Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) is a leading, national, full-service Canadian law firm focusing on business law, commercial litigation and arbitration, and intellectual property solutions for our clients. BLG is one of the country’s largest law firms with more than 700 lawyers, intellectual property agents and other professionals in five cities across Canada. We assist clients with their legal needs, from major litigation to financing to trademark and patent registration.
BLG’s competition and foreign investment review group provides advice to clients on all aspects of Canadian competition law and foreign investment review, including criminal and civil litigation, mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, abuse of dominance and marketing law. The group possesses a unique insight in dealing with competition law matters as a result of having acted for private sector clients, the attorney general of Canada and the commissioner of competition, and the head of the Canadian Competition Bureau. Members of the group were extensively involved in consulting and assisting in the implementation of the 2009 amendments to the Competition Act. The group is ranked in Global Competition Review’s GCR 100 as one of Canada’s leading practices, and its members are routinely cited for excellence in major domestic and international peer and industry surveys such as Chambers Global, Chambers Canada, Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal.