide Whether to Approve a Deal?

As the independent law enforcement agency tasked with administering┬áCanada’s Competition Act, the Competition Bureau operates on the fundamental assumption that competition is good for both businesses and consumers. So when examining a merger or acquisition, the Bureau will go through three main steps to determine whether a deal will result in reduced┬ácompetition: “We look specifically… Read more »