Godfrey and After: What’s New and Next in Canada and Lessons from the American Experience 

Nov. 8, 2019
Online

The CBA Competition Law Section's Competition Litigation Committee presents:

Godfrey and After: What’s New and Next in Canada and Lessons from the American Experience

November 8, 2019 | 12:15 PM to 1:30 PM Eastern
Teleconference


This cross-border panel will discuss the recent Supreme Court decision in Godfrey relating to certification of competition class actions, the American certification landscape, and the path forward for certification and trial of competition cases drawing on Canadian and American experiences.

•    Godfrey on certification and comparisons to the US approach 
•    Godfrey’s implications on the Quebec test for authorization
•    The path forward for certification: Key areas of dispute in future competition cases
•    The American view of Canadian class proceedings and the interplay between parallel cases 
•    Godfrey on the burdens of proof of harm at trial
•    The path forward on merits determinations 
•    Lessons from the American experience with antitrust class trials 

Moderator
Vera Toppings, Fasken LLP

Speakers
Emrys Davis, Bennett Jones LLP
Stacey Mahoney, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
David Sterns, Sotos LLP

 

printPrint     Bookmark and Share



    DATE AND TIME
    November 8, 2019
    12:15 PM - 1:30 PM (Eastern)

    FORMAT
    Teleconference

    INSTRUCTIONS
    Instructions will be sent via email the day prior to the event.

    COST
    Free for CBA Competition Law Section members, Section Affiliates, and members of the Competition Bureau.

    Section Affiliates, please email laurene@cba.org to register for this event.

    Competition Bureau Members, please email the Competition Bureau Learning Unit at ic.cblearningunit-uniteapprentissagebc.ic@canada.ca to register for this event.

 

CONTACT INFO

Lauren Essiambre
CBA National Office
laurene@cba.org 
1-800-267-8860 | 613-237-2925 ext. 146